NABOKV-L post 0002326, Thu, 4 Sep 1997 16:03:00 -0700

Re: Schiff-Lyne LO scripts for sale (fwd)
EDITOR'S NOTE. Maurice Couturier, the leading French Nabokov scholar and
translator, is Editor of the forthcoming Pleade edition of Nabokov's
From: Maurice Couturier <>

A propos Stephen Schiff's note, let me mention that France is getting ready
to accomodate the new Lolita film on its screens. Gallimard has recently
contacted me to translate Nabokov's screenplay for the occasion (which I am
currently doing with my wife). I only hope that Shiff's screenplay will be
available when I prepare the Pleiade edition of this text in a year from
now. I will have seen the film in the meantime.

Universite de Nice - Sophia Antipolis
U.F.R. Lettres et Sciences Humaines
Maurice Couturier
phone : (33) 4
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