NABOKV-L post 0000843, Fri, 1 Dec 1995 09:09:48 -0800

Re: Library of America queries (fwd)
EDITORIAL NOTE. This and the following posting are replies to Brian
Boyd's request for information needed inhis annotation of the forthcoming
Library of American editions of VN's works.

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Date: Thu, 30 Nov 1995 22:24:41 -0500
To: Vladimir Nabokov Forum <NABOKV-L@UCSBVM.UCSB.EDU>
Subject: Re: Library of America queries (fwd)

In the commentary to line 347 in *Pale Fire*, "curious Germans" is from
Pope's `Imitations of English Poets: Earl of Dorset---``Phryne'' '.
Nabokov also quotes this in *Speak, Memory*, page 278.

John Lavagnino
Women Writers Project, Brown University