Boyd, Brian. Nabokov's Lepidoptera. 1995

Bibliographic title

Nabokov's Lepidoptera: A Review Article on Dieter E. Zimmer’s "Nabokov's Lepidoptera"

Periodical or collection
Nabokov Studies
Periodical issue
v. 2
Publication year

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See also Ch. 8 and Ch. 9 from Boyd, Brian - Stalking Nabokov.


An appreciative but also critical review of Dieter E. Zimmer's first attempt at listing Nabokov's Lepidoptera, with suggestions for enhancing the guide, which Zimmer more than took up in subsequent iterations, first in print (until 2001) and then online

Superseded by the review of the 2001 edition, now ch. 9 of Brian Boyd, Stalking Nabokov.