A Russian Beauty and Other Stories

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A Russian Beauty and Other Stories
First edition
Author Vladimir Nabokov
Translator Dmitri Nabokov, Vladimir Nabokov; Simon Karlinsky
Language English
Publisher McGraw-Hill
Publication date
Pages 268
ISBN 0-07-045735-2
OCLC 447413
LC Class PZ3.N121 Ru PG3476.N3

A Russian Beauty and Other Stories is a collection of thirteen short stories by Vladimir Nabokov. All were written in Russian by Nabokov between 1923 and 1940 as an expatriate in Berlin, Paris, and other places in western Europe. They appeared individually in the Russian émigré press. Subsequently, they were translated into English by him and his son, Dmitri Nabokov but for the first story which was translated by Simon Karlinsky. The collection was published in 1973.

Stories included[edit]