Sie kommt -- kommt sie? [Mary]; Roman von Wladimir Nabokoff-Sirin. Vladimir Nabokov.

Sie kommt -- kommt sie? [Mary]; Roman von Wladimir Nabokoff-Sirin

Berlin: Ullstein, (1928). First German edition. Translated by Jakob Margot Schubert and G. Jarcho, this is the first published translation of a book by Nabokov. Original yellow printed wrappers, with photographic illustration. Inscribed "Lieber Frau Thompson zur freundlichen Erinnerung / Vladimir Nabokoff / Berlin / I-29." Wrappers a little soiled and faded on the spine. "In 1926 [Nabokov] had met C. Bertrand Thompson, husband of Véra's close friend Lisbet Thompson, and the two men became friends for life." (Boyd, Vladimir Nabokov: The Russian Years, pp. 93-94). Juliar D8.1. Item #30582

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