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Invitation to a Beheading


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Novel by Nabokov, published in Russia in 1938 and in the U.S. in 1959.

Cincinnatus C. is in prison awaiting execution for his crime of “gnostical turpitude” or “opacity” since ...

Subjects: Literature.


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Vladimir Nabokov (1899—1977) Russian-born American novelist and poet


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