"Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul": First edition of Collins Collectors' Choice: Vladimir Nabokov: Five Novels
Collins Collectors’ Choice: Vladimir Nabokov: Five Novels.
Nabokov, Vladimir. Introduction by Peter Quennell.$85.00
Item Number: 89097
London: Williams Collins Sons and Co Ltd, 1979.
First edition of this collection of five of Nabokov’s best known works including Lolita. Octavo, original leatherette gilt. Fine in a fine just jacket.
Russian-American novelist Vladimir Nabokov's first writings were in Russian, but he achieved his greatest fame with the novels he wrote in the English language, including his masterpiece Lolita. Included in this collection are five of Nabokov's best known novels: Lolita, The Gift, Invitation to a Beheading, King Queen Knave, and Glory.