Lot n°0935

NABOKOV (Vladimir). - La Méprise. Trad. de l'anglais par M. Stora. P., Gallimard, 1939, in-12, br. (qq. taches brunes au dos dues à la colle). Edit. orig. Ex. SP (pas de grand papier). In June 1937 the Nabokov family left Marienbad for a brief stay in Paris before moving on to Cannes, and Nabokov took the opportunity to sell the French rights to 'Despair' to Gallimard. This was the first time that one of his books was translated from the English version rather than the Russian.
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