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Butterfly collected by Vladimir Nabokov 9 June 1941 HNM

Butterfly collected by Vladimir Nabokov 9 June 1941 HNM


Pinned butterfly from Vladimir Nabokov's personal collection.

June 1, 1941. Jackson, Tennessee Nabokov wrote to his mentor William Comstock at the Museum that most of his collecting “was done along the (more or less ' ...

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Historically collecting and pinning insects was widespread, and in the Victorian age a very popular

Nabokov's fascination with butterflies began as a child. His grandmother had been interested in natural science and engaged the distinguished professor of ...

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"Literature and butterflies are the two sweetest passions known to man." -- Vladimir Nabokov.

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Vladimir Nabokov with butterflies. Photo by Carl Mydans, 1958

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Nabokov wrote Lolita while travelling on butterfly-collection trips in the western United States that he undertook every summer. Véra acted as "secretary, ...

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Butterfly mimicry in Danaoid Heliconiid butterflies (models on left and mimics on right in each pair):- - upper left: Mechanitis agaensis egaensis - upper ...

Vladimir Nabokov made several journeys west to hunt for butterflies, while taking notes for what would become his landmark novel, 'Lolita'


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Amaranta would sigh, laugh, and dream of a second homeland of handsome men and beautiful women who spoke a childlike language, with ancient cities of whose ...

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Nabokov is noted for his complex plots, clever word play, and use of alliteration. He gained both fame and notoriety with his novel Lolita (1955), ...

The Karner blue, an endangered butterfly indigenous to the Pine Bush, first identified by Vladimir Nabokov in 1944

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Nabokov's butterflies in first American edition of Lolita, 1958. Image via the Nabokov Museum

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Limenitis populi Linnaeus, 1758 [Nymphalidae]: This is a stately Palearctic butterfly with a wingspan of 65–80 mm, dark brown with white marks and red ...

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She smuggled her translation out of Paris just ahead of the Nazis and published it in England in 1941. It was not released in Germany until 1948.

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A Spanish version of Kafka's The Metamorphosis, illustrations (engravings) by José Hernández. Epilogue by Vladimir Nabokov. Galaxia Gutenberg (Barcelona ...

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