Nominated for 1 Oscar.
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(short story "Podlets")
(novel "Lolita") / (screenplay)
Wrote introduction to "Nikolai Gogol"
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Vladimir Nabokoff-Sirin | V. Sirin | Vladimir Sirin
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The verbal poetic texture of [William Shakespeare
] is the greatest the world has known, and is immensely superior to the structure of his plays as plays. With Shakespeare it is the metaphor that is the thing, not the play.
Donated his massive collections of rare butterflies to Harvard University and to Zoology Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland.