The Real Life of Sebastian Knight
But buried amid the extensive quoting, digressions, seeming explanations and meaningful digs at Mr Goodman, Sebastian's erratic and troubled persona remains as elusive as ever. As does the narrator's. Do they exist or are they an illusion? In the unresolved confusion between the real and unreal there are no answers, for this is a book that defies summing up in its quest for human truth.
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Review: The Real Life of Sebastian KnightUser Review - Sara Christy - Goodreads
I loved Lolita however to me this one really is Nabokov's best work, the story is great and the writing skills he shows here are just mind-blowing! Read full review
Review: The Real Life of Sebastian KnightUser Review - Eric - Goodreads
This is probably the most beautiful Nabokov novel I've read (and it's up there with his most poignant short stories, too). Many passages left me rather stunned. The trickery, obscurity, and general ... Read full review