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King Queen knave by Vladimir Nabokov

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson .
Written in English


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Statementby V. Nabokov.
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Open LibraryOL21845520M

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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of King, Queen, Knave A poor young man, sent to live and work with his uncle in Berlin, falls in love with his uncle's wife and gets caught up in her ambitious, yet incompetent plot to kill the uncle and take over his business. Franz Bubendorf . About King, Queen, Knave The novel is the story of Dreyer, a wealthy and boisterous proprietor of a men’s clothing emporium store.   Ruddy, self-satisfied, and thoroughly masculine, he is perfectly repugnant to his exquisite but cold middle-class wife Martha. She's a Berliner Bovary (Mr. Nabokov readily admits the influence), but along with her husband, her villa, her automobile, she has reached a point of domestic tedium and is ready for a lover. The knave is none other than Dryer's nephew Franz, purblind behind his thick glasses, provincial, callow, but at first eager. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "King, Queen, Knave" See other formats.