The Tragedy of Mister Morn
The Tragedy of Mister Morn

Edition:
ISBN: 9780307960801
Year of publication: 2013

The Tragedy of Mister Morn


Author:
Vladimir Nabokov

Translator:
Thomas Karshan
Anastasia Tolstoy

Genre:
Drama, In verse


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Vladimir Nabokov THE TRAGEDY OF MISTER MORN With an Introduction by Thomas Karshan Translated by Anastasia Tolstoy and Thomas Karshan Contents Introduction by Thomas Karshan THE TRAGEDY OF MISTER MORN Dramatis Personae Act 1   Scene I   Scene II Act 2 Act 3   Scene I   Scene II Act 4 Act 5   Scene I   Scene II Further Reading A Note About the Author and the Translators Other Books by This Author Introduction The Tragedy of Mister Morn was Vladimir Nabokov’s first major work, and the laboratory in which he discovered and tested many of the themes he would subsequently develop in the next fifty-odd years: the elusiveness of happiness; the creative and destructive playfulness of the imagination; courage, cowardice, and loyalty; the truth of masks; the struggle of freedom and order for possession of the soul; the sovereignty of desire and illicit passion; and what...

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