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Pnin : a novel

Pnin is a professor of Russian at an American college who takes the wrong train to deliver a lecture in a language he cannot master. Pnin is a tireless lover who writes to his treacherous Liza: "A genius needs to keep so much in store, and thus cannot offer you the whole of himself as I do." Pnin is the focal point of subtle academic conspiracies he cannot begin to comprehend, yet he stages a faculty party to end all faculty parties forever. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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  • ""A Russian-born professor struggles to cope with American idioms and idiosyncrasies at a university in upstate New York.""
  • "Life and character of a middle-aged emigre Russian professor in a small American college."
  • "Presents the 1957 novel in which a Russian-born professor struggles to cope with American idioms and idiosyncrasies at a university in upstate New York."
  • "Satirische notities over het leven in een kleine Amerikaanse universiteitsgemeenschap, waar de onpraktische, groteske, maar toch eigenlijk zo deerniswekkende professor Pnin, Russisch emigrant, niets van begrijpt."
  • "Satirische notities over het leven in een klein Amerikaanse universiteitsgemeenschap, waar de onpraktische, groteske, maar toch eigenlijk zo deerniswekkende professor Pnin, Russisch emigrant, niets van begrijpt."
  • "Pnin is a professor of Russian at an American college who takes the wrong train to deliver a lecture in a language he cannot master. Pnin is a tireless lover who writes to his treacherous Liza: "A genius needs to keep so much in store, and thus cannot offer you the whole of himself as I do." Pnin is the focal point of subtle academic conspiracies he cannot begin to comprehend, yet he stages a faculty party to end all faculty parties forever. From the Trade Paperback edition."@en
  • "Pnin is a professor of Russian at an American college who takes the wrong train to deliver a lecture in a language he cannot master. Pnin is a tireless lover who writes to his treacherous Liza: "A genius needs to keep so much in store, and thus cannot offer you the whole of himself as I do." Pnin is the focal point of subtle academic conspiracies he cannot begin to comprehend, yet he stages a faculty party to end all faculty parties forever."@en
  • "Pnin is a professor of Russian at an American college who takes the wrong train to deliver a lecture in a language he cannot master. Pnin is a tireless lover who writes to his treacherous Liza: "A genius needs to keep so much in store, and thus cannot offer you the whole of himself as I do." Pnin is the focal point of subtle academic conspiracies he cannot begin to comprehend, yet he stages a faculty party to end all faculty parties forever."

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  • "Ausgabe"
  • "Americké romány"
  • "Portraits"
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  • "Humorous fiction"
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  • "College stories"
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  • "Vertalingen (vorm)"
  • "American fiction"
  • "Dust jackets (Binding)"
  • "Powieść rosyjska"@pl
  • "Powieść amerykańska"@pl
  • "Powieść amerykańska"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Romans (teksten)"
  • "Belletristische Darstellung"
  • "Poezja rosyjska"
  • "Authors' presentation inscriptions (Provenance)"

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