A moral tale: Nabokov's butterflies | Curio

A moral tale: Nabokov's butterflies

12 mins | Sep 8, 2017

Was Vladimir Nabokov a bad Samaritan? Did he ignore the groans of a dying man in order to continue chasing a butterfly? Levi Stahl recounts a potentially revealing anecdote from the illustrious novelist’s life.

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From Lapham's Quarterly