The Luzhin Defense

The Luzhin Defense

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One of the major novels by Vladimir Nabokov, originally entitled "The Defense". The afterword is written by John Updike. The novel features a chess-playing genius Luzhin who discovers his gift in boyhood, rising to the rank of Grandmaster.
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  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 15mm | 196g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Russian
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0140187324
  • 9780140187328