This volume studies the enigmatic but silent heroines Nabokov brings to the page.
Chapter 4, "Nabokov's Mermaid: 'Spring in Fialta'" by Elena Rakhimova-Sommers, is not available in the ebook format due to digital rights restrictions. You can find the earlier version of the chapter in the journal Nabokov Studies.
About the Author
Elena Rakhimova-Sommers is principal lecturer in Russian and global literature at the Rochester Institute of Technology.