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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date May 1, 1989
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679723431
ISBN-10 0679723439
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Original list price $15.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Nabokov delves into the mind of a man obsessed with the idea of making his own murder a perfect crime
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Extensively revised by Nabokov in 1965--thirty years after its original publication--Despair is the wickedly inventive and richly derisive story of Hermann, a man who undertakes the perfect crime--his own murder.

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Paperback
Book cover for 9780679723431
 
The price comparison is for this edition
Reissue edition from Vintage Books (May 1, 1989)
9780679723431 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $15.95
About: Nabokov delves into the mind of a man obsessed with the idea of making his own murder a perfect crime
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781441873224 Book cover for 9781480541696 Book cover for 9781501287299
 
With Christopher Lane (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (August 18, 2015)
9781501287299 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | List price $9.99
About: Extensively revised by Nabokov in 1965 — thirty years after its original publication — Despair is the wickedly inventive and richly derisive story of Hermann, a man who undertakes the perfect crime: his own murder.
With Christopher Lane (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (December 1, 2013)
9781480541696 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.18 lbs | List price $14.99
About: Extensively revised by Nabokov in 1965 — thirty years after its original publication — Despair is the wickedly inventive and richly derisive story of Hermann, a man who undertakes the perfect crime: his own murder.
With Christopher Lane (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Brilliance Audio (December 1, 2013)
9781480541689 | details & prices | 6.50 × 5.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.38 lbs | List price $19.99
With Christopher Lane (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Brilliance Audio (March 20, 2011)
9781441873224 | details & prices | 6.50 × 5.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $29.99
About: Extensively revised by Nabokov in 1965 — thirty years after its original publication — Despair is the wickedly inventive and richly derisive story of Hermann, a man who undertakes the perfect crime: his own murder.
With Christopher Lane (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (March 20, 2011)
9781441873248 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.15 lbs | List price $24.99

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