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Quotation by Vladimir Nabokov
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As is well known (to employ a famous Russian phrase), my books are not only blessed by a total lack of social significance, but are also mythproof: Freudians flutter around them avidly, approach with itching oviducts, stop, sniff, and recoil.
Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977), Russian-born U.S. novelist, poet. The Eye, foreword (1965).
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