The abalone composer

February 1, 2015

Vladimir-Nabokov

Chess [Abalone] problems demand from the composer the same virtues that characterize all worthwhile art: originality, invention, conciseness, harmony, complexity and splendid insincerity.”
(Poems and Problems, 1969)

Vladimir Nabokov, Russian-American novelist (1899-1977)

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