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Friday Reads: Nabokov’s Favorite Word is Mauve

Considering that Ben Blatt's book Nabokov's Favorite Word Is Mauve: What the Numbers Reveal About the Classics, Bestsellers, and Our Own Writing is as much about statistical analysis as it is about literature, I've been pretty engaged with it since the very first chapter. I like the idea behind this book, that Blatt is putting ...