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Reading Lolita in Tehran : a memoir in books

Author: Azar Nafisi
Publisher: Waterville, ME : Wheeler, 2003.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author describes growing up in the Islamic Republic of Iran and the group of young women who came together at her home in secret every Thursday to read and discuss great books of Western literature.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Biography
Autobiographies
Named Person: Azar Nafisi; Azar Nafisi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Azar Nafisi
ISBN: 158724487X 9781587244872
OCLC Number: 52542091
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, 2003.
Description: 613 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Contents: Lolita --
Gatsby --
James --
Austen.
Responsibility: Azar Nafisi.

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The author describes growing up in the Islamic Republic of Iran and the group of young women who came together at her home in secret every Thursday to read and discuss great books of Western literature.

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