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Lolita.

Author: Vladimir Nabokov
Publisher: New York : Random House US, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Awe and exhiliration--along with heartbreak and mordant wit--abound in Lolita, Nabokov's most famous and controversial novel, which tells the story of the aging Humbert Humbert's obsessive, devouring, and doomed passion for the nymphet Dolores Haze. Lolita is also the story of a hypercivilized European colliding with the cheerful barbarism of postwar America. Most of all, it is a meditation on love--love as outrage  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nabokov, Vladimir.
Lolita.
New York : Random House US, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vladimir Nabokov
ISBN: 9780679723165 0679723161
OCLC Number: 1031966222
Description: 1 online resource (253 pages)

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Awe and exhiliration--along with heartbreak and mordant wit--abound in Lolita, Nabokov's most famous and controversial novel, which tells the story of the aging Humbert Humbert's obsessive, devouring, and doomed passion for the nymphet Dolores Haze. Lolita is also the story of a hypercivilized European colliding with the cheerful barbarism of postwar America. Most of all, it is a meditation on love--love as outrage and hallucination, madness and transformation.

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