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Language: de
Pages: 527
Authors: Vladimir V. Nabokov, Dieter E. Zimmer
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher:

Der vielumstrittene, längst zu Weltruhm gelangte und zweifach verfilmte Roman einer tragischen Pasion: Ein Vierigjähriger verfällt dem grazilen Zauber einer kindlichen Nymphe und erfährt die Liebe als absolute Macht über Leben und Tod.
Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita
Language: en
Pages: 209
Authors: Ellen Pifer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Midway through last century, Lolita burst on the literary scene--a Russian exile's extraordinary gift to American letters and the New World. The scandal provoked by the novel's subject--the sexual passion of a middle-aged European for a twelve-year-old American girl--was quickly upstaged by the critical attention it received from readers, scholars,
Language: ro
Pages: 352
Authors: Nabokov Vladimir
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-14 - Publisher: Elefant Online

Poveste a iubirii obsesive și blestemate a lui Humbert Humbert pentru nimfeta Dolores Haze, capodopera lui Vladimir Nabokov a fost, pe rând, carte interzisă, roman scandalos, obiect de cult, pentru a deveni apoi un roman clasic al secolului XX. Din cauza subiectului său extrem de șocant Lolita a fost respins
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Vladimir Nabokov
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

'Lolita is comedy, subversive yet divine ... You read Lolita sprawling limply in your chair, ravished, overcome, nodding scandalized assent' Martin Amis, Observer Poet and pervert, Humbert Humbert becomes obsessed by twelve-year-old Lolita and seeks to possess her, first carnally and then artistically, out of love, 'to fix once for
Chasing Lolita
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Graham Vickers
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-08 - Publisher: Chicago Review Press

In the summer of 1958, a 12-year-old girl took the world by storm--"Lolita" was published in the United States--and since then, her name has been taken in vain to serve a wide range of dubious ventures, both artistic and commercial. Offering a full consideration of not only "the Lolita effect"