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Lolita

Vladimir Nabokov

Awe and exhilaration--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 postw...
Publish Date
1989-03-13T00:00:00.000Z
1989-03-13T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1955
Goodreads rating
3.89
ISBN
9780679723165
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There are two books whose final lines make me cry without fail, irrespective of how many times I read them, and one is Lolita.      source
2019-02-20T00:00:00.000Z
Loved it.      source
2018-02-26T00:00:00.000Z
Top Must Reads      source
2020-08-24T17:21:08.000Z
@parabasis lolita *is* my favorite book tho.      source
2018-05-07T12:17:16.000Z
'Best book you have ever read?' "Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov." I answer @zanger @thedrum 10 Questions      source