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  • Published: New York : Vintage Español, 2009.
  • Year Published: 2009
  • Description: 389 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Language: Spanish
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780307474674
  • 0307474674

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Lolita

by Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977.

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Humbert Humbert attempts to justify his love for and obsession with the barely adolescent Dolores Haze, known as Lolita. Humbert's cross-country flight with his adored nymphet ends with her betrayal of him with his rival, the evil Quilty, who pursues Lolita not out of love but out of lust and selfishness, and who functions as a kind of double for the more pure-hearted (if perverse) Humbert.

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A really twisted "love" story, but Nabokov's writing is beautiful. The clever way he uses his (and Humbert's) writing to manipulate and charm is really brilliant.

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