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25 Books To Read Before You Die

Lolita is included on Time's List of the 100 Best Novels in English-language from 1923 to 2005.The novel is notable for its controversial subject: the protagonist & unreliable narrator, a 37–38-year-old literature professor, Humbert Humbert, is obsessed with the 12-year-old Dolores Haze, with whom he becomes sexually involved after he becomes her stepfather

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20 Amazing Reimagined Book Covers

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov, reimagined by artist Emmanuel Polanco / via @Flavorpill / Flavorwire

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IMAGES: 7 Stunning Cover Redesigns Of 'Lolita'

The cover image interacts with the text nicely here, and the choice of image along with the soft, hand-written looking font also perfectly fits the theme of the book.

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10 Best-Selling Books That Were Originally Rejected

Know an old perfume called Soleil Vert? Are you from Paris, Mister?

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"Lolita" (cover of the first edition) > Vladimir Nabokov > 1955 > Fiction / Romance Novel / Tragicomedy > Novel

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Designing “Lolita”

De "Lolita" hay preciosas cubiertas, pero cuesta ver alguna que sea simplemente tipográfica. Esta maravilla es de Isaac Tobin, para una edición de la novela de Nabokov publicada en 2002.

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“…my Lolita remarked: “You know, what’s so dreadful about dying is that you are completely on your own”; and it struck me, as my automaton knees went up and down, that I simply did not know a thing about my darling’s mind and that quite possibly, behind the awful juvenile cliches, there was in her a garden and a twilight, and a palace gate - dim and adorable regions which happened to be lucidly and absolutely forbidden to me, in my polluted rags and miserable convulsions…”

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Fantastic Lolitia book cover by Kathryn Macnaughton. Check out her Stienbeck series too.

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