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Vladimir Nabokov - Author


Considered to be one of the greatest novelists of the twentieth century, Vladimir Nabokov was born in St Petersburg in 1899. After living in Europe and studying at Cambridge University, he moved to the United States in 1940, where he pursued a brilliant literary career. He died in 1977 in Switzerland.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Vladimir Nabokov

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
Lolita
Vladimir Nabokov
June 2012 Guest Editor Joanne Harris on Lolita... The book that taught me that language, correctly used, can evoke any sensation, create any emotion. Perfect voodoo on the page.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/08/2011
Lolita - Special Limited Edition by Vladimir Nabokov
Lolita - Special Limited Edition
Vladimir Nabokov
This controversial novel is a masterful observation of the dark side of human nature. Although it is a story about an older man seducing a much younger girl and may make for uncomfortable reading the characters are so well drawn...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/07/2009

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