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The Two Lolitas

English · Hardback

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Zusatztext “Maar’s discovery is so astonishing that you would need to have firmly opted for ignorance to maintain it was unimportant.” —Daniel Kehlmann! from the preface Informationen zum Autor Michael Maar has taught at Stanford University and is a member of two German academies. A leading literary critic, he now lives in Berlin. Zusammenfassung Presents a literary detective story that investigates the possibility that Nabokov plagiarized Lolita from a work by a little-known Nazi journalist. This book uncovers a series of parallels between the two works and their authors. It casts light on the making of one of the works of the twentieth century.

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Authors Michael Maar
Assisted by Perry Anderson (Translation)
Publisher Verso
Languages English
Product format Hardback
Released 24.10.2005
EAN 9781844670383
ISBN 978-1-84467-038-3
No. of pages 112
Dimensions 145 mm x 198 mm x 15 mm
Subjects Fiction > Narrative literature
Humanities, art, music > Linguistics and literary studies > General and comparative literary studies

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