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Vladimir Nabokov
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Vladimir Nabokov


Two of the most notorious novels of that same period of the late 1950s and early 1960s, Anthony Burgess’s A Clockwork Orange (1962) and Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita (1958) are famous for bad sex.
Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  Russian-born American writer and poet best remembered for his famous (infamous) novel Lolita (1899-1977)
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Strongly Associated with:   Lolita (the novel)
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  • Two of the most notorious novels of that same period of the late 1950s and early 1960s, Anthony Burgess’s A Clockwork Orange (1962) and Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita (1958) are famous for bad sex.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • Vladimir Nabokov created one of the nastiest villains in modern literature in Lolita’s Humbert Humbert.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • Franz Kafka, Samuel Beckett, James Joyce, Vladimir Nabokov, Angela Carter, and T. Coraghessan Boyle are only a few of those twentieth-century masters of the ironic stance.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Vladimir Nabokov [9] , Lolita (the novel) [7] , Dostoyevsky [9] , Leo Tolstoy [9] , Pushkin [9]
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