The Real Lolita - The Kidnapping of Sally Horner and the Novel that Scandalized the World (ebok) av Sarah Weinman
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Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita is one of the most beloved and notorious novels of all time. And yet, very few of its readers know that the subject of the novel was inspired by a real-life case: the 1948 abduction of eleven-year-old Sally Horner. Weaving together suspenseful crime narrative, cultural and social history, and literary investigation, The Real Lolita restores Sally Horner to her rightful place in the lore of the novel's creation. Drawing upon extensive investigations, legal documents, p…

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Undertittel The Kidnapping of Sally Horner and the Novel that Scandalized the World
Forfattere Sarah Weinman (forfatter)
Utgitt 11 september 2018
Sjanger Dokumentar og fakta, Historie, Biografier
Språk English
Format epub
DRM-beskyttelse Adobe DRM
ISBN 9781474605625
Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita is one of the most beloved and notorious novels of all time. And yet, very few of its readers know that the subject of the novel was inspired by a real-life case: the 1948 abduction of eleven-year-old Sally Horner. Weaving together suspenseful crime narrative, cultural and social history, and literary investigation, The Real Lolita restores Sally Horner to her rightful place in the lore of the novel's creation. Drawing upon extensive investigations, legal documents, public records, and interviews with remaining relatives, Sarah Weinman casts a new light on the dark inspiration for a modern classic.