Garden City New York, 1955. Garden City New York, International Collectors Library (1955). Brown paper over boards, gold designand lettering., silk ribbon. Lolita is a 1955 novel written by Russian-American novelist Vladimir Nabokov. The novel is notable for its controversial subject: the protagonist and unreliable narrator, a middle-aged literature professor under the pseudonym Humbert Humbert, is obsessed with a 12-year-old girl, Dolores Haze, with whom he becomes sexually involved after he becomes her stepfather. "Lolita" is his private nickname for Dolores. The novel was originally written in English and first published in Paris in 1955 by Olympia Press. (good read). Mint / No dj as issued. Item #927
Garden City New York, International Collectors Library, 1955. Lolita was originally published by The Olympia Press ' Mint, clean, vibrant , Brown paper over boards, gold design and lettering, silk ribbon.