The Annotated Lolita: Revised and Updated
The annotated text of this modern classic. It assiduously illuminates the extravagant wordplay and the frequent literary allusions, parodies, and cross-references. Edited with a preface, introduction and notes by Alfred Appel, Jr.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - imjustmea - LibraryThing
I'm surprised at how much I loved this book. The subject matter is complex and yes, the main character is a pedophile but thanks to Nabokov's masterful language play I got sucked in to the narrative ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MrsRichardSchiller - LibraryThing
I wish I could say that this is the 'definitive' annotation, but it is not. It just happens to be the only one I could find to replace my missing FIRST edition copy! Sadly, many "corrections" have ... Read full review