By Vladimir Nabokov,Dmitri Nabokov
Nabokov defined this novella, written in Paris in 1939 yet simply released two decades later, as 'the first little throb of Lolita'. The plot is identical: a middle-aged guy marriage ceremony an unattractive widow with the intention to indulge his paedophilic obsession along with her daughter.
However, The Enchanter has an totally varied surroundings, as time, position or even names stay a secret. Nabokov transforms his protagonist's makes an attempt to lull his twelve-year-old step-daughter right into a country of 'enchantment' right into a sleek, chilling fairytale.
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The Enchanter (Penguin Modern Classics) by Vladimir Nabokov,Dmitri Nabokov