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The same man who carried off this most challenging of anti heroes with aplomb in the controversial Kubrick film adaptation, Jeremy Irons narration of this timeless classic retains all the dignity and skill of his original performanceLolita, light of my life, fire of my loins My sin, my soul Lo lee ta the tip of my tongue taking a trip of three steps down the palate to tap, at three, on the teeth Lo Lee TaSavagely funny and hauntingly sad, Lolita is Nabokov s most famous and controversial novel It is the story of tortured college professor Humbert Humbert and his dangerous obsession with honey skinned schoolgirl Dolores Haze Determined to possess his Lolita , Humbert embarks on a disastrous journey across an American landscape littered with fast food diners, gas stations and lonely motels Brilliantly evocative and bitingly satirical in its depiction of postwar America, Lolita still has the power to shock and beguile

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