Download e-book for kindle: Ada or Ardor: A Family Chronicle (Penguin Modern Classics) by Vladimir Nabokov

By Vladimir Nabokov

ISBN-10: 0141181877

ISBN-13: 9780141181875

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ISBN-13: 9780141197135

ISBN-10: 1480541311

ISBN-13: 9781480541313

Written in mischievous and magically flowing prose, this can be Nabokov's 'other' nice love tale; with a few of Lolita's perversity and masses extra playfulness. Romance follows Ada and Van from their first youth assembly via 8 years of rapture, in a ebook that is seemed through many to be Nabokov's richest and such a lot ambitious.

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