The many faces of Lolita on book covers

Lolita, the titular character in Vladimir Nabokov’s novel, is hardly one-dimensional. So it’s pretty intriguing to see the many interpretations of just how she looks like from book cover to book cover. This online exhibit of the nearly-200 copies of Lolita by German author Dieter E Zimmer is extensive and quite astonishing.

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