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Title Lolita : the story of a cover girl : Vladimir Nabokov's novel in art and design / Edited by John Bertram and Yuri Leving.

Publication Info. Blue Ash, Ohio : Print Books, 2013.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Silvis PL Adult Non-Fiction - SVPG-1  741.64 LOL    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 251 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
still image rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents Preface: Pictures of Lo / Mary Gaitskill -- Introduction: Colorful misunderstandings, graphic misinterpretations / John Bertram and Yuri Leving -- Questions and answers / John Gall in discussion with John Bertram -- Fictions / Peter Mendelsund -- Reflections on covers commissioned for the Lolita Book Cover Project / Alice Twemlow -- Cover story / Barbara Bloom -- Passion and perception : the visual in the portrayal of Lolita in Nabokov, Kubrick, and Stern / Women's Design + Research Unit: Siân Cook and Teal Triggs -- A gallery of 80 newly commissioned Lolita covers -- Uncovering Lolita / Ellen Pifer -- Dyeing Lolita : nymphet in the paratext / Duncan White -- How to think in images, or Vladimir Nabokov's art of the image / Leland de la Durantaye -- Dolly as cover girl / Dieter E. Zimmer -- Selling concubines : who is the face of the Russian Lolita? / Yuri Leving -- Paperback Nabokov / Paul Maliszewski -- Nabokov and his industry / Stephen H. Blackwell.
Subject Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977. Lolita -- Illustrations.
Nabokov, Vladimir V., 1899-1977. Lolita. (DE-588)4251287-6
Lolita Literarische Gestalt. (DE-588)121948595
Book cover art.
Book covers -- Design.
Kunst. (DE-588)4114333-4
Design. (DE-588)4011510-0
Bucheinband. (DE-588)4008602-1
Illustration. (DE-588)4123412-1
Schutzumschlag. (DE-588)4180281-0
Added Author Bertram, John, 1966- editor of compilation.
Leving, ?I, editor of compilation.
Added Title Story of a cover girl
Vladimir Nabokov's novel in art and design
Pure colors, melting clouds, accurately drawn details, a sun-burst above a receding road with the light reflected in furrows and ruts, after rain. and no girls.
ISBN 9781440329869 (paperback)
1440329869 (paperback)

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