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18 August

On August 18, 1958, Vladimir Nabokov’s most famous and controversial book “Lolita” was published in the United States. The novel, which has been called a work of genius by some and pornography by others, became an instant bestseller and one of the best-known literature works of the 20th century.…

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Peter Carl Faberge

Peter Carl Faberge was a world famous master jeweler and head of the ‘House of Faberge’ in Imperial Russia in the waning days of the Russian Empire.

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