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Marcel Proust

In Search of Lost Time: v. 1
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

Since the original prewar translation there has been no completely new rendering of the French original into English. This translation brings to the fore a more sharply engaged, comic and lucid Proust. IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME is one of the greatest, most entertaining reading experiences in any langua...

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In Search of Lost Time: v. 6
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

Since the original, prewar translation there has been no completely new rendering of the French original into English. This translation brings to the fore a more sharply engaged, comic and lucid Proust. IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME is one of the greatest, most entertaining reading experiences in any langu...

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In Search Of Lost Time, Vol 2
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

A new definitive text of Marcel Proust's novel was published by the Bibliotheque de la Pleiade in 1989. For the present six-volume edition, D. J. Enright has further revised Terence Kilmartin's acclaimed revision of C. K. Scott Moncrieff's translation, and has incorporated significant new material. ...

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In Search Of Lost Time Vol 1
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

THE ACCLAIMED FULLY REVISED EDITION OF THE SCOTT MONCRIEFF AND KILMARTIN TRANSLATIONIn the opening volume of Proust's great novel, the narrator travels backwards in time in order to tell the story of a love affair that had taken place before his own birth. Swann's jealous love for Odette provides a ...

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Swann's Way
by Marcel Proust ~ Hardback

It all begins with a letter. Fall in love with Penguin Drop Caps, a new series of twenty-six collectible and hardcover editions, each with a type cover showcasing a gorgeously illustrated letter of the alphabet. In a design collaboration between Jessica Hische and Penguin Art Director Paul Buckley, ...

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In Search of Lost Time: v. 6
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

Volume VI includes the indispensable Guide to Proust compiled by Terence and Joanna Kilmartin. The guide is an exhaustive synopsis of each of the original seven books and indexes of all the characters, places, themes, and real-life people mentioned by Proust in In Search of Lost Time, his life's ach...

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The Remembrance of Things Past: Vol 1
by Marcel Proust ~ Hardback

Here are the first two volumes of Proust's monumental achievement, Swann's Way and Within a Budding Grove. The famous overture to Swann's Way sets down the grand themes that govern In Search of Lost Time as the narrator recalls his childhood in Paris and Combray, exquisite memories, long since passe...

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Pleasures and Days
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

Proust's only other work of fiction published in his lifetime apart from the monumental novel cycle In Search of Lost Time, Pleasures and Days takes the reader on a journey through the high-society circles of fin-de-siecle Paris, presenting the lives, loves and attitudes of a host of unforgettable c...

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a la Recherche Du Temps Perdu
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

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a la Recherche Du Temps Perdu
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

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a la Recherche Du Temps Perdu
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

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Swann's Way
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

Begun in 1909, finished just before Proust's death in 1922, many of the novel's ideas, motifs, and scenes appear in adumbrated form in Proust's unfinished novel, Jean Santeuil, and in his unfinished hybrid of philosophical essay and story, Contre Sainte-Beuve. His novel has had a pervasive influence...

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Swann's Way
by Marcel Proust ~ Hardback

The Narrator is a sensitive young man who wishes to become a writer, whose identity is kept vague. As a child, his anxiety at leaving his mother at night and his attempts to force her to come and kiss him goodnight, culminates in a spectacular success, when his father suggests that his mother stay t...

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Swann's Way
by Marcel Proust ~ Hardback

The Narrator is a sensitive young man who wishes to become a writer, whose identity is kept vague. As a child, his anxiety at leaving his mother at night and his attempts to force her to come and kiss him goodnight, culminates in a spectacular success, when his father suggests that his mother stay t...

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a la Recherche Du Temps Perdu
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

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Swann's Way
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

When you want to read in both French and English, though, there's a great option: bilingual books! Reading bilingual books and inferring the vocabulary and grammar is a far superior method of language learning than traditional memorization. It is also much less painful. Swann's Way tells two related...

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Swann's Way
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

The Narrator is a sensitive young man who wishes to become a writer, whose identity is kept vague. As a child, his anxiety at leaving his mother at night and his attempts to force her to come and kiss him goodnight, culminates in a spectacular success, when his father suggests that his mother stay t...

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On Reading Ruskin
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

Early in his career, Marcel Proust, who greatly admired John Ruskin, published translations of two works by the English critic - La Bible d'Amiens (1900) and Sesame et les Lys (1906). He wrote a substantial preface to each book and provided discursive notes that were themselves often small essays. R...

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Letters to the Lady Upstairs
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

A charming, funny, poignant collection of twenty-three letters from Marcel Proust to his upstairs neighbour 102 Boulevard Haussmann, an elegant address in Paris's eighth arrondissement. Upstairs lives Madame Williams, with her second husband and her harp. Downstairs lives Marcel Proust, trying t...

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In Search Of Lost Time, Vol 3
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

A new definitive text of Marcel Proust's novel was published by the Bibliotheque de la Pleiade in 1989. For the present six-volume edition, D. J. Enright has further revised Terence Kilmartin's acclaimed revision of C. K. Scott Moncrieff's translation, and has incorporated significant new material. ...

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Proust Clothbound Box
by Marcel Proust ~ Multiple-item retail product, slip-cased

Author BiographyProust was born in Auteuil, France in 1871. He began writing his masterpiece, A la recherche du temps perdu, in 1909, and worked on it until his death in 1922, following several years of poor health during which he had been confined to his bedroom.

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In Search of Lost Time: v. 5
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

Since the original, prewar translation there has been no completely new rendering of the French original into English. This translation brings to the fore a more sharply engaged, comic and lucid Proust, creating one of the greatest, most entertaining reading experiences in any language. As the great...

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Swann's Way (Remembrance of Things Past, Volume One)
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

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Du CT de Chez Swann
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

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Un Amour de Swann
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

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Swann's Way - The Original Classic Edition
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

A challenge and a pleasure at the same proportion - To read Marcel Prousts Remembrance of Things Past is a pleasure and a challenge in the same proportion that any brave read can have. Not only is it a hard task, but also a very pleasant one. The book is written in such a way that readers are transp...

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Swann in Love
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

Swann in Love is a study of sexual jealousy that forms a fully self-contained crucial component of the vast, unfolding structure of Proust's masterpiece, In Search of Lost Time. Swann, owner of large estate and at ease in Parisian high society falls obsessively and publicly in love with the courtesa...

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Great Short Stories from "Pleasures of Days"/ Les plaisirs et les...
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

These short stories and sketches are derived from a stunning volume of philosophical reflections, brief narratives, and prose poems from Proust's first published work. Set amid the salon society of fin-de-siecle Paris, the tales offer satirical and moving depictions of a fascinating cast of characte...

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Combray
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

A guide to "Combray", the opening section of Proust's "A La Recherche Du Temps Perdu". This text helps students to encounter in context the highlights of the book that have so often been anthologized: the madeleine dipped in the narrator's tear - the quintessential Proustian experience of affective ...

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Jealousy
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

Can we truly know the one we love? In this painfully candid book Marcel Proust looks straight into the green eye of every lover's jealous struggle. He broods on why we are driven to try possess one another, how jealousy can outlive death, and whether we can ever reclaim those careless days of first ...

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In Search Of Lost Time Volume 4
by Marcel Proust ~ Hardback

Marcel continues his voyage of discovery through the homosexual world, where affairs of the ageing Baron de Charlus lead to unexpected and hilarious adventures.Author BiographyMarcel Proust was born in Auteuil in 1871. In his twenties he became a conspicuous society figure, frequenting the most fash...

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Remembrance of Things Past / La Recherche Du Temps Perdu
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

Fifth Volume in the Series: Proust Complete Bilingual - English / French - Vol. 1 to 7.Each English Volume is annotated and illustrated by P. Segal: PROUST SAID THAT, with different numbers and topics, followed by the original French version.In this volume: Issue N 5 from "Proustsaidthat Americana C...

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Remembrance of Things Past: Volume 2
by Marcel Proust ~ Hardback

One of the greatest translations of all time: Scott Moncrieff's classic version of Proust, published in three stunning clothbound volumes designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith. Proust's masterpiece is one of the seminal works of the twentieth century, recording its narrator's experiences as he grows u...

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In Search of Lost Time: v. 3
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback

Since the original prewar translation there has been no completely new rendering of the French original into English. This translation brings to the fore a more sharply engaged, comic and lucid Proust, creating one of the greatest, most entertaining reading experiences in any language. As the great ...

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Mod Lib In Search Of Lost Time 3
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

The final volume of In Search of Lost Time chronicles the years of World War I, when, as M. de Charlus reflects on a moonlit walk, Paris threatens to become another Pompeii. Years later, after the war's end, Proust's narrator returns to Paris, where Mme. Verdurin has become the Princesse de Guermant...

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Swann's Way
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

The first volume of one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century, in Lydia Davis's award-winning translation Marcel Proust's In Search of Lost Time is one of the most entertaining reading experiences in any language and arguably the finest novel of the twentieth century. But since its origi...

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Swann's Way
by Marcel Proust ~ Paperback / softback

Marcel Proust's seven-volume masterpiece, In Search of Lost Time (A la recherche du temps perdu), has inspired many superlatives, among them "the greatest novel ever written" and "the greatest novel of the first half of the twentieth century." Swann's Way, the first volume of the Recherche and the m...

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