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Swann's Way (Vintage Classics), Proust, Marcel
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Author Name    Proust, Marcel

Title   Swann's Way (Vintage Classics)

Binding   PAPERBACK

Book Condition   Fair

Publisher    Vintage

ISBN Number    067972009X / 9780679720096

Seller ID   SKU9142824

067972009X Fair. Moderate wear to covers/corners. Light to moderate water damage with resulting ripple and discoloration to pages. Trade paperback binding. Support Last Word Books & Press and independent booksellers.

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The first volume of Marcel Proust's monumental masterpiece--in the classic Scott Moncrieff-Kilmartin translation--is not only a perfect introduction to a literary landmark, it also stands on its own as one of the most sensitive renderings of childhood in fiction and a brilliant meditation on the recreation of the past through art and memory.
"Swann's Way "is the most frequently read part of Proust's epic novel, "Remembrance of Things Past "(also known as "In Search of Lost Time)." It""introduces subjects that resonate throughout the entire work, including the narrator's love for Swann's daughter Gilberte, Swann's jealous passion for Odette, and the rise of the nouveaux-riches Verdurins. Proust's narrator vividly recalls his childhood in Paris and Combray, most famously in a fraught evocation of his mother's good-night kiss and in the iconic scene where the taste of a madeleine dipped in tea brings back a flood of memory.

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