In Search of Lost Time
In Search of Lost Time
Volume 1, Swann's Way
D. J. Enright, Marcel Proust



In Swann’s Way, the themes of Proust’s masterpiece are introduced, and the narrator’s childhood in Paris and Combray is recalled, most memorably in the evocation of the famous maternal good-night kiss. The recollection of the narrator’s love for Swann’s daughter Gilberte leads to an account of Swann’s passion for Odette and the rise of the nouveaux riches Verdurins.

For this authoritative English-language edition, D. J. Enright has revised the late Terence Kilmartin’s acclaimed reworking of C. K. Scott Moncrieff’s translation to take into account the new definitive French editions of Á la recherché du temps perdu (the final volume of these new editions was published by the Bibliothèque de la Pléiade in 1989).

Title In Search of Lost Time
Subtitle Volume 1, Swann's Way
Authors D. J. Enright, Marcel Proust
Publisher Modern Library
Title First Published 23 June 1998
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 656 p.
ISBN-10 0375751548
ISBN-13 9780375751547
Publication Date 23 June 1998
Main content page count 656
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $16.00
 


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