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Author Name    PAINTER, GEORGE D.

Title   Marcel Proust: A Biography, Volume 2.

Binding   s

Book Condition   Softcover. Good condition.

Edition   First Vintage Books Printing.

Publisher    Vintage Books, New York: 1978.

ISBN Number    039472562X / 9780394725628

Seller ID   40776X1

Continues Proust's story from his father's death in 1903 to his own death in 1922. It describes the loss of his beloved mother, the eating of the madeleine that inspired A la Recherche du Temps Perdu, this love for the young chaffeur Agostinelli, the fame that came to him late in life, and finally his race against time to complete his masterwork. Includes an Index.

(Key Words: Marcel Proust, French Writers, George D. Painter, Biography, Vinteuil, Charles Swan, GuermantesCombray, Jean Louis Vaudoyer, Emile Straus, John Ruskin, Dr. Adrien Proust, Albert Nahmias, Maurice Maeterlinck, Comte Georges Lauris, Reynaldo Hahn, Andre Gide, Alfred Dreyfus, Nicolas Cottin, Leon Blum, Charles Baudelaire, Alfred Agostinelli).

Price = 6.94 USD

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