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Swann's Way

CD - unabridged
(18 CDs)
Product Number: C2494KC
Released: 01 May, 2004
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781402571268
Narrator(s): George Guidall
Publisher: W F Howes
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Description

Swann's Way is the first and best-known part of Proust's monumental work, Remembrance of Things Past. Often compared to a symphony, this complex masterpiece is ideally suited for audio. Listening lets you appreciate anew the incredible beauty of Proust's language and the uniqueness of his style. The novel's narrator, Marcel, finds the true meaning of experience in memories stimulated by some random object or event. He recalls his childhood, and eventually reconstructs the story of Monsieur Swann and his passion for Odette, a beautiful, but socially inferior woman. Marcel's waking reverie gives rise to fascinating questions about the meaning of time. Swann's Way, with its long passages of intricate introspection, becomes much more accessible and enjoyable with George Guidall's lucid narration. Translation by C K Scott-Moncrieff.

Author(s): Marcel Proust
Original Publish Date: 01 May, 2004

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Author(s): Marcel Proust
Narrator(s): Neville Jason
Product Number CX1847
Released: 01 Jul, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781471202865

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