9781438799148

Time Regained (World Cultural Heritage Library)

Proust, Marcel

ISBN 10: 1438799144 / 1-4387-9914-4
ISBN 13: 9781438799148
Publisher: Intl Business Pubns USA
Publication Date: 2009
Binding: Softcover
About this title:
Synopsis:
In this, the final volume of Remembrance of Things Past, as the various threads which have emerged through the vast novel are brought together, and sometimes resolved, Marcel considers the nature of time and its effect on himself and the people has has known. "For after death time leaves the body, and memories - indifferent and pale - are obliterated in her who exists no longer and soon will be in him they still torture, memories which perish with the desire of the living body."

From the Back Cover:
“As close to being a definitive English version of the great novel as we are likely to get. This new edition will serve to introduce new generations of readers to what Somerset Maugham rightly described as the greatest novel of our century.” -- Allan Massie, Scotsman

“The best reading version yet.” -- The Times

From the Inside Flap:
Each volume contains notes, addenda and synopses, and the sixth and final volume also includes a guide to the complete work.

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