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Sep 22, 2009 | ISBN 9780307472328

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Table Of Contents

Introduction:  Proust and In Search of Lost Time
 
PART ONE : What Happens in Proust
Overview
Summary
Synopsis of In Search of Lost Time
 
Swann’s Way
    Overture
    Combray
    Swann in Love
    Place-Names: The Name
Within a Budding Grove
    Madame Swann at Home
    Place-Names: The Place
The Guermantes Way
Cities of the Plain
The Captive
The Fugitive
Time Regained
 
PART TWO : Who’s Who in Proust
List of Main Characters
Titles
Guide to Main Characters
 
PART THREE: The World of Proust
A Brief Life of Marcel Proust
Place-Names: The Places
Family
Education and Professional Life
Drugs and Sex
The Writer
Marcel Proust’s Paris
Proust’s Paris of the Belle Époque
Marcel Proust and French History
La Belle Époque
The Dreyfus Affair
 
Appendix
A. The Seven Novels
B. Page References
C. Page and Word Count
 
Suggestions for Further Reading
Internet Resources
Acknowledgments

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