A l'ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs (A la recherche du temps perdu, #2)
Publish date: May 11th 1988
Publisher: Folio (Editions Gallimard)
Pages no: 568
Edition language: French
, European Literature
, Literary Fiction
, 20th Century
, French Literature
Series: À la recherche du temps perdu (#2)
--Within a Budding Grove (In Search of Lost Time Volume II)NotesAddendaSynopsis
bookshelves: autumn-2013, series, fradio, france, published-1918, bellybutton-mining Read on November 14, 2013 Marcel recalls the awakening of passion and his painful transition from boy to man. Stars James Wilby and Imogen Stubbs.Listen here'Why does everybody like this?'Found this bed-head notc...
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“Back in Paris in the May of the following year, how often I was to buy a sprig of apple from a flower-shop, then spend the night hours in the presence of its blossom, which was steeped in the same creamy essence as the frothy dust on the unopened leaf-buds…”- Marcel Proust, In the Shadow of Young G...
I have thought long and hard about this review and the last thing I want to do is damn this work with faint praise. So I'll make a few observations instead.Obsession continues to be the mainstay of in this volume The first half of the book is the Narrator with his obsession with Gilberte which is un...
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