The Lemoine Affair
Publish date: February 1st 2008
Publisher: Melville House
Pages no: 100
Edition language: English
Cute and witty, but I'd rather Proust be Proust.
Hardly a novella, but thankfully finally translated into English as part of Melville House’s The Art of the Novella series, The Lemoine Affair occupies a curious place in Proust’s work.
Written over a period of four years (1904-1908) before Proust began to conceive and draft what would become his m...