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    DescriptionSince the original prewar translation there has been no completely new rendering of the French original into English. This translation brings to the fore a more sharply engaged, comic and lucid Proust. "In Search of Lost Time" is one of the greatest, most entertaining reading experiences in any language. As the great story unfolds from its magical opening scenes to its devastating end, it is the "Penguin Proust" that makes Proust accessible to a new generation. Each volume is translated by a different, superb translator working under the general editorship of Professor Christopher Prendergast, University of Cambridge.

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    In Search of Lost Time: v. 3
    The Guermantes Way
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Marcel Proust, Translated by Mark Treharne
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 640
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 27 mm
    Weight: 436 g
    ISBN 13: 9780141180335
    ISBN 10: 0141180331

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    BIC subject category V2: FA, FC
    LC classification: PQ2631.R63
    DC21: 843.912
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11000
    BISAC V2.8: FIC004000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: FIC000000
    Thema V1.0: FBC, FBA
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    02 October 2003
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    Author Information
    Marcel Proust (1871-1922) is now generally viewed as the greatest French novelist and perhaps the greatest European novelist of the 20th century. He lived much of his later life as a reclusive semi-invalid in a sound-proofed flat in Paris, giving himself over entirely to writing IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME.