This book is a magisterial account of the life and times of Marcel Proust. Based on a host of recently available letters, memoirs, and manuscripts, it sheds new light on Proust's character, his development as an artist, and his masterpiece "In Search of Lost Time" (long known in English as "Remembrance of Things Past"). 47 illustrations.

Marcel Proust: A Life 2013, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300191790

Trade paperback

Select
Marcel Proust: A Life 2002, Yale University Press, New Haven

ISBN-13: 9780300094008

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Select
Marcel Proust: A Life 2000, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300081459

Hardcover

Select