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"Time, History, and Literature: Selected Essays of Erich Auerbach" Edited and with an introduction by James I. Porter and translated by Jane O. Newman. *Chapter 13. Marcel Proust and the Novel of Lost Time (1927) page 157.

MARCEL PROUST by Patricia Mante-Proust. Zum 90. Todestag von Marcel Proust am 18. November 2012. Herausgegeben von Patricia Mante-Proust (

Finally...someome explains how it feels to read Proust! Edmund de Waal ( "The Hare with Amber Eyes" ) on reading "In Search for Lost Time."

Hanif Kureishi's 6 favorite books "In Search of Lost Time by Marcel Proust (Modern Library, $100). I remember reading this when I was on the dole. I spent three hours reading it every afternoon, and it was a joy. This book had a profound impact on my own writing. Proust's gimlet eye and focus on everyday minutiae, and its reflective transcendence, have continued to inspire me. Perhaps the greatest examination of memory in fiction, it also bursts with colorful characters and gorgeous prose."…

Marcel Proust: The Fictions of Life and of Art - Leo Bersani - Page 138 ;

Sea and Sardinia and Selections from Twilight in Italy by D.H. Lawrence