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Listing for Author: Marcel Proust


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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1900-1945'Then B. went shopping while I lay on the divan and read Proust, which I continued to do most of the evening, except w...Marcel ProustunknownPrint: Book
1900-1945'I?m glad you like the Shaw. Stanley bought me one of the early editions ? I haven?t read it through yet ? I?m tryin...Winifred Agnes Moore Marcel ProustDu Cote de Chez SwannPrint: Book
1900-1945Virginia Woolf to Roger Fry, 6 May 1922: 'I have the most violent cold in the whole parish. Proust's fat volume com...Virginia Woolf Marcel ProustA l'ombre des jeunes filles en fleursPrint: Book
1900-1945Virginia Woolf to Mary Hutchinson, c. 18 April 1923: 'I am reading Proust, I am reading Rimbaud. I am longing to wr...Virginia Woolf Marcel ProustPrint: Book
1900-1945Virginia Woolf to Vita Sackville-West, 30 August 1928: 'I am happy because it is the loveliest August [...] I read ...Virginia Woolf Marcel ProustPrint: Book
1900-1945Virginia Woolf to Ethel Smyth, 21 May 1934: 'So I came back lit the fire; and read Proust, which is of course so ma...Virginia Woolf Marcel ProustPrint: Book
1900-1945'The rest of the time I read Proust. As no one on board has ever heard of Proust, but has enough French to translate ...Vita Sackville-West Marcel ProustSodom et GonorrhePrint: Book
1900-1945'The parties of Proust gain in fantasy from being read in such circumstances, (I don't mean in the bath, but on deck;)...Vita Sackville-West Marcel ProustunknownPrint: Book
1900-1945'I meant to have written such a lot, but somehow I haven't; there's always a whale or a murder to look at, (a tortoise...Vita Sackville-West Marcel ProustunknownPrint: Book
1900-194518 April 1918: 'I went to Guildford. I don't see how to put 3 or 4 hours of Roger's conversation into the rest of th...Roger Fry Marcel ProustDu Cote de chez SwannPrint: Book
1900-1945'I am reading Proust, and dislike his mentality more and more. I get the sense of that flabby, diseased, asthmatic ma...Vita Sackville-West Marcel ProustunknownPrint: Book
1900-1945'Maupassant never meant as much to her as Flaubert, or as Proust. She was reading collections of Maupassant's stories ...Elizabeth Bowen Marcel Proust[unknown]Print: Book
1900-1945'Remember with great pleasure weeks recovering from abortion in 1924 and for once holding my life in suspension, not w...Antonia White Marcel Proust[works]Print: Book
1900-1945Texts from which passages transcribed at length in E. M. Forster's Commonplace Book (1942-1943) include Marcel Proust,...Edward Morgan Forster Marcel ProustLe Temps RetrouvePrint: Book
1900-1945'In his diary (1 March 1922) Forster recorded, while on the boat returning from India, his early impressions of Proust...Edward Morgan Forster Marcel ProustDu Cote de chez SwannPrint: Book
1900-1945I have been re-reading 'Du Côté.' Well, it is marvellous. I have also been re-reading 'Anna Karenina'. Well, it i...Arnold Bennett Marcel ProustDu Coté chez SwannPrint: Book
1900-1945'I've lately read nothing but Marcel Proust.'Joseph Conrad Marcel ProustSwann's Way (Du coté de chez SwannPrint: Book
1900-1945'In the volumes you sent me I was much more interested and fascinated by your rendering than by Proust's creation.' ...Joseph Conrad Marcel ProustSwann's Way (Du coté de chez SwannPrint: Book


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