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Good enough to have read it 6 times and still not get all of it. I was taken by surprise at Proust's significance in history and myth -- beyond being a Monty Python joke. Read morePublished 2 months ago by LaPortaMA
My sister was right. This is a great book! I would have preferred it on paper in order to skip back and forth.Published 2 months ago by Sara Bishop
I don't know if it's just me, but this is one massively overrated book. Love Alain, but this is not up to a level I used to read his books. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Marko
Alain had me at "There are few things humans are more dedicated to than unhappiness," i.e. the first sentence. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Terre
I like all Alain's books. Someone must re-read these books all the time. They are classic. I recommend this author and all his booksPublished 6 months ago by Ninos Youkhana
Recommend. Wonderful take on old philosopher's words with writer's own extension of thoughts. I like that the writing not only shows the culture environment surrounding the... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Happycustomer
Enlightening and entertaining. For a book on an author I didn't know and had never contemplated reading, what more can I ask for? Proust is now definitely on my to read list.Published 6 months ago by S. Gillette