It took me a year and a half to finish all seven books (stopping to read other things along the way), but I'm glad I stuck with it! Volume seven pulled so many threads together.Published 14 days ago by Janet M. Madden
"The past is never dead. It's not even past." William Faulkner.
Marcel takes about 3,500 pages to say the same thing. Thank goodness.
I started reading this recently. I began with the older translation by Moncrieff, but that was like wading through sludge. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Jacob M.
I know many will disagree with me but I actually prefer this updated and revised edition of the Moncrieff translation to the new ones being released by Penguin. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Mikhail B
Stick with Moncrief original translation except for Past Recaptured where Mayor is the only other translator to equal Moncrief. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
Very beautiful book. Completely satisfied. Fair warning: some sections require a second reading beacuse Proust has a complicated style. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Joshua Simeona