This is a great book that every lover of good literature should read.
I began reading it fifteen years ago, and read Swann's Love several times before finally getting a one volume omnibus and reading the whole thing.
I have purchased the Modern Library version where I will post this review, but my second reading will also use Montcrieff's translation.
Very beautiful book. Completely satisfied. Fair warning: some sections require a second reading beacuse Proust has a complicated style. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Joshua Simeona
Three days ago I finished reading Proust's In Search of Lost Time. Today I will begin my second reading. That's the best recommendation I can give. Read morePublished 3 months ago by David Holmes
I read "In Search of Lost Time" over the course of a year and fell more in love with it with each volume. Read morePublished 3 months ago by ravennamoon
I am enjoying having this huge work of literature on a little Kindle! This is a bundle of all the books, it says; I will revise this review if I ever finish all the books and... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Love the 19th century
Yeah, I know it's considered one of the greatest novels of the 20th century, but now having read the whole thing a second time, I can say this - M. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Brown Ink
Lately it is hard to find a really good book to read. That is not to say that there are not good writers out there, more like, they don't make books like they use to. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Mitzi
It's the finest translation of Proust of all time, having been polished and buffed by a long succession of scholar/poet translators. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Miguel
For the first time, read it alone. A group will take too much time and turn the book into a social experience. You'll be bored at times, but just keep reading. Read morePublished 7 months ago by zz14