"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 2 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 5 months ago by Chathan Vemuri
Stick with Moncrief original translation except for Past Recaptured where Mayor is the only other translator to equal Moncrief. Read morePublished 5 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 7 months 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 10 months ago by David Holmes