From School Library Journal
Francisca Goldsmith, Berkeley Public Library, CA
Copyright 2002 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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Proust is great, and he is not the problem. If you have read this set, you know it takes some time to move through each volume. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Judith S Barbuto
Simply beautiful. Nine hundred pages most of which are set in Marcel's Paris apartment and Proust manages to make you forget you are reading a nine hundred page novel set in... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Leroy Sanford Gamma
I've read the Montcrieff translation (and fell in love with Proust), but perferred this one. I couldn't tell you whether one is more faithful, but this is a smoother read and... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Mike Monje
To wring the many gems from Mr. Proust, be prepared to consume him at leisure, like a rich box of chocolates, because his adventures with his family and the Parisian Society they... Read morePublished 19 months ago by judygarlandheartbreaker.com
While this 3 book set is in good condition, I wouldn't call it very good. There are no dust jackets or box as pictured, and there's definite sun and usage wear on all the spines.Published 20 months ago by rat1
This is a marvelous book by a major French author. It is impossible to describe its beauty in a few words. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Myrna Delson Karan
The Captive is volume 5 of 7 in Marcel Proust's "In Search of Lost Time" series.
There's not a lot of action in this book. Read more