978-1-56163-342-5 / 9781561633425

Remembrance of Things Past, Part 2 - Within a Budding Grove, Vol. 2


Publisher:NBM Publishing



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In the second volume of Prousts great novel, the narrator emerges as an actor in the drama of his own life, and as an avid explorer of new worlds social, sexual and artistic. This is Part 2.

Swann has now dwindled into a husband for his former mistress Odette, and their daughter Gilberte becomes the adolescent narrators playmate and tantalizing love-object.

We move from Paris to the seaside town of Balbec, from ritualized social performances to midsummer spontaneity, and from Gilberte to her successor Albertine.

In Balbec, the narrator is befriended by the painter Elstir who introduces him both to the craft of painting and to the mysterious little band of girls. An artistic education is thus intricately interwoven with a journey of sexual self-discovery.

This novel is part of Brilliance Audio's extensive Classic Collection, bringing you timeless masterpieces that you and your family are sure to love.

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