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‘In Search of Lost Time’, and ‘Swann’s Way’ (the first part of which I’ve now read*), is about remembrance; memories and recollections. In fact, nothing much happens in this when you look at it story wise. There’s no plot, no clear, connecting narrative. It’s a continuous stream of recollections, starting from one point and spiraling outwards, at times returning to itself, to its starting point, only to depart again for some other place, over and over. A spiraling outwards and inwards, like an e ...more
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If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less, but to dream more, to dream all the time.

I cannot explain what the plot is in this book. I am not sure if there even is a plot. Instead this is a book of deep thoughts and musings, long and curly sentences and an endless amount of atmospheric and momentarily impressions. Proust is able to stop time and space, to split every second into an eternity and to define every sense jolting through his main character's body. It is
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French novelist, best known for his 3000 page masterpiece À la recherche du temps perdu (Remembrance of Things Past or In Search of Lost Time), a pseudo-autobiographical novel told mostly in a stream-of-consciousness style. Born in the first year of the Third Republic, the young Marcel, like his narrator, was a delicate child from a bourgeois family. He was active in Parisian high society during t ...more
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