Marcel Proust – 1871-1922 – A Centennial Volume. – Quennell, Peter (Editor).

Quennell, Peter (Editor).


Publisher: Simon and Schuster. New York. 1971 (Ist Edition)
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8vo, X, 216pp. Hardcover in excellent condition with d/w in v/g condition with minor tanning in light exposed areas now protected by clear archival covering, text in excellent condition with a neat prior owner’s name inside the ffep but virtually unopened otherwise. In the centenary tribute of his birth, the complex genius of Proust is discussed here from many different angles by eleven different literary experts confirming that no other twentieth -century novelist has had a deeper or more lasting influence than Proust. In addition there are several excellent b/w and colour illustrations and photos throughout.