Sodom and Gomorrah
By (author) Marcel Proust
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Sodom and Gomorrah by Marcel Proust
Book DescriptionSodom and Gomorrah now in a superb translation by John Sturrock takes up the theme of homosexual love, male and female, and dwells on how destructive sexual jealousy can be for those who suffer it. Proust s novel is also an unforgiving analysis of both the decadent high society of Paris and the rise of a philistine bourgeoisie that is on the way to supplanting it. Characters who had lesser roles in earlier volumes now reappear in a different light and take center stage, notably Albertine, with whom the narrator believes he is in love, and the insanely haughty Baron de Charlus.First time in Penguin ClassicsA Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition with French flaps and luxurious designThe first completely new translation of Proust's novel since the 1920s"
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780143039310
(213mm x 146mm x 39mm)
Imprint: Penguin Books
Publish Date: 31-Jan-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Marcel Proust
Chardin and Rembrandt, Paperback (January 2017)
Proposed in 1895 by Proust to the newspaper Revue hebdomadaire (it was rejected), this essay is a literary experiment in which an unnamed narrator gives advice to a young man suffering from melancholy, taking him on an imaginary tour through the Louvre where his readings of Chardin imbue the everyday world with new meaning.
Remembrance of Things Past, Hardback (October 2016)
Proust's masterpiece is one of the seminal works of the twentieth century, recording its narrator's experiences as he grows up, falls in love and lives through the First World War. This book deals with his life and work.
In Search of Lost Time - A Graphic Novel, Hardback (February 2016)
This graphic adaptation reveals the fundamental architecture of Proust's work while displaying a remarkable fidelity to his language as well as the novel's themes of time, art, and the elusiveness of memory.
In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower, Paperback (January 2016)» View all books by Marcel Proust
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