In Search of Lost Time by Marcel Proust Is one of the most profoundly visual works in Western Literature, a novel devoted to the detailed description of people, their manners and their arts. Eric Karpeles's lavishly illustrated and comprehensive guide offers a feast for the eyes as it celebrates the close relationship between the visual and literary arts in Proust's masterpiece. With extensive notes and a comprehensive index of all painters and paintings mentioned in the novel and with over two hundred beautifully reproduced paintings, drawings and engravings, this book is an essential addition to the libraries of Proustians worldwide and a handsome volume in its own right.
Title: Paintings in Proust - A Visual Companion to In Search of Lost Time
Author: Eric Karpeles
Year of release: 2008
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Number of pages: 354 with 209 illustrations (199 in color)
Format: 23 x 15.5 x 3.4
Binding method: Paperback