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PROUST, M.: Remembrance of Things Past, Vol. 1: Swann's Way: Parts II and III (Abridged)


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PROUST, M.: Remembrance of Things Past, Vol. 1: Swann's Way: Parts II and III (Abridged)

Swann in Love is the continuation of Swann’s Way, the first part of Marcel Proust’s monumental cycle Remembrance of Things Past. It tells the story of man-about-town Charles Swann’s passionate, tormented love affair with the courtesan Odette de Crécy, and of its surprising outcome. Set in the degenerate demi-monde of nineteenth-century Paris as well as in the fashionable drawingrooms of the aristocracy, this new audiobook vividly brings to life the descriptive genius of the original novel.

Disc 1

  Swann In Love
1.   The Little Clan At The Verdurins' 00:09:03
2.   M Swann - So Ardent A Lover 00:10:49
3.   Odette de Crecy - A Ravishing Creature 00:08:22
4.   Swann's First Night At The Verdurins' 00:04:50
5.   A New Society For M Swann 00:09:20
6.   Memories Of Vinteuil's Sonata 00:05:52
7.   Odette's Charming Entreaties 00:04:25
8.   Tea At Odette de Crecy's 00:07:09
9.   A Search - And A Rearrangement Of Orchids 00:10:25
10.   Evening Diversions 00:08:16

Disc 2

  Swann In Love
1.   Comte de Forcheville - Arrival At The Verdurins' 00:07:50
2.   The First Public Slight - 'No Orchid Tonight' 00:09:27
3.   A Fresh Turn Of The Screw 00:13:35
4.   Different Carriages 00:07:02
5.   Not Tonight At The Verdurins' 00:06:49
6.   A Wagnerian Duplicity 00:11:16
7.   Kept On Tenterhooks 00:07:17
8.   Music At The Marquise de Saint - Euverte's 00:06:16
9.   The Arrival Of The Princess des Laumes 00:09:49

Disc 3

  Swann In Love
1.   Vinteuil's Sonata Again 00:07:25
2.   The Questioning Of Odette 00:11:48
3.   More Questions - 'Procuresses' 00:04:21
4.   Daylight Falling - Waves Against A Cliff 00:09:23
5.   Place Names: The Name 00:08:53
6.   Gilberte - In A Poussin Garden 00:04:51
7.   Consumed By Gilberte 00:12:34
8.   A Special Street - Swann's Street 00:10:08
9.   The Disquieting Acacias Of The Bois de Boulogne 00:08:48

Total Playing Time: 03:56:03

Proust, Marcel

Jason, Neville

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NA305612

Barcode: 0730099005623

Boxset: NAX25312

Physical Release: 08/1995

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