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PROUST, M.: Remembrance of Things Past, Vol. 3: Guermantes Way (The): Part II (Abridged)


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PROUST, M.: Remembrance of Things Past, Vol. 3: Guermantes Way (The): Part II (Abridged)

The Guermantes Way, Part II continues the story of Marcel’s entry into the highest circles of French aristocracy. Having renewed his acquaintance with the enchanting Albertine who now submits to his amorous advances, Marcel finds himself pursued by the predatory Baron de Charlus.

Disc 1

  The Guermantes Way: Part II
1.   Professor E... Gives His Diagnosis 00:09:26
2.   'When... My Grandmother Had Been Put To Bed... ' 00:11:08
3.   'There Came A Time When Her Uraemic Trouble Affected My Grandmother's Eye' 00:10:22
4.   The Arrival Of Dr Dieulafoy 00:05:25
5.   'I Had Been Born Again, Life Lay Intact Before Me' 00:04:42
6.   Albertine Arrives 00:07:49
7.   Francoise Interrupts 00:13:01
8.   A Late Arrival At The Home Of Mme de Villeparisis 00:10:38

Disc 2

  The Guermantes Way: Part II
1.   Mme de Stermaria - Anxious Anticipation 00:05:24
2.   The Welcome Voice Of Robert de Saint - Loup 00:06:29
3.   The Influence Of Robert 00:07:32
4.   The Home Of The Guermantes 00:09:46
5.   Further Introductions 00:06:52
6.   The Curvoisiers - The Rival Faction Of The Family 00:13:39
7.   Sitting Down To The Table 00:06:54
8.   'Green Asparagus Grown In The Open Air Ought To Be Eaten With Eggs' 00:13:35

Disc 3

  The Guermantes Way: Part II
1.   The General de Monserfeuil 00:08:28
2.   'I Find King Edward Charming, So Simple, And Much Cleverer Than People Think' 00:07:19
3.   'Already I Had Made Several Attempts To Slip Away' 00:06:49
4.   I Arrive At The Home Of The Baron de Charlus 00:06:34
5.   'I Looked At M. de Charlus... Magnificent Head... Repellent, An Apollo Grown Old' 00:11:21
6.   'My Anger Had Not Calmed M de Charlus 00:13:23
7.   At The Home Of The Duke de Guermantes 00:05:30
8.   M Swann Arrives 00:12:01
9.   M Swann Makes A Revelation 00:06:56

Total Playing Time: 03:41:03

Proust, Marcel

Jason, Neville

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NA314112

Barcode: 9789626341414

Boxset: NAX25312

Physical Release: 08/1997

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