Monsieur Proust

By: Albaret, Celeste;Belmont, Georges

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Celeste Albaret was Marcel Proust's housekeeper in his last years, when he retreated from the world to devote himself to" In Search of Lost Time." She could imitate his voice to perfection, and Proust himself said to her, "You know everything about me." Her reminiscences of her employer present an intimate picture of the daily life of a great writer who was also a deeply peculiar man, while Madame Albaret herself proves to be a shrewd and engaging companion.

Title: Monsieur Proust

Author Name: Albaret, Celeste;Belmont, Georges

Categories: Biography, Autobiography, Memoirs,

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., New York Review of Books: 2003

ISBN Number: 1590170598

ISBN Number 13: 9781590170595

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 020778

Description: English text (translated from the French by Barbara Bray). Foreword by Andre Aciman. Prev. bookseller sticker back panel.

Keywords: Proust,