The Captive by Marcel Proust audiobook

The Captive

By Marcel Proust
Translated by C. K. Scott-Moncrieff
Read by Neville Jason

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The Remembrance of Things Past Series: Book 5

19.89 Hours Unabridged
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Remembrance of Things Past is one of the monuments of twentieth-century literature. Neville Jason’s unabridged recording of the work runs to 150 hours. The Captive is the fifth of seven volumes. The protagonist’s obsessive love for Albertine makes her virtually a captive in his Paris apartment. He suspects she may be attracted to her own sex. This version is based on the translation by C. K. Scott Moncrieff.

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Summary

Summary

Remembrance of Things Past is one of the monuments of twentieth-century literature. Neville Jason’s unabridged recording of the work runs to 150 hours. The Captive is the fifth of seven volumes.

The protagonist’s obsessive love for Albertine makes her virtually a captive in his Paris apartment. He suspects she may be attracted to her own sex.

This version is based on the translation by C. K. Scott Moncrieff.

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Editorial Reviews

"[In] Jason’s narration…Jason performs the text, more than reading it, and his marked changes in tone, pace, and breath make this a pleasure to listen to.” AudioFile

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Author Bio: Marcel Proust

Author Bio: Marcel Proust

Marcel Proust (1871–1922) was a French novelist, essayist, and critic, best known as the author of Remembrance of Things Past, a monumental work of fiction published in seven parts from 1913 to 1927.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental, CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 19.89
Audience: Adult
Language: English