Introduction * Volume I: Swann's Way * Volume II: Within a Budding Grove * Volume III: The Guermantes Way * Volume IV: Sodom and Gomorrah * Volume V: The Captive * Volume VI: The Fugitive * Volume VII: Time Regained * Notes * Index of Painters and Paintings
'A book which no Proust addict can afford to miss' Anita Brookner
Eric Karpeles is a painter who was educated at Haverford College, Oxford and The New School in New York City. In the 1970s he lived in France, where he held painting fellowships at both La Cite des Arts in Paris and the Camargo Foundation in Cassis. He is a painter of two monumental room-sized works - the Sanctuary Project and the Rockefeller Chapel. Karpeles writes about painting, poetry and aesthetics.
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