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Extended Audio Sample The Captive, Volume I, by Marcel Proust
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In the first part of The Captive the fifth volume of Marcel Proust's monumental, seven volume Remembrance of Things Past, Marcel's suspicions regarding Albertine's lesbian desires lead to his keeping her a virtual prisoner in his Paris apartment. The Captive is a masterly portrayal of obessional jealousy. Download and start listening now!

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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Biskin | 5/4/2011

    " Well, probably the best book ever written. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Niknaz | 2/24/2011

    " Proust will stay with me for the rest of my life. Daydreams and pleasure have an added importance now. And the poetics of life will never escape me.

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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Wenning | 2/11/2011

    " must finish up:

    the guermantes way
    the captive and the fugitive
    within a budding grove "

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    " Letto tutto. Tre volte. Un capolavoro "

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Author 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.