Marcel Proust

Marcel Proust

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: French

Occupation: Author, novelist, essayist, critic

Biography: Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust was a French novelist, critic, and essayist best known for his monumental À la recherche du temps perdu. It was published in seven parts between 1913 and 1927.

Source/Notes: In Search of Lost Time, Vol II: Within a Budding Grove (1919), Part 1
Source/Notes: Variant translation: "Our farthest-reaching resolutions are always made in a short-lived state of mind." - In Search of Lost Time, Vol. II: Within a Budding Grove [also translated as "In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower"] (1919)

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