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Jean Findlay was born in Edinburgh and studied Law and French at Edinburgh University, then theatre in Cracow with Tadeusz Kantor. She ran a theatre company, writing and producing plays in Berlin, Bonn, Dublin, Rotterdam, and the Pompidou Centre in Paris. She has written for the Scotsman, the Independent, Time Out and Performance magazine and lives in London with her husband and three children. She is the great-great-niece of C K Scott Moncrieff.

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Chasing Lost Time The Life of C.K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy and Translator by Jean Findlay
Chasing Lost Time The Life of C.K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy and Translator
Jean Findlay
C K Scott Moncrieff's celebrated translation of Proust's A La Recherche du Temps Perdu was first published in 1922 and was a work which would exhaust and consume the translator, leading to his early death at the age of just...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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