debuts of the month
Search our site
The Songaminute Man How Music Brought My Father Home Again by Simon McDermott Read the opening extract of the brand new Simon McDermott book before its publication on 05/04/2018

Translation of Memories Recollections of the Young Proust by Pat F. Prestwich
  

Translation of Memories Recollections of the Young Proust

Synopsis

Translation of Memories Recollections of the Young Proust by Pat F. Prestwich

In 1896 Marie Nordlinger arrived in Paris to study painting. Her cousin, Reynaldo Hahn, was becoming kno wn as a composer and his friend Marcel Proust was an aspirin g novelist. P.F. Prestwich recounts the relationship between these young people. '

Reviews

It has a timeless fairytale quality . . . The writing is zestful and broadly humorous, the philosophy that of a French D.H. Lawrence.

Sunday Times


About the Author

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

1st February 1999

Author

Pat F. Prestwich

More books by Pat F. Prestwich
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

Peter Owen Publishers

Format

Hardback
272 pages

Categories

Biography: general
Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers
Literary studies: from c 1900 -
Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900

ISBN

9780720610567

Love books. Love reading. Love reading books. And, here's the trick. Here's a website which caters for people like me.

Ian Harvey-brown

Lovereading takes the guesswork out of finding your next read with "if you like you'll love" and extracts to help with your decision.

Sarah Bruch

A great place to go to find your next literary escape, and where you don't have to judge a book by its cover!

Suzanne Beney

A well laid out site, I love the fact that is separates paranormal fiction from fantasy and horror, which other sites don't.

Jen Rainbow

Ever purchased a book, read a few pages & thought I'm not going to enjoy this? Honest book reviews mean you'll never have that problem again

Jill Peters

Lovereading has all the new books and also suggestions for 'similar' authors whilst waiting for your favourites new books.

Carol Peace

Lovereading has given me the opportunity to delve into new and exciting worlds of authors who I would never have tried before.

Glynis Elliott

I love the 'like for like' author recommendations, it's like an old friend whispering in your ear.

Emma Caddick

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools