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By William C. Carter

The acclaimed Proust biographer William C. Carter portrays Proust’s amorous adventures and misadventures from early life via his grownup years, providing the place applicable Proust’s personal delicate, clever, and infrequently disappointed observations approximately love and sexuality. Proust is printed as a guy agonizingly stuck among the consistent worry of public publicity as a gay and the necessity to locate and exhibit love. In telling the tale of Proust in love, Carter additionally exhibits how the author’s reviews grew to become significant subject matters in his novel In seek of misplaced Time.
Carter discusses Proust’s adolescent sexual reports, his disastrous brothel stopover at to medication gay dispositions, and his first nice loves. He additionally addresses the duel Proust fought after the journalist Jean Lorrain alluded to his homosexuality in print, his flirtations with first rate girls and high-class prostitutes, and his affairs with younger males of the servant category. With new revelations approximately Proust’s love lifestyles and a gallery of photos, the ebook presents an unheard of glimpse of Proust’s homosexual Paris.

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