The first volume of Marcel Proust's seven-part masterpiece In Search of Lost Time, Swann's Way introduces the novel's major themes and its narrator, then turns its focus to Charles Swann, a wealthy connoisseur who moves in high-society circles in nineteenth-century Paris and a victim of an agonizing romance.
About the Author
Marcel Proust (1871-1922) was a French novelist, critic, and essayist best known for his monumental "In Search of Lost Time", which was published in seven parts between 1913 and 1927.
Simon Vance has recorded over four hundred audiobooks and has earned over twenty "AudioFile" Earphones Awards, including for his narration of "Scaramouche" by Rafael Sabatini. He is also the recipient of five coveted Audie Awards, including one for "The King's Speech" by Mark Logue and Peter Conradi, and he was named an "AudioFile" Best Voice of 2009.
"Audie Award winner Simon Vance elegantly narrates.... [His] handling of the sweeping narrative...is excellent." ---Library Journal Audio Review