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Proust, Marcel

Syllabification: Proust, Marcel
Pronunciation: /
 
pro͞ost/

Definition of Proust, Marcel in English:

( 1871–1922), French novelist, essayist, and critic. He devoted much of his life to writing his novel À la recherche du temps perdu (1913–27). Its central theme is the recovery of the lost past and the releasing of its creative energies through the stimulation of unconscious memory.

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