The Captive

The Captive

  • Author: Marcel P
  • Type: read online
  • Pages: 410 pages
  • ISBN: none
  • ASIN: 9781537371955
  • Edition Language: English


  • The Modern Librarys fifth volume of In Search of Lost Time contains both The Captive (1923) and The Fugitive (1925). Download The Captive In The Captive, Prousts narrator describes living in his mothers Paris apartment with his lover, Albertine, and subsequently falling out of love with her.

    In The Fugitive, the narrator loses Albertine forever. Rich with irony, The Captive and The Fugitive inspire meditations on desire, sexual love, music, and the art of introspection.