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How Proust can change your life : not a novel

Author: Alain De Botton
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Uses Proust's essays, letters, and fiction to humorously show how Proust "understood that the essence and value of life was the sum of its everyday parts."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
De Botton, Alain.
How Proust can change your life.
New York : Pantheon Books, ©1997
(OCoLC)606154048
Named Person: Marcel Proust; Marcel Proust; Marcel Proust
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alain De Botton
ISBN: 0679442758 9780679442752 9780965085588 0965085589
OCLC Number: 35718687
Description: vii, 199 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: How to love life today --
How to read for yourself --
How to take your time --
How to suffer successfully --
How to express your emotions --
How to be a good friend --
How to open your eyes --
How to be happy in love --
How to put books down.
Responsibility: Alain de Botton.
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Uses Proust's essays, letters, and fiction to humorously show how Proust "understood that the essence and value of life was the sum of its everyday parts."--Jacket.

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