Hardback Letters to the lady upstairs / Marcel Proust ; translated by Lydia Davis.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: London : 4th Estate,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780008262891 (hbk.) :
Translated from the French.
This volume contains a charming, funny, poignant collection of 23 letters from Marcel Proust to his upstairs neighbour.
Original title: Correspondence. English
80 pages ; 20 cm
This is a pretty slim volume. It will not tell you much about how to write one of the greatest novels ever written, but it will tell you something about how the writer of such a novel might write an extremely polite letter asking his neighbour to keep the noise down.