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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Fr 694

Marcel Proust letters

Contains 126 signed manuscript letters. Includes several ink drawings.

Dates

  • 1893-1915

Language of Materials

Material is in French.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

.33 linear feet (1 box)

Biographical / Historical

Marcel Proust was a French novelist, critic, and essayist best known for his monumental novel À la recherche du temps perdu, published in seven parts between 1913 and 1927.

Arrangement

Describe the arrangement of the materials.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

94M-48. Gift of Mrs. Bradley Martin, 1994.

Processing Information

Processed by Adrien Hilton, 2018
Link to catalog
Title
Proust, Marcel, 1871-1922. Marcel Proust letters, 1893-1917 (MS Fr 694): Guide.
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
September 12, 2018
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou03003

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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