• "A giant miniature, full of images, of superimposed gardens, of games conducted between space and time"

    Jean Cocteau
  • "One of the cornerstones of the Western literary canon"

    The Times
  • "Proust isn't just the most profound of novelists, but the most entertaining, too"

  • "The way he replicates the workings of the mind changed the art of novel-writing forever...his style is extraordinary, enveloping, captivating"