Marcel Proust Pleasures and Regrets Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Short Story Criticism)

Les plaisirs et les jours [Pleasures and Regrets; also translated as Pleasures and Days, and Other Writings] (short stories, sketches, poetry, and criticism) 1896

Oeuvres complètes de Marcel Proust. 10 vols. (novels, criticism, short stories, sketches, poetry, parodies, and essays) 1929-36

The Complete Short Stories of Marcel Proust (short stories) 2001

Portraits de peintres (poetry) 1896

*Du côté de chez Swann [Swann's Way] (novel) 1913

*A l'ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs [Within a Budding Grove] (novel) 1919

Pastiches et mélanges (parodies and essays) 1919

*Le côté de Guermantes [The Guermantes Way] (novel) 1920

*Sodome et Gommorrhe [Cities of the Plain] (novel) 1922

*La prisonnière [The Captive] (novel) 1923

*La fugitive [The Sweet Cheat Gone] (novel) 1925

*Le temps retrouvé [The Past Recaptured; also published as Time Regained] (novel) 1927

Correspondance générale de Marcel Proust (letters) 1930

Jean Santeuil [Jean Santeuil] (novel) 1952

A la recherche du temps perdu. [Remembrance of Things Past] 3 vols. (novel) 1954

Contre Sainte-Beuve [By Way of Sainte-Beuve] (criticism) 1954

Lettres à Reynaldo Hahn (letters) 1956

Marcel Proust: Selected Letters. 2 vols. (letters) 1983-89

*These works comprise the multivolume novel A la recherché du temps perdu and were first collected in Oeuvres complètes de Marcel Proust.

†This edition of A la recherche du temps perdu, compiled by Pierre Clarac and André Ferré for Bibliothèque de la Pléiade, is a corrected edition based on Proust's own notes and galley corrections. It is now considered the standard edition and is the text on which Terrence Kilmartin's 1981 revised translation of the novel is based.