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date: 25 August 2019

Proust, Marcel (1871–1922) 

Who's Who in the Twentieth Century
 Market House Books Market House Books

French novelist.Proust was born in Auteuil, the son of an eminent Catholic physician and a wealthy Jewess. At the age of nine he suffered his first attack of the asthma that was to torment him for the rest of his life. After a period of military service (... ...

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