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Music featured in this episode:
"Gigue L'angloise": Suite In G Minor: Le Troisième Livre De Pieces De Viole (1711) by Marin Marais, performed by Ralph Rousseau Meulenbroeks.
"Sonnerie de Ste. Geneviève du Mont de Paris"(1723) by Marin Marais, performed by Ralph Rousseau Meulenbroeks.
- Du Côté de Chez Swann by Marcel Proust (original French text on Project Gutenberg site)
- Swann's Way by Marcel Proust (English translation on Project Gutenberg site)
- In Search of Lost Time (À la recherche du temps perdu) article about Proust's novel (of which Swann is Volume 1) that contains the famous passage about his madeleine and the memories evoked by it.
- Involuntary Memory (a Proustian concept) article on Wikipedia
- Madeleines Recipe (with a good picture of freshly baked madeleines) by Stephanie Jaworski at Joyofbaking.com
Music for this episode courtesy of Magnatune