Originally Posted by awp
I can hardly imagine a book chapter containing 250,000+ characters.
In my hardcover copy of Swann's Way
, part II ("Swann in Love") is a single chapter of 205 pages.
But it's impossible to imagine M. Proust using a word processor, so your point is well taken. I look forward to trying Atlantis on my next book (which probably totals about 205 pages, with 13 chapters).