Madame Bovary: Provincial Lives Gustave Flaubert

Madame Bovary: Provincial Lives

Author: Gustave Flaubert
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Book Title
Madame Bovary: Provincial Lives
Author
Gustave Flaubert
ISBN
9780140449129
The notorious and celebrated novel that established modern realism For this novel of French bourgeois life in all its inglorious banality, Flaubert invented a paradoxically original and wholly modern style. His heroine, Emma Bovary, a bored provincial housewife, abandons her husband to pursue the libertine Rodolphe in a desperate love affair. A succ s de scandale in its day, Madame Bovary remains a powerful and scintillating novel. This Penguin Classics edition is translated with notes and an introduction by Geoffrey Wall. It includes a preface by Michele Roberts. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Gustave FlaubertPublisher: Penguin GroupPublished: 12/31/2002ISBN: 9780140449129Pages: 335Weight: 0.62lbsSize: 7.74h x 5.08w x 0.91dAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 167218 / Madame BovaryReading Level: 8.1 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 27
The notorious and celebrated novel that established modern realism

For this novel of French bourgeois life in all its inglorious banality, Flaubert invented a paradoxically original and wholly modern style. His heroine, Emma Bovary, a bored provincial housewife, abandons her husband to pursue the libertine Rodolphe in a desperate love affair. A succ s de scandale in its day, Madame Bovary remains a powerful and scintillating novel.

This Penguin Classics edition is translated with notes and an introduction by Geoffrey Wall. It includes a preface by Michele Roberts.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Gustave Flaubert
Publisher: Penguin Group
Published: 12/31/2002
ISBN: 9780140449129
Pages: 335
Weight: 0.62lbs
Size: 7.74h x 5.08w x 0.91d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 167218 / Madame Bovary
Reading Level: 8.1 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 27
The notorious and celebrated novel that established modern realism

For this novel of French bourgeois life in all its inglorious banality, Flaubert invented a paradoxically original and wholly modern style. His heroine, Emma Bovary, a bored provincial housewife, abandons her husband to pursue the libertine Rodolphe in a desperate love affair. A succ s de scandale in its day, Madame Bovary remains a powerful and scintillating novel.

This Penguin Classics edition is translated with notes and an introduction by Geoffrey Wall. It includes a preface by Michele Roberts.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Gustave Flaubert
Publisher: Penguin Group
Published: 12/31/2002
ISBN: 9780140449129
Pages: 335
Weight: 0.62lbs
Size: 7.74h x 5.08w x 0.91d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 167218 / Madame Bovary
Reading Level: 8.1 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 27