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Flaubert, a life

Author: Geoffrey Wall
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A portrait of the French novelist documents his quiet life in the provinces, the agonizingly slow pace by which his works were written, his clashes with neighbors, his trips to Paris and the Mediterranean, and his friendship with Turgenev.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Gustave Flaubert; Gustave Flaubert; Gustave Flaubert
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Wall
ISBN: 0374156271 9780374156275
OCLC Number: 48871166
Description: viii, 413 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Family Name --
A Very Queer Place --
Awakenings --
Coming of Age --
Something the Matter --
Mainly Parisian --
The Fall --
Under the Knife --
Louise --
On the Road --
French Revolutions --
In Mourning --
Oriental --
Sailing the Nile --
Countries of the Mind --
Intimacies --
The Pangs of Art --
Barbarians at the Gate --
Dining Out --
Tuesday's Child --
Troubadours --
Chevalier Flaubert --
L'Education sentimentale --
Into the Dark --
Ghost Love --
Alchemist with Parrot --
Endings --
In Defence of Madame Bovary --
The Flaubert Circle.
Responsibility: Geoffrey Wall.
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A portrait of the French novelist documents his quiet life in the provinces, the agonizingly slow pace by which his works were written, his clashes with neighbors, his trips to Paris and the Mediterranean, and his friendship with Turgenev.

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