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Flaubert's parrot

Author: Julian Barnes
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barnes, Julian.
Flaubert's parrot.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1985
(OCoLC)679457173
Named Person: Gustave Flaubert; Gustave Flaubert; Gustave Flaubert; Gustave Flaubert
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Barnes
ISBN: 039454272X 9780394542720
OCLC Number: 11291489
Description: 190 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Flaubert's parrot --
Chronology --
Finders keepers --
The Flaubert bestiary --
Snap! --
Emma Bovary's eyes --
Cross channel --
The train-spotter's guide to Flaubert --
The Flaubert apocrypha --
The case against --
Louise Colet's version --
Braithwaite's dictionary of accepted ideas --
Pure story --
Examination paper --
And the parrot.
Responsibility: Julian Barnes.

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Not Your Typical Novel

by ricklibrarian (WorldCat user published 2006-02-07) Very Good Permalink
"Books are where things are explained to you; life is where things aren't. Books make sense of life. The only problem is that the lives they make sense of are other people's lives, never your own." In Flaubert's Parrot by Julian Barnes, p 168With all the news about highly fictionalized biographies...
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