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Madame Bovary

Author: Gustave Flaubert; Francis Steegmuller
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1993.
Series: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.)
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Emma Bovary, the bored wife of a French provincial doctor, scans her solitude with desperate eyes, like a shipwrecked sailor searching for a white sail on the distant horizon. And when Emma's ship finally comes in, it carries with it vast and tragic consequences upon which her own life and the lives of those around her are wrecked.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gustave Flaubert; Francis Steegmuller
ISBN: 0679420312 9780679420316
OCLC Number: 233698842
Description: xlvi, 330 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.)
Other Titles: Madame Bovary.
Responsibility: Gustave Flaubert ; translated from the French by Francis Steegmuller ; with an introduction by Victor Brombert.

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Emma Bovary, the bored wife of a French provincial doctor, scans her solitude with desperate eyes, like a shipwrecked sailor searching for a white sail on the distant horizon. And when Emma's ship finally comes in, it carries with it vast and tragic consequences upon which her own life and the lives of those around her are wrecked.

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