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Madame Bovary

Author: Gustave Flaubert; Juliet Stevenson
Publisher: Naxos Audio Books, [2014]
Series: Complete classics.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
Summary:
Emma Bovary longs for a life of luxury and high romance. She is married to a well-meaning but mediocre country doctor, but she is far from fulfilled. She seeks to escape her boredom through extravagant spending sprees and, eventually, adultery.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Gustave Flaubert; Juliet Stevenson
ISBN: 9781843798477 1843798476
OCLC Number: 867608254
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: "Naxos AudioBooks Complete Classics unabridged"--Cover.
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Performer(s): Read by Juliet Stevenson.
Description: 11 audio discs (14 hr., 14 min., 48 sec.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Juliet Stevenson's latest recording follows very highly praised reviews for George Eliot's Middlemarch, which instantly became a favourite among listeners It is released in time for the new film Madame Bovary, directed by Sophie Barthes and featuring Mia Wasikowska in the title role. It is scheduled for release in 2014 Juliet Stevenson provides an exceptional reading of a personal favourite. She told Naxos, 'It is a book I have always wanted to record' and made time to go into the studio, even though she was involved in a new production of Beckett's Happy Days in London's West End
Series Title: Complete classics.
Other Titles: Madame Bovary.
Responsibility: Gustave Flaubert.

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In Madame Bovary, one of the great novels of nineteenth-century France, Flaubert draws a deeply-felt but sympathetic portrait of a woman who, having married a country doctor, finds herself unhappy in  Read more...

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