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Bovary, Emma (Fictitious character)

Works: 65 works in 225 publications in 8 languages and 8,476 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Drama  Film adaptations  Epic films  Historical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Romance films  Made-for-TV movies 
Classifications: PQ2246.M2, 843.8
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    Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( Book )
    69 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,977 libraries worldwide
    Emma Bovary, bored by her provincial life, is drawn to a more sophisticated world that will demand a terrible price
    Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( visu )
    11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in French and Russian and held by 812 libraries worldwide
    Emma Bovary is a woman possessed by a burning hunger for life and love--and a passion that can never be fulfilled. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges herself in a lifestyle of reckless overspending and a series of shocking affairs which threaten to destroy her and everyone around her
    Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( visu )
    10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
    Desperate to escape the dullness of provincial life, a young married woman pursues forbidden fantasies through a series of indiscreet seductions and adulterous affairs. Based on the acclaimed novel by Gustave Flaubert which transformed the Romantic era
    Searching for Emma : Gustave Flaubert and Madame Bovary by Dacia Maraini( Book )
    6 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
    Although many writers blend autobiography and fiction, few have been so forthright in admitting it as Gustave Flaubert. Reflecting on his legendary novel and protagonist, he wrote: "Madame Bovary, c'est moi." Emma Bovary has become an icon for casual readers and feminists alike, but, as Dacia Maraini argues, she is one of the most problematic, though fascinating, female protagonists in modern literature. In this lively, learned, and very personal study, Maraini explores the profound and contradictory relationship between the writer Flaubert and the captivating heroine of his masterpiece
    Female perversions : the temptations of Emma Bovary by Louise J Kaplan( Book )
    4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
    Vrouwen zitten in een ander rolpatroon, maar zijn niet meer of minder pervers dan mannen. Perversies beelden uit wat er in de maatschappij aan geslachtsrollen en -normen leeft
    Madame Bovary by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
    5 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and held by 564 libraries worldwide
    A woman, not satisfied with the limited life she leads, rebels against conventional society, and finds tragedy. Based on the novel by Gustave Flaubert
    Emma Bovary ( Book )
    4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
    Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( Sound Recording )
    16 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 333 libraries worldwide
    A 19th century French married woman who is not satisfied with the limited life she leads rebels against conventional society only to find tragedy
    Importing Madame Bovary : the politics of adultery by Elizabeth Amann( Book )
    9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
    Written by a specialist in the field of European literature from the 19th century who has taught at Yale and Columbia, this book is a fascinating sutdy of a canonical text and how it translates internationally
    Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( visu )
    7 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
    With dreams of escaping her provincial upbringing, Emma Rouault marries local doctor Charles Bovary. But it is not long before she feels constrained and frustrated by married life. Ignoring her devoted husband and immersing herself in romantic fantasies, Emma begins a string of affairs. First, a young student, Lon, captures her imagination, but when the dashing aristocrat, Rodolphe, shows Emma the alternatives to married life, she enters into the affair with body and soul
    La bêtise d'Emma Bovary by Alain de Lattre( Book )
    4 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 219 libraries worldwide
    Madame Bovary ( visu )
    5 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 160 libraries worldwide
    A dramatisation of Gustave Flaubert's classic about the tragic consequences that await a frivolous woman
    The best known works of Gustave Flaubert : three complete, unabridged novels by Gustave Flaubert( Book )
    1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
    Madame Bovary by Pierre Cardinal( visu )
    6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and French and held by 110 libraries worldwide
    Young Emma Rouault is a dreamer, a reader of romance novels, a woman whose only desire is to have excitement in her life. But her marriage to Charles Bovary leaves her unfulfilled, until an invitation to a lavish ball finally brings her a glimpse of the life she's always wanted--leading her on a fateful quest for passion that can never truly fulfill her heart's desire
    Emma Bovary by Alain Buisine( Book )
    3 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 86 libraries worldwide
    Destins de femmes, désir d'absolu : essai sur Madame Bovary et Thérèse de Lisieux by Micheline Hermine( Book )
    2 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 80 libraries worldwide
    Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
    2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
    Little women: The March sisters in an Academy Award winning version of the cherished Louisa May Alcott novel. Pride and prejudice: Mr. Darcy sets maiden hearts aflutter, except that of Elizabeth Bennett. Madame Bovary: All she wanted was everything. Anna Karenina: Garbo risks all for the perfect love in Tolstoy's tale of romance and Imperial Russia
    Mystérieuse Emma Bovary by Derayeh Derakhshesh( Book )
    2 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 67 libraries worldwide
    Madame Bovary : a portrait of Emma Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
    Sketches Flaubert's fictional character, Emma Bovary, through the story of her rebellion against French provincial life in the nineteenth century
    Madame Bovary : Gustave Flaubert by Margaret Miller( Book )
    2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
    As part of, Stephane Theroux presents the full text of "Madame Bovary," by French novelist Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880). The book was published in 1857 and was Flaubert's first novel. It is a story of romance, infidelity, and retribution
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English (126)
French (27)
Spanish (8)
Italian (4)
Chinese (1)
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