Madame Bovary : provincial lives / Gustave Flaubert ; translated with an introduction and notes by Geoffrey Wall ; preface by Michèle Roberts
Book | Penguin | 2003

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xlii, 335 pages ; 21 cm
Note
Translated from the French.
Summary
Emma Bovary is beautiful and bored, trapped in her marriage to a mediocre doctor and stifled by the banality of provincial life. An ardent reader of sentimental novels, she longs for passion and seeks escape in fantasies of high romance, in voracious spending and, eventually, in adultery.
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Includes bibliographical references (page [xli]-xlii)
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Wall, Geoffrey, 1950-
Roberts, Michèle.
Added Title
Madame Bovary. English
ISBN
0140449124
9780140449129
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