Publisher Description

The story focuses on a doctor's wife, Emma Bovary, who has adulterous affairs and lives beyond her means in order to escape the banalities and emptiness of provincial life. Though the basic plot is rather simple, even archetypal, the novel's true art lies in its details and hidden patterns. Flaubert was a notorious perfectionist and claimed always to be searching for le mot juste.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
1880
January 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
470
Pages
PUBLISHER
Public Domain
SELLER
Public Domain
SIZE
315.2
KB

Customer Reviews

Mona Lynch ,

Hard to interpret

I don’t think I really understood the Novel unitl part 3, and it broke my heart.
Flaubert once said “Je suis Madame Bovary”. I still don’t understand why this is so. The book is so tragic, it makes you take a close look at the world around you. Definitly worth the read if you can get to part 3.

Boelevi ,

Love it

Very interesting. I love it

amu_chii ,

Father of realism?

Yeah this book was too realistic for me. It was so boring I only read it because I was forced to.

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