Madame Bovary
ISBN: 6068846938
EAN13: 9786068846934
Language: English
Pages: 330
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback

Madame Bovary

Book Overview
This exquisite novel tells the story of one of the most compelling heroines in modern literature--Emma Bovary. A bored provincial housewife, abandons her husband to pursue the libertine Rodolphe in a desperate love affair. A succEs de scandale in its day, Madame Bovary remains a powerful and scintillating novel. A brilliant psychological portrait, Madame Bovary searingly depicts the human mind in search of transcendence. The novel is considered Flaubert's masterpiece, as well as a seminal work of realism and one of the most influential novels ever written.