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Madame Bovary (Penguin Classics)

Madame Bovary (Penguin Classics)
Author: Gustave Flaubert
ISBN 13: 9780140449129
ISBN 10: 140449124
Edition: Revised
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Publication Date: 2002-12-31
Format: Paperback
Pages: 384
List Price: $13.00

Madame Bovary is the story of a beautiful young woman who marries a luckless and loutish country doctor. She attempts to escape the narrow confines of her life through a series of passionate affairs, hoping to find in other men the romantic ideal she has always dreamed about. Her recklessness comes back to haunt her, however, and the strong-willed and independent Emma finds herself in a desperate fight for existence.

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