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Madame Bovary (Bantam Classics)

 
 
 
 
Madame Bovary (Bantam Classics)
Author: Gustave Flaubert
ISBN 13: 9780553213416
ISBN 10: 553213415
Edition: Reissue
Publisher: Bantam Classics
Publication Date: 1982-07-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 512
List Price: $5.95
 
 

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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