Provincial WaysBook - 2010 | Penguin Classics deluxe edition
Offers a new translation of Flaubert's classic tale, in which the title character turns to spending and a series of affairs to combat the boredom of married life and, heartbroken and crippled by debts, takes drastic action that results in tragedy.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, ©2010
Edition: Penguin Classics deluxe edition
Branch Call Number: FLAUBER
Characteristics: xxxi, 342 pages ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Madame Bovary
From Library Staff
The wife of a provincial doctor seeks to escape her boredom by indulging in romantic fantasies and adulterous affairs in nineteenth-century France.
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