Flaubert: Madame Bovary by Stephen C. Heath
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Flaubert: Madame Bovary
By Stephen C. Heath

Flaubert: Madame Bovary

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Flaubert: Madame Bovary by Stephen C. Heath

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Madame Bovary was one of the most influential literary achievements of the nineteenth century and gained immediate notoriety through its questioning of marriage, sex, and the role of women. Stephen Heath shows how this landmark text captures and articulates a fundamental experience of the post-romantic, commercial-industrial, emotional-democratic period. He explains how Madame Bovary represents Flaubert's intense personal engagement with the tragedy of bourgeois culture, while at the same time exemplyfying the author's commitment to the impersonality of Art and the transcendence of style. The novel is set in its literary and historical context and there is a guide to further reading.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521314831
ISBN-10: 0521314836
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x 11mm)
Pages: 180
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 9-Apr-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom


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