Madame Bovary (in Steegmuller translation)

By: FLAUBERT, Gustave

Price: $11.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


A full-sized book club edition of Gustave Flaubert's great first novel, first published in 1856. Translated into English from the French by Francis Steegmuller, who also supplies an introduction. The story revolves around a married woman who finds life in her provincial setting to be boring; she strives for the excitement and glamour of the high life. Madame Bovary has been made into several different movies and television series. --- In light blue paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with patterned covers, gilt-stamped spine titling and pale yellow topstain. With black & white illustrations from designs by Honorè Daumier at parts. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- A good copy: clean, bright and unmarked but with a little loss to spine gilding.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xvi, 396 pages

Title: Madame Bovary (in Steegmuller translation)

Author Name: FLAUBERT, Gustave

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Edition: BCE

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1957

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 41202