(Flaubert, Gustave). Gans, Eric
Title MADAME BOVARY: The End of Romance
Book Condition Fine in an illustrated dust jacket, with jacket art a detail of ''The Widow'' by Thomas Couture. Chronology of Flaubert's life and works, bibliography, index.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher Boston, Massachusetts: Twayne Publishers, (1989).
0805779841 / 9780805779844
Seller ID 30044.00
MADAME BOVARY, first published in book form in 1857, is analyzed as one of the first works of modernism, as opposed to the realistic tradition with which it is often identified. Gans discusses the use of an impersonal narrator, and a female protagonist.
Literary Criticism. French Literature. Fiction.