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Madame bovary by gustave flaubert the literary work a novel set in and near the caux region of normandy, france, from the 1830s to 1856 published in 1856 synopsis. I have read english translations of madame bovary four times now, and until this one, by lydia davis, i always appreciated gustave flaubert's novel with a somewhat removed feeling - stamped it as . Madame bovary, gustave flaubert madame bovary is the debut novel of french writer gustave flaubert, published in 1856 the story focuses on a doctor's wife, emma bovary, who has adulterous affairs and lives beyond her means in order to escape the banalities and emptiness of provincial life.
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