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[ PDF ] ✅ Madame Bovary Author Gustave Flaubert – Submitalink.info Oh, Why, Dear God, Did I Marry Him Emma Bovary Is Beautiful And Bored, Trapped In Her Marriage To A Mediocre Doctor And Stifled By The Banality Of Provincial Life An Ardent Devourer Of Sentimental Novels, She Longs For Passion And Seeks Escape In Fantasies Of High Romance, In Voracious Spending And, Eventually, In Adultery But Even Her Affairs Bring Her Disappointment, And When Real Life Continues To Fail To Live Up To Her Romantic Expectations, The Consequences Are Devastating Flaubert S Erotically Charged And Psychologically Acute Portrayal Of Emma Bovary Caused A Moral Outcry On Its Publication In It Was Deemed So Lifelike That Many Women Claimed They Were The Model For His Heroine But Flaubert Insisted Madame Bovary, C Est Moi This Modern Translation By Flaubert S Biographer, Geoffrey Wall, Retains All The Delicacy And Precision Of The French Original The Edition Also Contains A Preface By The Novelist Mich Le Roberts


10 thoughts on “Madame Bovary

  1. Kelly Kelly says:

    Oh, Emma Emma, Emma, Emma Darling, why must you make it so easy No, dear, for once I don t mean for the men I mean for everyone else in the world who goes into this book just looking for an excuse to make fun of you I would say that most people don t know that much about France, but they do know a few things that they like their baguettes, their socialism, Sartre, dirrrty dirrty sexy lurrrve and the


  2. DeLaina DeLaina says:

    This is one of the books that has had a profound effect on my life The moral Be happy with what you have and where you are Mme Bovary fritters away her entire life with thoughts of, If only X would happen, THEN I could be truly happy and yet she never is She gets everything she thinks she wants only to find out she s still not content.I read this while I was engaged and at the time, thought, Well, I ll be happier wh


  3. Jeanette (Again) Jeanette (Again) says:

    Oy, the tedium, the drudgery of trying to read this book I tried to get into this story Really, I did It s a classic, right And everyone else likes it I kept making myself continue, hoping I could get into the story and figure out what s supposed to be so good about it.I won t waste any of my precious reading time on this It s about a self absorbed young wife who longs for anyone else s life except her own When she s in the


  4. Jeffrey Keeten Jeffrey Keeten says:

    Before her marriage, she had believed that what she was experiencing was love but since the happiness that should have resulted from that love had not come, she thought she must have been mistaken And Emma tried to find out just what was meant, in life, by the words bliss, passion, and intoxication, which had seemed so beautiful to her in books Mia Wasikowska plays Madame Bovary in the 2015 movie.Before she is Madame Bova


  5. Petra-X Petra-X says:

    Three and a half stars, uprated to 5 stars because I can t get it out of my head 9 April 2012.Not sure what to make of it The self obsessed Emma Bovary was obviously to me a side of Flaubert himself She feels that there is so much but her limited life fences her in and instead of drawing into herself, seeing what she has to offer, how to make the best of herself, she wants happiness to come to her just as it does in the romance novels s


  6. Michael Finocchiaro Michael Finocchiaro says:

    My 3rd reading of this masterpiece written with irony and finesse The eternal story of Emma Bovary and her broken dreams is heartbreaking every time.The narration is actually quite modern in that the perspective changes quite often from a mysterious first person in the beginning a schoolmate of Charles Bovary to the interior monologues of Charles, Emma, L on, and Rodolphe The descriptions of the various locations in the book are always surprising with tin


  7. Lizzy Lizzy says:

    Before marriage she thought herself in love but the happiness that should have followed this love not having come, she must, she thought, have been mistaken And Emma tried to find out what one meant exactly in life by the words felicity, passion, rapture, that had seemed to her so beautiful in books You might be surprised to learn that I was mesmerized by Emma s life story I was mesmerized and suffered along with her as she capsized further and further int


  8. Ahmad Sharabiani Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    886 Madame Bovary, Gustave FlaubertMadame 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 One day, Charles visits a local farm to set the owner s broken leg and meets his patient s daughter, Emma Rouault Emma is a beautiful, daintily dressed young woman who has received a good education in a convent She has a powerful yearning for luxury and romance inspired by reading popular novels Charles is immediately attracted to her, and visits his patient far often than necessary, until Heloise s jealousy puts a stop to the visits When Heloise unexpectedly dies, Charles waits a decent interval before courting Emma in earnest Her father gives his consent, and Emma and Charles marry The novel s focus shifts to Emma Charles means well but is plodding and clumsy After he and Emma attend an elegant ball given by the Marquis d Andervilliers, Emma finds her married life dull and becomes listless Charles decides his wife needs a change of scenery and moves his practice to the larger market town of Yonville traditionally identified with the town of Ry There, Emma gives birth to a daughter, Berthe, but motherhood proves a disappointment to Emma She becomes infatuated with an intelligent young man she meets in Yonville, a young law student, L on Dupuis, who shares her appreciation for literature and music and returns her esteem Concerned with maintaining her self image as a devoted wife and mother, Emma does not acknowledge her passion for L on and conceals her contempt for Charles, drawing comfort from the thought of her virtue L on despairs of gaining Emma s affection and departs to study in Paris 1982 1341 386 1357 1362 366 1369 1380 648 9644530055 1381 1386 19 1395 392 9789640016985 1388 726 9786005541533 1394 444 9786001062957 1395 432 97860083940389 1396 440 9786007241691


  9. Lisa Lisa says:

    Since I read Quicksand by Nella Larsen this week, Emma Bovary started haunting my mind yet again We are old friends, Emma and I.I spent hours and hours over a dictionary at age seventeen in high school, trying to read about her agonies in original French, with only the Isabelle Huppert film as a guidance In fact, I actually think I owe it to Emma Bovary that I finally made it over the threshold to understand written French That ultimately led me to university studies in French literat


  10. Kat Kennedy Kat Kennedy says:

    Henry James once said, Madame Bovary has a perfection that not only stamps it, but that makes it stand almost alone it holds itself with such a supreme unapproachable assurance as both excites and defies judgment That s right Defies judgment I don t know he looks kind of judgy to meUnfortunately, I had to read a translation as my French is nowhere near good enough to read the original Though I am assured that the prose in the original French are amazing and inspiring.I can certainly appr


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