Gustave Flaubert

Gustave Flaubert

by David Roe
     
 

The author offers a straightforward introduction to a far-from-straightforward man and artist. After an account of Gustav Flaubert's life, early writings and literary ideas, he examines the themes and techniques of each of the major works, and briefly surveys the process of reinterpretation to which Flaubert has been exposed over the last hundred years. See more details below

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The author offers a straightforward introduction to a far-from-straightforward man and artist. After an account of Gustav Flaubert's life, early writings and literary ideas, he examines the themes and techniques of each of the major works, and briefly surveys the process of reinterpretation to which Flaubert has been exposed over the last hundred years.

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Roe (French, U. of Leeds) offers an account of the artists' life, early writings and literary ideas. He examines the themes and techniques of each of the major works, and briefly surveys the process of reinterpretation to which Flaubert has been exposed over the last 100 years. Acidic paper. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312024468
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
06/01/1989
Series:
Modern Novelists Series
Pages:
133
Product dimensions:
5.66(w) x 8.82(h) x 0.52(d)

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