Salammbo

Salammbo

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by Gustave Flaubert
     
 

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Translated by Hugh Tredennick and Harold Tarrant.
Introduction and Notes by Harold Tarrant."

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Translated by Hugh Tredennick and Harold Tarrant.
Introduction and Notes by Harold Tarrant."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140443288
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/28/1977
Series:
Penguin Classics Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
550,146
Product dimensions:
5.11(w) x 7.79(h) x 0.69(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Gustave Flaubert was born in Rouen in 1821. After illness interrupted a career in law, he retired to live with his widowed mother and devote himself to writing. He achieved limited success in his own lifetime, but his fame and reputation grew steadily after his death in 1880.

Dr. A.J. Krailsheimer was born in 1921 and was Tutor in French at Christ Church, Oxford, from 1957 until his retirement in 1988. His publications are Studies in Self-Interest (1963), Rabelais and the Franciscans (1965), Three Conteurs of the Sixteenth Century (1966),Rabelais (1967)A. J. de Rancé, Abbot of La Trappe (1974), Pascal (1980), Conversion (1980), Letters of A. J. de Rancé (1984), Rancé and the Trappist Legacy (1985) and Correspondance de Rancé (1993). He has also translated Flaubert’s Bouvard and Pécuchet and Salammbo and Pascal’s The Provincial Letters for the Penguin Classics.

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Salammbo 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A very exciting historical novel by Flaubert. A personal favorite.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago