Gustave Flaubert, the great realist writer, is now available in Delphi's bestselling range of titles. This erudite eBook offers readers the most complete collection ever compiled of Flaubert's FICTIONAL works in English translation, with all the usual Delphi bonus texts. (Current version: 1)
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* concise introductions to the novels and other works
* images of how the novels first appeared, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts
* each novel has an individual contents table
* MADAME BOVARY and the other novels are illustrated with contemporary artwork
* all novels are presented with their French versions - sample the true brilliance of Flaubert's original text, in between reading the English translations
* BONUS selection of non-fiction texts, including an informative account of the Madame Bovary trial
* boasts a special literary criticism section, with works by famous writers such as Henry James, Virginia Woolf and D. H. Lawrence, examining Flaubert's contribution to literature
* includes Guy de Maupassant's scholarly study of Flaubert, available in no other collection
* ALSO includes G. A. Mounsey's biography - immerse yourself in Flaubert's literary life!
* many images relating to Flaubert's life, works, places and film adaptations
* scholarly ordering of texts in chronological order and literary genres, allowing easy navigation around Flaubert's immense oeuvre
Please note: a complete works of Gustave Flaubert in English is not possible due to copyright restrictions and some works having never been translated. However, we do ensure our customers that every possible major text is included, with many novels and other texts appearing here for the first time in a digital collection. To compensate for the missing first novel, adolescent works and the play LE SEXE FAIBLE, their original French texts have been provided instead. As soon as new translations enter the public domain, they will be added as free updates for customers who have already purchased this eBook.
MEMOIRS OF A MADMAN (not in English)
BOUVARD AND PÉCUCHET
The Short Stories
OeUVRES DE JEUNESSE (not in English)
THE DANCE OF DEATH
THE TEMPTATION OF SAINT ANTOINE
THE CASTLE OF HEARTS
LE SEXE FAIBLE (not in English)
ABOARD THE CANGE
OVER STRAND AND FIELD
THE GEORGE SAND-GUSTAVE FLAUBERT LETTERS
THE PUBLIC VS. M. GUSTAVE FLAUBERT
GUSTAVE FLAUBERT: A STUDY BY GUY DE MAUPASSANT
EXTRACT FROM 'FIGURES OF SEVERAL CENTURIES' BY ARTHUR SYMONS
EXTRACT FROM 'ESSAYS IN LONDON AND ELSEWHERE' BY HENRY JAMES
EXTRACTS FROM D.H. LAWRENCE'S PHOENIX: THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS'
EXTRACTS FROM VIRGINIA WOOLF'S DIARY
THE LIFE-WORK OF FLAUBERT BY G. A. MOUNSEY
The French Texts