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Flaubert's Parrot

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Publisher Comments:

A kind of detective story, relating a cranky amateur scholar's search for the truth about Gustave Flaubert, and the obsession of this detective whose life seems to oddly mirror those of Flaubert's characters.

About the Author

Born in Leicester in 1946, Julian Barnes is the author of nine novels, a book of stories, and a collection of essays. He has won both the Prix M

Table of Contents

Flaubert's parrot — Chronology — Finders keepers — The Flaubert bestiary — Snap! — Emma Bovary's eyes — Cross channel — The train-spotter's guide to Flaubert — The Flaubert apocrypha — The case against — Louise Colet's version --Braithwaite's dictionary of accepted ideas — Pure story — Examination paper — And the parrot ...

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307797858
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
Fiction
Author:
Barnes, Julian
Subject:
Biographers
Subject:
Literary historians
Subject:
France
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biographers -- France -- Fiction.
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Biographical fiction
Subject:
France Fiction.
Subject:
Biographers -- Fiction.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19901127
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
190

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