Title
Madame Bovary
Author
Gustave Flaubert
Adapter
Monique Blondel
Illustrator
Caterina Baldi
Language
French
Edition
1
Publisher
Recanati: Eli, 2011
128 p. : ill. + cd
Note
Vereenvoudigde en geannoteerde uitgave (1800 woorden)
ISBN
9788853606631 (paperback)

About Gustave Flaubert

Gustave Flaubert (UK: FLOH-bair, US: floh-BAIR, French: [ɡystav flobɛʁ]; 12 December 1821 – 8 May 1880) was a French novelist. Highly influential, he has been considered the leading exponent of literary realism in his country and abroad. According to the literary theorist Kornelije Kvas, "in Flaubert, realism strives for formal perfection, so the presentation of reality tends to be neutral, emphasizing the values and importance of style as an objective method of presenting reality". He is known especially for his debut novel Madame Bovary (1857), his Correspondence, and his scrupulous devotion to his style and aesthetics. The celebrated sh…Read more on Wikipedia