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The Resource Flaubert : a biography, Frederick Brown

Flaubert : a biography, Frederick Brown

Label
Flaubert : a biography
Title
Flaubert
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Frederick Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the nineteenth-century literary master depicts him as a contradictory artist, in a profile that covers such topics as his celebrated correspondence with George Sand, his character trial after the writing of Madame Bovary, and his volatile relationship with the conservative bourgeoisie.
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2006.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
159154
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Frederick
Dewey number
  • 843/.8
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ2247
LC item number
.B685 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flaubert, Gustave
  • Novelists, French
Target audience
adult
Label
Flaubert : a biography, Frederick Brown
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0514/2005017036.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [599]-608) and index
Contents
Prologue: Rouen -- The surgeon at the Hôtel-Dieu -- The cynosure of all eyes -- School days -- Stories and histories -- First love -- The grand tour -- A fortunate fall -- Deaths in the family -- Louis, Louise, and Max -- 1848 -- Voyage en Orient: Egypt -- Voyage en Orient: after Egypt -- The perfect hostages -- Madame Bovary -- On trial -- An island of his own -- Entering middle age -- Imperial society -- L'Éducation sentimentale -- War years -- Orphanhood -- "We are all of us émigrés, left over from another age" -- A fruitful intermission -- The unraveling
Control code
ocm60651102
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
628 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316118781
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005017036
Other control number
9780316118781
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Flaubert : a biography, Frederick Brown
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0514/2005017036.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [599]-608) and index
Contents
Prologue: Rouen -- The surgeon at the Hôtel-Dieu -- The cynosure of all eyes -- School days -- Stories and histories -- First love -- The grand tour -- A fortunate fall -- Deaths in the family -- Louis, Louise, and Max -- 1848 -- Voyage en Orient: Egypt -- Voyage en Orient: after Egypt -- The perfect hostages -- Madame Bovary -- On trial -- An island of his own -- Entering middle age -- Imperial society -- L'Éducation sentimentale -- War years -- Orphanhood -- "We are all of us émigrés, left over from another age" -- A fruitful intermission -- The unraveling
Control code
ocm60651102
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
628 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316118781
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005017036
Other control number
9780316118781
Other physical details
ill.

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