Original Language: French --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
I've always avoided this kind of (classic) book so I started it reluctantly. Within 50 pages I was stunned by how good it is. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Nathan E Golden
One's duty is to feel what is great, cherish the beautiful, and to not accept the conventions of society with the ignominy that it imposes upon us. Read morePublished 24 days ago by ADITI SAHA
Good book. I liked the movie better...but the book has more details and such for if you are writing a paper.Published 1 month ago by Jason Arndt
Flaubert's flowing, detailed, descriptive text is an absolute joy. While written in the mid-19th century, this tale could stand magnificently in the 21st!Published 1 month ago by Sandra Hunter
Very good book had to read it for school and is a very good read. Defiantly can connect to today's society. We can all relate to at least one of the characters in some wayPublished 2 months ago by Damian
The Xist Classics version is the Marx-Aveling translation, which is available free from other sources. It's not the Bair translation.Published 3 months ago by Heather Worley
Although Madame Bovary translated into English by Geoffrey Wall is good, I must say I enjoyed the original French version much better!Published 3 months ago by Barb