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Madame Bovary
Madame Bovary | Gustave Flaubert, Eleanor Marx-Aveling, Alex Struik
Madame Bovary (1856) is Gustave Flaubert's first published novel and is considered by many critics to be a masterpiece. The story focuses on a doctor's wife, Emma Bovary, who has adulterous affairs and lives beyond her means in order to escape the banalities and emptiness of provincial life. Though the basic plot is rather simple, even archetypal, the novel's true art lies in its details and hidden patterns. When it was first serialized in La Revue de Paris between 1 October 1856 and 15 December 1856, the novel was attacked for obscenity by public prosecutors. The resulting trial, held in January 1857, made the story notorious. After Flaubert's acquittal on 7 February 1857, Madame Bovary became a bestseller when it was published as a single volume in April 1857. Flaubert's masterpiece is now considered a seminal work of Realism and one of the most influential novels ever written. Gustave Flaubert (December 12, 1821 May 8, 1880) was a French writer who is counted among the greatest novelists in Western literature. He is known especially for his first published novel, Madame Bovary, for his Correspondence, and for his scrupulous devotion to his art and style.
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jdtchicago
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave

What better occupation, really, than to spend the evening at the fireside with a book, with the wind beating on the windows and the lamp burning bright...Haven't you ever happened to come across in a book some vague notion that you've had, some obscure idea that returns from afar and that seems to express completely your most subtle feelings?

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jdtchicago
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave

At the bottom of her heart, however, she was waiting for something to happen. Like shipwrecked sailors, she turned despairing eyes upon the solitude of her life, seeking afar off some white sail in the mists of the horizon. She did not know what this chance would be, what wind would bring it her, towards what shore it would drive her, if it would be a shallop or a three-decker, laden with anguish or full of bliss to the portholes.

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Michellesibs
Madam Bovary | Gustave Flaubert
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Mehso-so

This book! I'm so split on what I think.
See my full review here:
https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/2959628531

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Booklover2
Madame Bovary | Gustave Flaubert, Eleanor Marx-Aveling, Alex Struik
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Mehso-so

Meh! I typically love classics but not this one! What a vapid twit! No depth whatsoever, selfish with a head full of air.
Oh yes, writing was nice.

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Jazinator
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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Pickpick

Book #88: The first thing I noticed while reading Madame Bovary was how well is flowed. One idea flowed into another, most of it without a break or pause. Seemingly unconnected thoughts were put together seamlessly in a string of narrative that I could only hope to replicate. I loved reading this book, especially after The Canterbury Tales...

http://dinojim.blogspot.com/2010/04/the-306-greatest-books-88-madame-bovary.html

#100greatestbooks

Liatrek Lovely pic 😊 3mo
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Blaire
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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#7days7covers #covercrush pick a book a day and post the cover no explanation. Tag a kitten each day. Thanks for the tag @merelybookish @rubyslippersreads if you haven‘t been tagged yet - want to join in?

LeahBergen Pretty! 3mo
Cathythoughts Sooo lovely 3mo
Blaire @Cathythoughts @leahbergen thanks! Found these editions at Faulkner books on my list Nola visit. 3mo
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Brie
Madame Bovary | Gustave Flaubert
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Pickpick

Emma is a very complex, tragic, and at times frustrating character but I‘m glad I finally read this classic of realism. I really enjoyed the translation.

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Dragon
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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BritanyA
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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Panpan

⭐️⭐️: This book!! While it may have been groundbreaking in its time, it has not held up well. What was the point?

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“L‘amore, pensava, doveva sopravvenire all‘improvviso, con gran lampi e folgorazioni: -uragano dei cieli che cade sulla vita, la sconvolge, strappa via le volontà come foglie e trascina nell‘abisso l‘intiero cuore. Non sapeva che, sulle terrazze delle case, la pioggia forma dei laghi allorché le grondaie sono ostruite, e sarebbe rimasta cosí, in piena sicurezza, quando ad un tratto scoperse una crepa nel muro.”

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erzascarletbookgasm
Madame Bovary | Gustave Flaubert
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Emma. Born with wild longings. Bored with the provincial life when she married the good (dull) country doctor, she pursues scandalous affairs. Wish I could tell poor Charles Bovary #dontmarryher but too late, the lives of everyone around her are endangered.

#ayupaugust

(Still from the 1991 movie adaptation starring Isabelle Huppert as Emma Bovary)

squirrelbrain Good one! 👍😁 4mo
Cinfhen #MaybeOneDay I‘d love to read this novel 4mo
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Emilymdxn
Madame Bovary | Gustave Flaubert
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I have such a blind spot when it comes to trench literature so I‘m really glad I fitted this one in! It was amazing! I wasn‘t prepared for how psychologically real Emma was, I felt like I knew her more than I‘ve pretty much ever known a fictional character. Such beautiful language, and very well read. This is like the absolute best of C19 fiction up there with the Brontes and the best Hardy

KathyWheeler I loved this book when I finally read it a few years ago. 5mo
Henrik_Madsen Great review and I agree. It‘s a brilliant portrait. 5mo
BarbaraBB I loved this one when I read it in high school. 5mo
Emilymdxn @kathywheeler @Henrik_Madsen @barbarabb I think I‘m quite late to the party on loving this one I‘m glad I got to it! 5mo
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CarolynM
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Some classic literature from #France for Bastille Day. And I think Emma Bovary qualifies as a #Lovefool.
#LetsTravelJuly #LilithJuly

Cinfhen I haven‘t read this book 🙈Another Classic I‘m “afraid” of 5mo
Centique We went to a Bastille Day dinner party last night! Homemade pate, French onion soup, potatoes dauphinois - lots of French wine and cheese. 😍 I‘m still recovering from overindulging! (And I haven‘t read this book yet but I will) 5mo
KarenUK On my #tbr forever...... one day! 💕 5mo
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 📚🇫🇷 5mo
OriginalCyn620 I need to read this one! 🇫🇷 5mo
Henrik_Madsen @Cinfhen I loved it - seeing how Emma was caught up in romantic literature was interesting and her life sad - and I don‘t think it‘s that hard to read. 5mo
CarolynM @Cinfhen @KarenUK @OriginalCyn620 @Henrik_Madsen It's not hard to read but I found Emma very frustrating indeed🙄😁 5mo
CarolynM @Centique That sounds wonderful - so many good things😋 5mo
MrsMalaprop I finally read this a few years ago. Loved it ❤️. 5mo
erzascarletbookgasm Great pick! 5mo
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erzascarletbookgasm
Madame Bovary | Gustave Flaubert
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Emma Bovary had a great desire for a more sophisticated and passionate life, often falling into boredom. She was unsatisfied with her dull marriage and life in the country. She was just waiting and hoping something exciting to happen to her and save her from her mundane life.

#MayMovieMagic #SaveMe

Cinfhen I should probably read this #MaybeOneDay #SoManyBooksSoLittleTime 7mo
rohit-sawant Nice pick! Echoing @Cinfhen 7mo
Jones9823 One great book !..The most tragic ending of all ! 5mo
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sprainedbrain
Madame Bovary | Gustave Flaubert, Eleanor Marx-Aveling, Alex Struik
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Mehso-so

I decided just to read ahead and finish my Serial read for this month today... mainly because I wanted it to be over.

Really excellent writing, I can appreciate the commentary on provincial life in France at this time, and I can absolutely see why it was so scandalous at the time it was first published.

Even so, I was mostly bored or irritated with Emma and her complete disregard for everything but her own desires. 🤷🏻‍♀️

⭐️⭐️1/2

#1001books

CarolynM You've summed up my feelings about this nicely🙂 8mo
RebL Ha! My line is that Madame Bovary gives me ennui, but I just may tell people I just wanted it to be Madame B-OVER-y. (edited) 8mo
Henrik_Madsen I loved Madame Bovary when I read it. Emma is obviously an annoying person, but she is also a victim of her circumstances, partly ruined by reading too many romances. Your experience was different - on to the next one! 8mo
DGRachel I had to read this in college and just remember detesting it. Good for you in powering through and finishing. 😊 8mo
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GatheringBooks
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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#QuotsyMar19 Day 7: A #book is my most favourite thing ever.

NenaB Pure bliss! 9mo
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Eggs
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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#infatuation #literarylove @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @vkois88
Flaubert's impassioned and infatuated Madame Bovary created quite a scandal in its time.

vkois88 🖒🖒🖒 9mo
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SailorMoon
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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#LiteraryLove

@Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
@vkois88

Day 7: Roses

The first rose I could think of was the one on the cover of this book that I remember loving when I read it in high school.
Emma Bovary is a character as complex as a rose: a delicate and beautiful flower with so many thorns that represent to me both strenght and fragility.
A wonderful reading.

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks So pretty!! 🌹🌹 10mo
vkois88 Beautiful cover 10mo
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jy0tiar0ra
Madam Bovary | Gustave Flaubert
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“Has it ever happened to you,” Leon went on, “to come across some vague idea of one‘s own in a book, some dim image that comes back to you from afar, and as the completest expression of your own slightest sentiment?”

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jy0tiar0ra
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Such an apt description of #booklovers
#fiction #

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erzascarletbookgasm
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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Pickpick

This is much more than just a story of an unhappy marriage. It‘s a very good, timeless story of a woman who craves romance and wealth based on the novels she reads. Unsatisfied and restless with her dreary married life in a provincial town, she seeks passion in adulterous affairs and lives a lifestyle beyond what she can afford. Poor Emma. I don‘t have tears for her, as she causes disgrace and ruin to the whole family 👇

erzascarletbookgasm (poor husband too, so oblivious) but I appreciate the complexity of her conflicted character. Definitely a tragedy. Written in lovely prose, it‘s also an exploration of the expectations and manners of the middle class society in 19th century France, and the descriptions of provincial life reminds me a bit of Hardy‘s novels. I‘m glad I‘ve finally read this.
#litsyclassics #m
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BooknerdsLife Look be your review! Putting it on my TBR stack 🤗 12mo
zsuzsanna_reads I found it tragic that in the end it was her husband who conformed to her romantic ideals with the fancy funeral and mourning himself into ruin. 12mo
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batsy Lovely review ❤️ I like your point that it reminds you of Hardy... Can't wait to revisit this soon. 12mo
Billypar I felt the same way- very tragic but what are character in Emma Bovary, and the prose is beautiful. Excellent review! 12mo
erzascarletbookgasm @zsuzsanna_reads I feel the same. It seems so foolish of Charles. Perhaps he is so blinded by his love for her. 12mo
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erzascarletbookgasm
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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💜 True 💜

#currentlyreading

TrishB Absolutely 👍🏻 13mo
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Bookishthoughts 💗 13mo
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batsy Lovely. Is this your current read? Just curious about which translation you're reading. I want to read this again at some point 🙂 13mo
erzascarletbookgasm @batsy Yes, I‘m currently reading the translation by Lydia Davis. 13mo
batsy Oh, nice! That's the one I'm interested in. Will look out for your review :) 13mo
Centique You make your quotes look so beautiful too! I need to read this already 😬 13mo
Joyfulmimi Love this quote but did not like the book. (edited) 13mo
GripLitGrl 💗💗💗 13mo
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erzascarletbookgasm
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Boredom, deriving from false expectations and #falsehope drove Emma to infidelity.

#currentlyreading
#NoFemmeber

Billypar Beautiful passage! And your analysis is spot-on. I read MB this year and really liked it: not a classic that shows its age 13mo
Joyfulmimi Yea, but to me that was no good excuse. I so did not like her. @erzascarletbookgasm (edited) 13mo
erzascarletbookgasm @Joyfulmimi I seem to be drawn to unlikeable characters 😬 13mo
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Joyfulmimi I loved Anna Karenina though 🤷🏽‍♀️ @erzascarletbookgasm 13mo
erzascarletbookgasm @Joyfulmimi I loved Anna Karenina too - the book and the character. I sympathise with Anna, but Emma..not so! But I think it‘s a good story. Only halfway through the book, though. 🙂 13mo
Joyfulmimi Enjoy!! 13mo
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AlaSkaat
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave

"Your head empties of everything else," he went on. "Whole hours go by. Without moving you wander through lands that you imagine you can actually see, and entwined with the story your mind gets involved with the detailed descriptions, or follows the twists and turns of adventures. It mingles with the characters; it seems as if it is your own heart that beats beneath their clothes."

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AlaSkaat
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave

"Yet shouldn't a man know everything, excel at many different pursuits, introduce you to the power of the passions, the niceties of life, to all its mysteries? This man taught her nothing, knew nothing, wished for nothing."

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AlaSkaat
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave

"Before she got married she had believed she was in love. But when the happiness that should have come from this love didn't materialize, she thought she had made a mistake. And so Emma tried to understand exactly what was meant in real life by the words bliss, passion and rapture, which had always sounded so beautiful in books."

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takogamrekeli
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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this book makes me so sad or happy ❤️ i love this book

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tina_b.ooks
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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I absolutely adore this new collection of European classics ?

I think I might get "Madame Bovary", as I've been wanting to read it for a long time.

ju.ca.no Oh how pretty! 😍 1y
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shelbyy
Madame Bovary (1857) | Gustave Flaubert
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There are many things that I could say about this book. Emma infuriated and annoyed me, but she was also fascinating to me. There are many layers to this story. Along with the social, political, and sexual elements, Flaubert‘s satirical portrayal of the upper class is thought-provoking in several ways. Overall, this was quite a captivating book.

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shelbyy
Madame Bovary (1857) | Gustave Flaubert
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Some nice editions of Madame Bovary, Oliver Twist and Tess of the D‘urbervilles ❤️

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shelbyy
Madame Bovary (1857) | Gustave Flaubert
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I have been sick the past few days. The last two days I had a headache that wouldn‘t go away so I wasn‘t in the mood to read. Today my headache is gone, so now I am getting cozy with my book and some tea 🤒☕️

Alfoster Virtual hugs coming your way❤️! 1y
shelbyy @Alfoster thank you! ☺️ 1y
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shelbyy
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“And, indeed, what is better than to sit by one‘s fireside in the evening with a book, while the wind beats against the window and the lamp is burning?” 🧡

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shelbyy
Madame Bovary (1857) | Gustave Flaubert
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My favourite time of year 🍂🍁🍃🧡💛❤️💚

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shelbyy
Madame Bovary (1857) | Gustave Flaubert
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I think my bookmark suits this book pretty well. On to part 2! 🌸

tammysue Pretty 💕 1y
Velvetfur I love that beautiful bookmark! 1y
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RebL
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When Peach was a thing, I used it for posting #BookHate.
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“I'm sick and cranky so here's some book hate for Madame Bovary. Your ennui is so effing boring that by the time you become interesting I couldn't care less. I'm out of tissue, I want to crawl into my bottle of nighttime cold relief, and I haven't had solid food in days. Send that doc of yours my way.” -me, 2 years ago sometime

Bklover Hope you feel better!!! 1y
RebL @Bklover I‘m totally fine. I updated the description to clarify I posted it on Peach (a short-lived social media platform) two years ago. Thank you so much for checking in with me though. I‘m well, but your comment made me feel spiritually better. 💕 1y
Bklover Oohhhh, I see that now. Well I‘m glad you are fine, and I am still sending warm thoughts 💛! 1y
RebL @Bklover 💛 backatcha 1y
Sace I always loved that cover though. 1y
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sebrittainclark
Madame Bovery | Gustave Fleubert
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#friyayintro @jesshowbooks

🎬The Incredibles 2

👫I like to walk around the farmer's market

🍀 3

📖 This was the first assigned book I ever DNF'ed

Bookjunkie57 The incredibles 2 was excellent. I‘m glad they didn‘t disappoint after such a long wait. 1y
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GinEyre22
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Latest #bookhaul from the used bookstore

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shelbyy
Madame Bovery | Gustave Fleubert
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I just can‘t resist Indigo‘s classics collection 💙💛💜

eraderneely Those are beautiful! 1y
shelbyy @eraderneely I think so too! ☺️ 1y
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posierope
Madame Bovary | Flaubert, Gustave
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⭐Madame Bovary.
⭐Bacon. Or black pudding.
⭐Clive Barker.
⭐Black Books or Boston Legal.

This was fun!

#manicmonday @joscho

JoScho Someone else posted Barker. I need to read more by him. Thanks for playing 😊🖤 1y
posierope @JoScho thanks for the game! It's pretty grim stuff but the description is so delicious. 1y
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Wilkie
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Cinfhen I‘ve never read this one 🙈 2y
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Billypar
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The basic plot of Madame Bovary could be molded into either a romantic tragedy or cautionary mortality tale, but Flaubert finds a third path in chronicling the title character's belated realization that romantic love is destined to fade. The characters are all vividly brought to life, from the passionate Emma Bovary to her pathetic husband, to the comic relief in the know-it-all chemist Homais, or the rakish Rodolphe. A classic for a reason!

LeahBergen Lovely review! I feel a reread coming on soon. 2y
Billypar Also my last #freakyfriday selection, which was a wild success. Thanks to @Dulcinella for having such an amazing list of favorites (which I'm not finished sampling), and to @Clwojick and @monalyisha for organizing- this was so much fun 😃👏👏 2y
GatheringBooks i loved this book when i read it as a teenager. hoping to re-read it. :) 2y
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Glad I finally got around to reading this classic. #classics

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theguyinpaint

Love, she thought, must come suddenly, with great outbursts and lightnings-a hurricane of the skies, which falls upon life, revolutionizes it, roots up the will like a leaf, and sweeps the whole heart into abyss.

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Billypar
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Emma Bovary's depression-induced fantasy (apologies for the ellipses). #justlikefire #getmovin @eanderson @Cinfhen

Cinfhen Beautiful! I‘ve yet to read Madam Bovary 2y
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Suet624 Oh my. I just now realized I haven‘t read this book. I guess I must! 2y
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DivineDiana As have I ! 2y
Billypar @DivineDiana Evidently Emma Bovary has as well, so we're in good company 😉 2y
Leftcoastzen 👍That‘s what keeps me reading. 2y
Dulcinella 😃😃 2y
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I bought Madame Bovary for $2 at a used bookstore on vacation and I‘ve never been so happy with an impulse purchase. This was the most fulfilling romance novel I‘ve read since Anna Karenina; Flaubert articulates every characters‘ point of view so well it‘s hard not to empathize with them all.

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shelbyy
Madame Bovary (1857) | Gustave Flaubert
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Such a beautiful copy of Madame Bovary! 💕💙

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Oh, the thing is there are two moralities, he replied. The little conventional one that men have made up, one that's endlessly changing and that brays so fiercely, makes such a fuss down here in this world , like that mob of imbeciles you see there. but the other morality, the eternal one, is all about and above, like the fields around us and the blue sky that gives us light.

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