Rank: 54 – 54

When published in 1857, “Madame Bovary” was embraced by bourgeois women who claimed it spoke to the frustrations of their lives. Davis’s landmark translation gives new life in English to Flaubert’s masterwork.

Book Overview:

  • Original title: Madame Bovary (Penguin Classics)
  • Author: Gustave Flaubert
  • Creator: Geoffrey Wall
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  • ASIN: 140449124
  • Product type: ABIS_BOOK
  • Type: Paperback
  • Release date: 2003-01-30
  • Manufacturer: Penguin Classics
  • Publication date: 2003-01-30
  • Publisher: Penguin Classics
  • Pages: 384
  • Product group: Book
  • Release date: 2003-01-30
  • Studio: Penguin Classics