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Gustavus Flaubertus Bourgeoisophobus: Flaubert and the Bourgeois Mentality (Romanticism and After in France/Le Romantisme et Apres en France) (v. 11)

Raitt, Alan

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ISBN 10: 3039103083 / ISBN 13: 9783039103089
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Editor(s): Raitt, A.W. Series: Romanticism and After in France. Num Pages: 208 pages. Dimension: 146 x 222 x 13. Weight in Grams: 284. . 2004. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9783039103089

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It is well known that Flaubert harboured an obsessive hatred of the bourgeois and his mentality which erupts constantly and explosively in his correspondence, informs large parts of the works set in his own time, Madame Bovary, L?Éducation sentimentale, Un C?ur simple and Bouvard et Pécuchet and even overflows into Salammbô and his theatrical experiments. Since most of his thought and writing is so visibly and vitally affected by this obsession, it seems valuable to investigate its origins, its development and its significance for his art. That is the aim of this study which begins with a look at representations of the bourgeois in French literature before Flaubert and goes on to examine in detail what proves to be a more complex phenomenon than might at first sight appear.

About the Author: The Author: Alan Raitt is Emeritus Professor of French Literature in the University of Oxford and Emeritus Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford. He is responsible for numerous editions, books and articles on Flaubert.

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