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The Letters of Gustave Flaubert: 1857–1880

Gustave Flaubert

Edited and translated by Francis Steegmuller

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$83.00 • £66.95 • €74.50

ISBN 9780674526402

Publication Date: 10/31/1982


336 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

5 halftones, 1 line illustration

Belknap Press

The Letters of Gustave Flaubert

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  • Introduction
  • I. The Writing of Salammbô, 1857–1862
  • II. The Battle of Salammbô, 1862–1863
  • III. Interlude: Society, 1863–1866
  • IV. The Beginning of l’Éducation Sentimentale, 1863–1866
  • V. Enter George Sand. The Completion and Reception of l’Éducation Sentimentale, 1866–1869
  • VI. Interlude: Early 1870
  • VII. The War and the Commune, 1870–1871
  • VIII. The Temptation of Saint Anthony. The Beginning of Bouvard and Pécuchet. Le Candidat. Three Tales, 1872–1877
  • IX. The Last Years. Bouvard and Pécuchet, 1877–1880
  • Appendix I: Flaubert’s Niece Caroline
  • Appendix II: “Reply to a Friend” by George Sand
  • Appendix III: The Broken Friendship: Flaubert and Laporte
  • Appendix IV: The Pavilion at Croisset
  • Works of Related Interest
  • Index

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