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Author photo. Portrait de Gustave Flaubert par Etienne Carjat en 1860

Portrait de Gustave Flaubert par Etienne Carjat en 1860

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Madame Bovary (Author) 22,351 copies, 336 reviews
Sentimental Education (Author) 3,610 copies, 48 reviews
Three Tales (Author) 1,960 copies, 35 reviews
Salammbô (Author) 1,590 copies, 26 reviews
Bouvard and Pécuchet 1,494 copies, 17 reviews
The Temptation of Saint Anthony 799 copies, 8 reviews
A Simple Heart (Author) 677 copies, 19 reviews
Dictionary of Received Ideas 452 copies, 3 reviews
November 174 copies, 5 reviews
Memoirs of a Madman 166 copies, 1 review
Correspondance 150 copies
Short Novels of the Masters (Contributor) 132 copies, 1 review
Bibliomania: A Tale 125 copies, 8 reviews
Voyage to the Orient (Author) 79 copies
Flaubert : Oeuvres tome 2 (Author) 33 copies, 1 review
Herodias 26 copies, 1 review
Madame Bovary (2/2) (Author) 13 copies
Oeuvres complètes, tome 1 (Author) 11 copies
Madame Bovary (1/2) (Author) 10 copies
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Correspondance : Index (Author) 6 copies
מכתבים 5 copies
Romanzi 5 copies
Smar 4 copies
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Voyages 4 copies
Flaubert: Madame Bovary 4 copies, 1 review
Oeuvres, Vol I et II (Author) 3 copies, 1 review
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Een interview 2 copies
Le Sottisier 2 copies
Short Fiction 2 copies
El Castillo de los corazones 2 copies, 1 review
Album Flaubert 2 copies, 1 review
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Hjertets skole II (Author) 1 copy
Hjertets skole I (Author) 1 copy
Voyage à Bordeaux 1 copy, 1 review
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Le Nil 1 copy
Œuvres 1 copy
Théâtre 1 copy
Opere 1 copy
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 815 copies, 6 reviews
French Stories (Contributor) 416 copies, 1 review
A Treasury of Short Stories (Contributor) 255 copies
Weird Tales (Contributor) 234 copies, 3 reviews
The Penguin Book of International Gay Writing (Contributor) 164 copies, 2 reviews
Love Letters (Contributor) 158 copies, 1 review
Candide [Norton Critical Edition, 1st ed.] (Contributor) 136 copies, 2 reviews
French Short Stories (Contributor) 75 copies
The Apes of Wrath (Contributor) 50 copies, 2 reviews
The Picador Book of Journeys (Contributor) 48 copies
Great French Short Novels (Contributor) 26 copies
The Book Lovers (Contributor) 25 copies

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