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FLAUBERT, Gustave.

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  1. 114497
    FLAUBERT, Gustave. Madame Bovary.

    London : 1886

    First edition in English of Flaubert's masterpiece. The translator was Karl Marx's daughter, then living openly with Edward Bibbens Aveling, a married man whose name she used in conjunction with her own. Flaubert's debut novel was five years in the making, and originally serialised in the Revue de Paris. It provoked charges of obscenity and immorality... Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 114497

  2. Salammbô.
    FLAUBERT, Gustave. Salammbô.

    London and New York : 1886

    First English edition of Flaubert's historical novel set in 3rd-century B.C. Carthage, originally published in French in 1862. Sheldon's translation precedes Chartre's translation for Vizetelly the same year. The printed dedication is to the translator's friend Henry M. Stanley, the man who found Dr Livingstone. Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 82593

  3. Bouvard and Pécuchet.
    FLAUBERT, Gustave. Bouvard and Pécuchet.

    London : 1896

    First English translation, scarce deluxe issue, of Flaubert's final, unfinished, novel, originally published in France in 1881, and considered by some his masterpiece. Flaubert died in 1880 while working on the book that he confessed to George Sand as early as 1874 "will be the death of me!". The story affectionately satirises two ordinary men who strive... Learn More
    £875.00

    Stock Code: 104520

  4. 111503
    FLAUBERT, Gustave. Madame Bovary.

    1993

    A handsome leather bound volume of this classic novel which was first published in 1856. Learn More
    £225.00

    Stock Code: 111503

  5. 122966
    FLAUBERT, Gustave. Madame Bovary.

    London : 2006

    Limited edition, number 491 of 1,000 copies published to mark the 60th anniversary of Penguin Classics, with a dust jacket designed by the shoe designer Manolo Blahnik. Learn More
    £550.00

    Stock Code: 122966

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