Madame BovaryeBook - 2004
From Library Staff
SeattleNonficLibrarians Sep 04, 2018
Flaubert’s Emma Bovary was the first of a succession of great tragic trapped wives of the 19th century literature, including Ibsen's Hedda Gabler, Tolstoy's Anna Karenina, and Edna Pontellier from Kate Chopin's The Awakening. Of them all, only Nora Helmer survived for a sequel.