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The powerful nineteenth-century French classic depicting the moral degeneration of a weak-willed woman
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I read this in French on the bus to the Pentagon metro station every morning during the winter of 1984!!!
Dec 31st, 2017
Simple, good writing, good criticizing well efficient.
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I had to read this for college, in our Works in Translation unit. I wasn't a big fan of it, because Emma Bovary is kind of skanky, but I like how the novel criticises the aristocracy of the time and expresses the dangers of fantasy. I wouldn't read it again though, even though it grew on me exponentially.
Mar 22nd, 2013
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46th on Top 100 Books by Newsweek