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Today in Language: Gustave Flaubert

Flaubert est mort le 8 mai 1880. On dit qu'il a écrit le seul roman « parfait » dans un sens technique. Si vous n'avez pas lu Madame Bovary, eh bien, vous ne connaissez pas la littérature. Même si ce n'est pas un roman préféré, c'est un roman essentiel. Si vous connaissez déjà Emma l'infidèle, je recommande la biographie par Henri Troyat, un ouvrage aussi essentiel et fascinant en ce qui concerne les petits détails de la vie et les habitudes quotidiennes d'un grand écrivain.


Gustave Flaubert, author of the renowned Madame Bovary, died on May 8, 1880.


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