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What is the message of Madame Bovary?
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Thereof, what is the point of Madame Bovary?
First, Madame Bovary is considered a great novel because it has a key place in french literature. 1857 is a key year in the french literary scene because of two trials. Both Madame Bovary and Baudelaire's Fleurs du Mal are attacked by the prosecutors for obscenity and affront to good moral standards.
Also, should I read Madame Bovary? The first thing to say about Madame Bovary is that it's a terrific story. Other comparably great and famous novels aren't, but it is. Everyone should read it. Everyone would read it, given a free taste.
Then, what does Madame Bovary mean?
Madame Bovary (full French title: Madame Bovary. Mœurs de province) is the debut novel of French writer Gustave Flaubert, published in 1856. The eponymous character lives beyond her means in order to escape the banalities and emptiness of provincial life.
What did Madame Bovary die of?
Eventually, she even attempts to prostitute herself by offering to get back together with Rodolphe if he will give her the money she needs. He refuses, and, driven to despair, she commits suicide by eating arsenic. She dies in horrible agony. For a while, Charles idealizes the memory of his wife.