Tag Archives: Flaubert

Flaubert Busts De Maupassant

On this date in 1878, French novelist Gustave Flaubert busts his protégé, Guy de Maupassant: “You must–do you hear me, young man?–you MUST work more than you are doing.” Advertisements

Posted in Literary Friendships & Feuds, Novels | Tagged , , , ,

Madame Bovary Published on This Date

On this date in 1857, Gustave Flaubert’s masterpiece of realism, Madame Bovary, is published.

Posted in Publishing History | Tagged , , , , ,