Flaubert's Parrot (Vintage International) (Paperback)

By Julian Barnes

Vintage, 9780679731368, 192pp.

Publication Date: November 27, 1990

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/2/2012)
Compact Disc (8/5/2014)
Audio Cassette (7/1/1994)
Mass Market Paperback (1/1/1986)
MP3 CD (8/5/2014)

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A kind of detective story, relating a cranky amateur scholar's search for the truth about Gustave Flaubert, and the obsession of this detective whose life seems to oddly mirror those of Flaubert's characters.

About the Author

Born in Leicester in 1946, Julian Barnes is the author of nine novels, a book of stories, and a collection of essays. He has won both the Prix Médicis and the Prix Fémina, and in 1988 was made a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He lives in London.