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The Dance of Death

Gustave Flaubert

Publisher: Charles River Editors

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Gustave Flaubert was a prominent French writer in the 19th century.  Flaubert, who wrote the classic novel Madame Bovary, was a significant contributor to literary realism.  This edition of The Dance of Death includes a table of contents.

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