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Flaubert's Parrot - Julian Barnes
Flaubert's Parrot
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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.
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.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780679731368 (0679731369)
ASIN: 679731369
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 190
Edition language: English
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2.0 Rambling Papagei
Despite my fondness for rambling stories, this one didn't enchant me that much. I love a lot of thing about it, Flaubert's life timeline seen from 2 different point of views were great. Also the chapter about animals representation. But some chapters were just tedious and got me counting pages to th...
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0.0 Flaubert's Parrot
dua burung kakaktua
SJane
SJane rated it
After reading [b:The Sense of an Ending|10746542|The Sense of an Ending|Julian Barnes|http://d.gr-assets.com/books/1311704453s/10746542.jpg|15657664], I was very keen to read another Julian Barnes book. "Flaubert’s Parrot" seems to be his most famous, and I remember reading glowing reviews way back ...
Weltschmerz
Weltschmerz rated it
5.0 Flaubert's Parrot
Prvo, ne mogu da verujem da je isti čovek napiao ovu knjigu i http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/110973.Before_She_Met_Me. Opet, s rezervom da drugu nisam shvatila na pravi način onda kad sam je čitala.,,Floberov papagaj" me je duže vreme vukao iz potpuno iracionalnih razloga. Donela sam dobru odluk...
hungoverdrawn
hungoverdrawn rated it
4.0 Flaubert's Parrot
Took me a long time to get into it, but I'm glad I persevered. Only my second Barnes book (after Metroland) and - I think - widely thought of as his magnum opus, I personally preferred the earlier book. I will read more by him though.
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