Flaubert's Parrot (Paperback)

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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 Medicis and the Prix Femina, and in 1988 was made a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He lives in London."
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679731368
ISBN-10: 0679731369
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: November 27th, 1990
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: Vintage International