Flaubert's Parrot (Paperback)

In Stock -Select for Store Locations
Books Inc. in Opera Plaza
1 on hand, as of Nov 30 1:27am
Books Inc. in the Castro
2 on hand, as of Nov 30 1:32am
Books Inc. in Laurel Village
1 on hand, as of Nov 30 1:34am
Compass Books-Terminal 3
1 on hand, as of Nov 30 1:34am


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

Julian Barnes is the author of nine novels, including Metroland, Flaubert's Parrot, A History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters, England, England and Arthur and George, and two collections of short stories, Cross Channel and The Lemon Table.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679731368
ISBN-10: 0679731369
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: November 27th, 1990
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: Vintage International