Madame Bovary
Gustave Flaubert, 1886
FLAUBERT, Gustave (1821-1880). Madame Bovary. Translated from the French by Eleanor Marx-Aveling. London: Vizetelly & Co., 1886.

First edition in English. This edition of Flaubert's most famous work was translated by the socialist activist and youngest daughter of Karl Marx, Eleanor Marx-Aveling.

Octavo. Preliminary leaves unopened. Original gilt-stamped cloth (minor rubbing to spine ends and corners, upper tips a little bumped); custom box.

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