ISBN 9780140448009,Three Tales

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ISBN 9780140448009
Publisher

Penguin Books India

Publication Year 2005
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780140448009

ISBN-10 0140448004
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 144 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Fiction

First published in 1877, these three stories are dominated by questions of doubt, love, loneliness and religious experience, and together form a triumphant conclusion to Flaubert's literary career. With elegant simplicity, 'A Simple Heart' relates the story of Filiciti - an uneducated serving-woman who retains her Catholic faith despite a life of desolation and loss. Inspired by a stained-glass window in Rouen cathedral, 'The Legend of Saint Julian Hospitator' describes the fate of Julian, a sadistic hunter destined to murder his own parents. The blend of faith and cruelty that dominates this story may also be found in 'Herodias' - a reworking of the tale of Salomi and John the Baptist.

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