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Gustave Flaubert

Trois contes


Ces trois contes sont trois histoires extraordinaires où le fantastique religieux illumine la vie quotidienne.

La Légende de saint Julien l'Hospitalier, c'est le Moyen Age, ses seigneurs passionnés de chasse. Ses lépreux.

Hérodias, c'est la Palestine au temps d'Hérode avec ses intrigues de palais, l'occupation romaine et la danse sensuelle de Salomé réclamant la tête de saint Jean-Baptiste. Un coeur simple, c'est enfin la Normandie chère à Flaubert, Pont-l'Evêque et Trouville. Une vieille servante y a vécu et souffert. Elle finit par voir en son perroquet le Saint-Esprit lui-même.

Trois chefs-d'oeuvre pleins de réalisme, de délicatesse et d'émotion.

Format: Paperback
Published: in France in 2009
Publisher: GF Flammarion
Pages: 193
Language: French
ISBN 13: 9782081229143
ISBN 10: 2081229145

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Trois contes