The Desert and the Dancing Girls

Combining letters to his mother and friends with personal notes, this volume reconstructs Flaubert's formative journey to Egypt as a young man, beautifully portraying his sense of wonder and decadent surrender to the sensual delights of nineteenth-century Cairo.

Genre
Biography
Topics
deserts, travel
Publisher
Penguin
Author
Gustave Flaubert
Format
Paperback
ISBN
014102223X (find on Amazon)

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