"First edition edited and with a revised translation by Paul de Man".
Includes bibliographical references (p. 551).
This is the only edition of Madame Bovary available that includes the complete manuscripts from Flaubert's 1857 trial. This edition includes a substantial number of new explanatory annotations. Included are sixteen critical studies on the novel's central themes, twelve of them new to this edition, including essays by Baudelaire. A chronology and selected bibliography are also included. (source: Nielsen Book Data)