Book #52401

Bibliomania: A Tale

Gustave Flaubert
Book #52401 Bibliomania: A Tale. Gustave Flaubert.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good+
Publisher: London: The Rodale Press, 1954.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Arthur Wragg

An attractive Rodale Press publication in Very Good+ condition; is a dazzling, enthralling novel about a woman's obsessive love of books and the havoc it wreaks on her life.

Bibliomania is the story of Louise, a woman consumed with an obsessive love of books. Her obsession leads to disastrous consequences for her personal life and her professional career. Louise's love of books is the product of a sheltered upbringing and a sheltered mind. She has never had to confront the challenges of life, and so she doesn't know how to deal with the frustrations and disappointments that come with the demands of everyday life. Louise's love of books is her only refuge from the harsh realities of the world. But her love of books eventually destroys everything that matters to her.; Color Illustrations; 42 pages.

Price: $28.13