Sentimental Education (French: L'Éducation sentimentale, 1869) is a novel by Gustave Flaubert, that is considered one of the most influential novels of the 19th century, being praised by contemporaries George Sand, Émile Zola, and Henry James. The story focuses on the romantic life of a young man at the time of the French Revolution of 1848.
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