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Gustave Flaubert

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Gustave Flaubert was a vegetarian writer, novelist, French

Lived: December 12, 1821 - May 8, 1880

Wrote Madame Bovary (1857)


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Where did you find Flaubert was a vegetarian? Many vegan & vegetarian sites quote him, but none brings any document to prove it. Is it only a rumor? I only found this study (in french) about the animality in Flaubert's work: flaubert.univ-rouen.fr/revue/article.php?id=44

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