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Gustave Flaubert

“The sight of so many ruins destroys any desire to build shanties; all this ancient dust makes one indifferent to fame.”


Gustave Flaubert, Flaubert in Egypt: A Sensibility on Tour
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Flaubert in Egypt: A Sensibility on Tour Flaubert in Egypt: A Sensibility on Tour by Gustave Flaubert
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