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Therese Raquin:

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ISBN-10: 2253010073

ISBN-13: 9782253010074

Edition: 1st 1971

Authors: Emile Zola

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A gothic tale of murder and adultery, Th??r??se Raquin was denounced as pornography on its publication in 1867. "Putrid literature" was how Louis Ulbach described the novel in a contemporary review. Zola defended himself against these attacks in his preface to the second edition, in which he outlined his aim to produce a new, "scientific" form of realism. The novel marks a crucial step in Zola's development and is a major early work of Naturalism.In his introduction to Th??r??se Raquin, Brian Nelson places the novel in its cultural, intellectual and artistic contexts, and compares Zola's scientific aims with his actual practice in this work. The scientific status of Naturalist fiction…    
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Book details

List price: $10.95
Edition: 1st
Copyright year: 1971
Publisher: Distribooks Inc
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 311
Size: 4.50" wide x 7.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.396
Language: French