This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
"La bete humaine" (1890), the 17th novel in the Rougon-Macquart series, is one of Zola's most violent and explicit works. On one level a tale of murder, passion, and possession, it is also a compassionate study of individuals derailed by atavistic forces beyond their control. This new translation captures Zola's fast-paced yet deliberately dispassionate style, while the introduction and detailed notes place the novel in its social, historical, and literary context.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
see record 3842 see record 3842About the Author:
Roger Pearson is a Fellow and Tutor of The Queen's College, Oxford, and university lecturer.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1996. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0192822616
Book Description Oxford University Press, USA, 1996. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0192822616