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Published: 27 August 2020

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780198746164

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Doctor Pascal

Émile Zola
Translated by Julie Rose and edited by Brian Nelson

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new translation of Doctor Pascal — the twentieth and final work of Zola's famous Rougon-Macquart series that traces the fortunes of a family over five generations.
  • Julie Rose is internationally renowned for her translations, including her groundbreaking version of Hugo's Les Misérables; Brian Nelson is the author of Zola: A Very Short Introduction (2020).
  • Brian Nelson's Introduction examines the novels themes (science, religious faith, human progress, human relations) in the context of the intellectual climate of the Fin de siècle and Zola's own life and work.
  • Includes an up-to-date bibliography, chronology of the author, and helpful explanatory notes.

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