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480 Pages

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198828563

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The Assommoir

Second Edition

Émile Zola
Brian Nelson and Edited by Robert Lethbridge

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new translation of this classic novel by Brian Nelson, the formidable translator of many Zola editions for Oxford World's Classics including The Fortune of the Rougons, The Ladies' Paradise, His Excellency Eugène Rougon, The Belly of Paris, and The Kill
  • Achieves the challenging task of rendering Zola's slang into contemporary English
  • Includes an up-to-date bibliography, chronology of the author, and helpful explanatory notes