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Published: 15 October 2008

256 Pages

ISBN: 9780199536856

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Thérèse Raquin

Émile Zola
Translated with an introduction and notes by Andrew Rothwell

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new translation based on the second edition of 1868
  • Includes a 'Preface to the Second Edition' in which Zola defended himself against charges of immorality
  • An introduction situates the novel in the context of Naturalism, medicine, and the scientific ideas of Zola's day