Émile Zola - Fiction - 2000 - 440 pages
Focuses on the Paris taverns, presenting a tragedy of working-class people in slums. The work was influenced by theories of heredity/experimental science. The behaviour of the ...
Émile Zola, Brian Nelson - Fiction - 1999 - 381 pages
This new translation of Zola's most acerbic social satire captures the directness and robustness of Zola's language and restores the omissions of earlier abridged versions.