Pot Luck (Pot-Bouille)

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Oxford University Press, Jan 29, 2009 - Fiction - 416 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. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
 

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User Review  - Smiler69 - LibraryThing

Librairie Générale Française (1974), Mass Market Paperback, 510 pages (French Edition) Original publication date: 1882 I was rather amused to find that in the introduction to this cheap, badly printed ... Read full review

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Interesting study of middle class life in 19th century Paris but the men were too obsessed with who they would sleep with next. Nice background on the development of apartment buildings as a new way of living for the bourgeoise. Read full review

Contents

EXPLANATORY NOTES
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MORE ABOUT OXFORD WORLDS CLASSICS
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A SELECTION OF OXFORD WORLDS CLASSICS
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Brian Nelson is Professor of French and Head of the Department of Romance Languages at Monash University, Melbourne.

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