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In secret

Set in the lower echelons of 1860s Paris, Therese Raquin, a sexually repressed, beautiful young woman, is trapped into a loveless marriage to her sickly cousin Camille by her domineering aunt, Madame Raquin. After she me...

Dead men tell no tales and other stories —Zola, Émile, 1840-1902, author.

In contrast with the epic scope of the Rougon-Macquart novels, Zola's short stories are concerned with the everyday aspects of human existence and the interests of ordinary people. From the cruel irony of 'Captain Burle'...

In Secret —Zola, Émile, 1840-1902.

"In a dingy apartment on the Passage du Pont-Neuf in Paris, Theŕes̀e Raquin is trapped in a loveless marriage to her sickly cousin, Camille. The numbing tedium of her life is suddenly shattered when she embarks on a tur...

The ladies' paradise —Zola, Émile, 1840-1902.

"Through charm, drive, and diligent effort Octave Mouret has become the director of one of the finest new department stores in Paris, Au Bonheur des Dames. Supremely aware of the power of his position, Mouret seeks to ex...

El paraíso de los gatos —Zola, Émile, 1840-1902.

±El paraíso de los gatos? es una fábula sobre la vida de los gatos, esos buenos amigos de los hombres. El filósofo francés Taine, amigo de Zola, dijo que habiendo estudiado detenidamente a los filósofos y a los gato...

Earth —Zola, Émile, 1840-1902, author.

"Set in a village in the Beauce, in northern France, it depicts the harshness of the peasants' world and their visceral attachment to the land. Jean Macquart, a veteran of the battle of Solferino and now an itinerant far...

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