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Dead Men Tell No Tales and Other Stories

Dead Men Tell No Tales and Other Stories

Author: Douglas (TRN) Emile; Parmée Zola
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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' to the Rabelaisian exuberance of `Coqueville on the Spree', these stories display the broad range of Zola's imagination, using a variety of tones, from the quietly cynical to the compassionate, from the playful to the tragic. Contains: Dead Men Tell No Tales Coqueville on the Spree Captain Burle Shellfish for Monsieur Chabre

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From the cruel irony of `Captain Burle' to the Rabelaisian exuberance of `Coqueville on the Spree', these stories display the broad range of Zola's imagination, using a variety of tones, from the quietly cynical to the compassionate, from the playful to the tragic.

Author description

Emile Zola (1840-1902) is the foremost representative of the Naturalist school, and is best remembered for Therese Raquin and his twenty-novel cycle, The Rougon-Macquarts.

Table of contents

Contains: Dead Men Tell No Tales, Captain Burle, Coqueville on the Spree, Shellfish for Monsieur Chabri.

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General Fields

  • : 9781847496966
  • : Alma Books Ltd
  • : Alma Classics
  • : July 2018
  • : 198mm X 128mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Douglas (TRN) Emile; Parmée Zola
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : English
  • : 224