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The Kill.

Author: Émile Zola; Brian Nelson
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, UK, 2005.
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Kill (La Cur--eacute--;e) is the second volume in Zola's great cycle of twenty novels, Les Rougon-Macquart, and the first to establish Paris - the capital of modernity - as the centre of Zola's narrative world. Conceived as a representation of the uncontrollable 'appetites' unleashed by the Second Empire (1852-70) and the transformation of the city by Baron Haussmann, the novel combines into a single, powerful  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Émile Zola; Brian Nelson
ISBN: 9780191516955 0191516953 128134656X 9781281346568
OCLC Number: 437108595
Description: 1 online resource (318 pages).
Contents: Contents; Introduction; Translator's Note; Select Bibliography; A Chronology of Émile Zola; Map: The Paris of The Kill; THE KILL; Explanatory Notes.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.

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The Kill (La Cur--eacute--;e) is the second volume in Zola's great cycle of twenty novels, Les Rougon-Macquart, and the first to establish Paris - the capital of modernity - as the centre of Zola's narrative world. Conceived as a representation of the uncontrollable 'appetites' unleashed by the Second Empire (1852-70) and the transformation of the city by Baron Haussmann, the novel combines into a single, powerful vision the twin themes of lust for money and lust for. pleasure. - ;'It was the time when the rush for spoils filled a corner of the forest with the yelping of hounds, the cracking o.

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