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Émile Zola - 12 Volumes [Blackwood, Scott & Co., Circa 1910s)

£160.00

Product description

12 volume set of Émile Zola's classic works. Published by Blackwood, Scott and Company. Undated, circa 1910s.

Translated, edited and with an introduction by Ernest Alfred Vizetelly. Each volume includes a frontispiece photogravure.
No dust jackets. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt lettering, and design on the front board.

Émile Édouard Charles Antoine Zola (1840 – 1902) was a French novelist, playwright, journalist, the best-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism, and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism. He was a major figure in the political liberalisation of France.

The 12 books are:

- Abbé Mouret's Transgression [La Faute de l'Abbé Mouret, first published 1875]. 305 pages

- The Dram-Shop [L'Assommoir first published 1877]. 410 pages.

- Germinal or Master and Man [Germinal, first published in 1885]. 443 pages.

- The Dream [Le Rêve, first published in 1888]. 310 pages.

- Money [L'Argent, first published in 1891]. 428 pages.

- The Downfall [La Débâcle, first published in 1892]. 534 pages.

- Doctor Pascal or Life and Heredity [Le Docteur Pascal, first published in 1893]. 354 pages.

- Lourdes [Lourdes fisr published in 1894]. 492 pages.

- Rome [Rome, fisr published in 1896]. 587 pages.

- Paris [Paris first published in 1898]. 488 pages.

- Fruitfulness [Fécondité, first published in 1899]. 412 pages.

- Truth [Vérité first published in 1903]. 587 pages.

All in good clean condition. The spines are a bit sun-faded, and the end-papers and page edges do have some foxing spots. The bindings are sound and fairly tight

Item details

Added value:
Scarce early translations
Author(s):
Émile Zola
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20.5cm x 14cm each
Edition:
Circa 1910s
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Blackwood, Scott and Company
Title:
Émile Zola - 12 Volumes

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About this item

12 volume set of Émile Zola's classic works. Published by Blackwood, Scott and Company. Undated, circa 1910s.

Translated, edited and with an introduction by Ernest Alfred Vizetelly. Each volume includes a frontispiece photogravure.
No dust jackets. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt lettering, and design on the front board.

Émile Édouard Charles Antoine Zola (1840 – 1902) was a French novelist, playwright, journalist, the best-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism, and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism. He was a major figure in the political liberalisation of France.

The 12 books are:

- Abbé Mouret's Transgression [La Faute de l'Abbé Mouret, first published 1875]. 305 pages

- The Dram-Shop [L'Assommoir first published 1877]. 410 pages.

- Germinal or Master and Man [Germinal, first published in 1885]. 443 pages.

- The Dream [Le Rêve, first published in 1888]. 310 pages.

- Money [L'Argent, first published in 1891]. 428 pages.

- The Downfall [La Débâcle, first published in 1892]. 534 pages.

- Doctor Pascal or Life and Heredity [Le Docteur Pascal, first published in 1893]. 354 pages.

- Lourdes [Lourdes fisr published in 1894]. 492 pages.

- Rome [Rome, fisr published in 1896]. 587 pages.

- Paris [Paris first published in 1898]. 488 pages.

- Fruitfulness [Fécondité, first published in 1899]. 412 pages.

- Truth [Vérité first published in 1903]. 587 pages.

All in good clean condition. The spines are a bit sun-faded, and the end-papers and page edges do have some foxing spots. The bindings are sound and fairly tight

Added value:
Scarce early translations
Author(s):
Émile Zola
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20.5cm x 14cm each
Edition:
Circa 1910s
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Blackwood, Scott and Company
Title:
Émile Zola - 12 Volumes

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