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Doctor Pascal. by  Emile Zola - First Edition - 1893 - from Bucks County Bookshop  IOBA and Biblio.co.uk

Doctor Pascal.

by Zola, Emile

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New York Cassell Publishing Company, 1893, First Edition. hardcover. First American edition, translated by Mary J. [Jane] Serrano (precedes the 1894 Vizetelly translation). 471 pages. -- Hardcover, three-quarters leather with raised bands, over maroon cloth, marbled endsheets. Condition: very good minus (leather rubbed, mostly at front hinge; printed on rather fragile paper with corner chips to a few pages and a hole to one ad page.

Doctor Pascal (orig. French Le Docteur Pascal) is the twentieth and final novel of the Rougon-Macquart series by Émile Zola, first published in June 1893 by Charpentier. The novel was translated into English by Ernest A. Vizetelly in 1894 (reprinted 1925 and 1995); by Mary J. Serrano in 1898 (reprinted 2005); and by Vladimir Kean in 1957. Zola's plan for the Rougon-Macquart novels was to show how heredity and environment worked on the members of one family over the course of the Second Empire.




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