Oxford World's Classics: The Dream



ISBN: 9780198745983

  • A major new translation of The Dream, the sixteenth novel in Zola's Rougon-Macquart series, and the first substantial critical edition.
  • Marks a departure by Zola from the realism and naturalism for which he was known, as he experiments with mysticism and fairy tale.
  • A wide-ranging introduction explains why Zola chose to experiment with new forms, drawing on his original notes and drafts for the novel.
  • Includes a chronology, bibliography, and indepth explanatory notes on topics ranging from embroidery to architecture and the lives of the saints.

Net weight: 0.194kg