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For a Night of Love

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Publisher Comments:

In these three short stories, Émile Zola presents characters in search of fulfillment—romantic, religious, and financial. Read together, they give us an extraordinary depiction of sexual mores. When the apparently angelic Thérèse commits murder, she offers sexual favors to a petty clerk if he will dispose of the body; the pregnant Flavie manipulates a neighbors interest in her dowry to arrange a shotgun wedding; and churchgoing women find their hunger for Christianity unsatisfied by a vapid priest. These are beautiful and poignant stories unified by the powerful themes of deception and discontent.

Synopsis:

Collects three stories depicting murder, manipulation, and religion with regard to limitless sexual behaviors.

About the Author

Émile François Zola (1840-1902) was a French writer.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781843910107
Foreword:
Wilson, A. N.
Translator:
Brown, Andrew
Foreword:
Wilson, A. N.
Author:
Wilson, A. N.
Author:
mile
Author:
Zola, +mile
Author:
Zola
Author:
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Author:
Zola, Emile
Author:
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Publisher:
Hesperus Press
Location:
London
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Deception
Subject:
Discontent.
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
100 pages
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
20020801
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Pages:
100
Dimensions:
7.86x4.92x.38 in. .32 lbs.

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