Zola presents a study of the teeming life which surrounds the great central markets of Paris. The heroine is Lisa Quenu, a daughter of Antoine Macquart, who has become prosperous and increasingly selfish. The book contains vivid pictures of the markets, bursting with the food of a great city, and of the vast population which lives by handling and distributing it.
Number Of Pages: 292
Published: 1st October 2007
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2 x 2.1
Weight (kg): 0.57