Thérèse Raquin

Thérèse Raquin

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by Emile Zola

ISBN-10: 0948230134

ISBN-13: 9780948230134

Pub. Date: 10/29/1997

Publisher: Theatre Communications Group

Emile Zola’s own stage adaptation of his taut, psychological thriller. An intense story of adultery, murder and revenge, streaked with social satire.  See more details below


Emile Zola’s own stage adaptation of his taut, psychological thriller. An intense story of adultery, murder and revenge, streaked with social satire.

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Theatre Communications Group
Publication date:
Absolute Classics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.20(d)

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Thérèse Raquin 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Written in 1867 Therese Raquin explores the world of adultery, obsession, and murder. Its protaganist is Therese, a lonely and passive young woman unhappily wed to her much older invalid cousin Camille. Her life is greatly altered when a stranger from Camille's past comes into her life: Laurent. Soon, Laurent and Therese start a passionate and obsessive relationship with each other resulting in murder, paranoia, and rage. The dark atmosphere and chilling characters described by Zola help to make a disturbing and exciting novel.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
<p> Name: Amalia Crow Craw-Slythye </p> <p> Age: inbetween 6 and 13. Matters when you read this bio. </p> <p> Gender: Female </p <p> Race: Part Cra(High Elven Race), Part human(Wizard). </p> <p> <br> Family: Mother: Evangelyne Craw </br> <br> Father: Mattias Slythe </br> <br> Uncle(s,: Colbalt Craw (Dead) </br> <br> Aunt(s): None </br> <br> Sibling(s): None </br> </p> <p> Looks: Little girl with big aquamarine eyes and thick dark hair, usually kept in a braid. </p> <p> Clothing: Usually wears a green cloak over a black shirt and jeans. </p> <p> Powers: Is able to control certain elements such as Earth, Air, Ores and Ice. </p> <p> Gaurdian: Albacea. </p> <p> Other: Ask! </p>
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Name--Storm<p>Age--400 years<p>Gender--&female<p>Height--40 ft<p>Length--39 ft<p>Wingspan--149 ft<p>Looks--<br>-Scales-constantly change color with mood. Usually a cam light grey. When fighting hey turn dark grey and have a white-ish yeallow lightning pattern<br>-Eyes-blue eyes<br>-Horns-two horns on back of hea that curve gently upwards<br>-Spikes-line of spikes running down her back starting at the back of her hea and ending a her tail tip<p>Mate--Kyros<p>Dragonets--Moonwatcher<p>Family--Onyx(sister), Moonwatcher(daughter), Kyros(mate), Winter(mother; deceased), Stonemover(father; deceased)<p>History--very very long<p>Likes--food, lightning, gems, Kyros, Moonwatcher, Onyx, dragonets<p>Dislikes--spiders, rain, being hungry, stolen jewels, stolen food<p>Weapons--deadly venom that melts everything living that it touches, lightning, teeth, claws, tail, wings, head, horns<p>Personality--gets gumpy pretty easily, very sensitive, protective<p>Siggy-- &starf S &star t &starf o &star r &starf m &star<p>Other--ask!<p>|~-Storm-~|
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Name - Embre Theodora Chrysanth<_>&#283<_>. <br> Nicknames[s] - Embre, Em, Bree, Theo, Dora the Explora, Just-Dora, Chrys, etc. Pretty much anything you can conjure up works for her. <br> Age - Aye . . . . Around 17-ish. <br> Species - Human. <br> Appearance <br> Em isn't someone people tend to notice. With curly, chocolatey hair, dimmed lapis lazuli eyes, a slim figure, and black clothing, she's the epitome of hidden. The only thing that draws attention to her is the little tiara randomly plopped on top of her curls, befit with polished chunks of sapphire and emerald. <br> Persona - Figger it out yerself. <br> History - Em came here from her curious wanderings. She travelled the world, or the parts of it she could reach. Yemen, Vietnam, Italy, Turkey, they all were explored thoroughly by herself. She loves adventure. <br> Other - She loves accents most of all. No one knows her normal voice, because she's always speaking in a Scottish acent or something. Whether it be Italian, Scottish, German, British, or something random, she is /never/ without an accent. <br> Dragon Bond - That's a no. <br> Friends - Noooope. <br> Crush - o-o Leave me alooooonnne. <br> Relationship Status - *le sigh* Absolutely nothing. If this is a scale from 0 to 10, 0 being liking no one in a romantic way, and 10 being ultimate romance with marriage and stuff, then she is -2. Seriously. <br> Favorite Song - Ehh . . . . . 'Angel With A Shotgun' by Nightcore or 'I'm Awesome' by Spose. <br> RPer - None other than Lin &#9788<_>!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Name~Frozen <p> Age~A younger mature dragon <p> Breed~Ice Dragon <p> Appearance~Silvery light blue and has icy blue under her wings. She had blue spike that look like icycles on the edgeo her wings with icy blue eyes <p> Crush/Mate/Baby~No to al
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Name :: Guili&#228, which means "Luck" in the Ancient Language. <br> Age :: Mature <br> Gender :: &female <br> Rider :: Don't even go there. . . <br> Appearance :: <br> -Scale Color- Bright blue. <br> -Eye Color- Sapphire blue. <br> -Other Features- Spiny ears and long horns on her forehead. Her muzzle is sharp and pointed. <br> Persona :: Eh. . . <br> Other :: Ask.