Thérèse Raquin (stage version)
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854599582Publication Date:
12 Oct 2006
Size: 198mm x 132mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
National Theatre, London, 2006

Thérèse Raquin (stage version)

By Émile Zola Adapted by Nicholas Wright

Paperback £9.99£7.99

A gripping psychological thriller adapted for the stage by Émile Zola himself from his own notorious novel, in a version by Nicholas Wright.

Stifled by an oppressive mother-in-law and a sickly husband, Thérèse Raquin falls passionately for another man. Their feverish affair drives the lovers to an act of terrible desperation, which catapults them headlong into a world more claustrophobic than the one they sought to destroy.

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'Nicholas Wright's outstandingly well-written and acute new version... unforgettable'

Observer

'A potent, dark group portrait of selfishness and obsession'

Independent on Sunday
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854599582Publication Date:
12 Oct 2006
Size: 198mm x 132mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Émile Zola:

Thérèse Raquin (stage version)

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Also by Nicholas Wright:

Mrs Klein
The Custom of the Country
Nicholas Wright: Five Plays
The Last of the Duchess
Vincent in Brixton
Travelling Light
One Fine Day
The Slaves of Solitude (stage version)
The Desert Air
Naked
His Dark Materials (stage version)
8 Hotels
Cressida
Rattigan's Nijinsky
The Reporter
Regeneration (stage version)
Lulu
Treetops
John Gabriel Borkman
Three Sisters

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