The New International Encyclopædia/Lourdes (Zola)

Edition of 1905.  See also Émile Zola on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer.

LOURDES. A novel by Zola, based on the professed miracles performed at Lourdes. The work is interesting for its vivid descriptions of the pilgrimages and processions of devotees. Its attitude provoked the displeasure of the Church authorities.