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The Mayor of Casterbridge (Signet Classics)

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ISBN13: 9780451527356
ISBN10: 0451527356
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Thomas Hardy's exploration of his most tragic hero, Michael Henchard, is the classic tale of over-ambition. From his drunken sale of his wife and baby at a country fair to his subjugation of a farming village, Henchard's life is an epic attempt to bring the world to heel as he hides even from himself all vestiges of emotional vulnerability.

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In Thomas Hardy's classic novel, an ambitious man discovers that the blind energies and defiant acts that brought him to power can also destroy him.

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Meredith Bric, August 12, 2012 (view all comments by Meredith Bric)
Beautifully written - couldn't put it down! Though the characters are not quite as developed as in other Hardy novels, you still can't help but be transported to their time and absorbed in their lives and well-being. A true masterpiece!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780451527356
Introduction:
Sutherland, John
Author:
Sutherland, John
Author:
Hardy, Thomas
Author:
Perlman, Elliot
Author:
Allen, Walter
Publisher:
Signet Classics
Location:
New York
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
British and irish fiction (fictional works by
Subject:
Men
Subject:
Psychological
Subject:
Atonement
Subject:
Fathers and daughters
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Domestic fiction
Subject:
Wessex
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Signet Classics Paperback
Series Volume:
82
Publication Date:
19990701
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
6.77x4.19x.72 in. .40 lbs.

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