Hardy Thomas Books
Books di Hardy Thomas pubblicati nella collana Broadview Pr Paperback
The Return of the Native
Avery Simon (EDT)
edizioni Broadview Pr collana Broadview Pr (Paperback) , 2013
The Return of the Native was a radical departure for Thomas Hardy, ushering in his tragic literary vision of the world. Though set in a small space (Egdon Heath in the fictional county of Wessex) and short time (a year and a day), the novel addresses the broad social and intellectual upheavals of the Victorian age....
Tess of the D'urbervilles
Maier Sarah E. (EDT)
edizioni Broadview Pr collana Broadview Pr (Paperback) , 2007
This classic novel tells the story of how the poor rural couple John and Joan Durbeyfield become convinced that they are descended from the ancient family of d'Urbervilles. They encourage their innocent daughter Tess to cement a connection with the d'Urberville family, including their unprincipled son Alec, with tragic...
The Mayor of Casterbridge
Page Norman (EDT)
edizioni Broadview Pr collana Broadview Pr (Paperback) , 1997
This 1886 novel may be Hardy's most intense and gripping narrative. We first see the central character, Michael Henchard, as a drunken and unemployed hay-trusser who sells his wife Susan and his daughter Elizabeth-Jane at a fair. When he is eventually reunited with the two, he has become the contented and prosperous...