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The life and death of the mayor of Casterbridge : a story of a man of character

Author: Thomas Hardy; Agnes Miller Parker
Publisher: New York : Heritage Press, 1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Michael Henchard, an unemployed farmhand, gets drunk and sells his wife and baby daughter. Years later, when he is the Mayor of Casterbridge, his past is brought back to haunt him and he reverts to drinking.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hardy; Agnes Miller Parker
OCLC Number: 779980835
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: xvi, 318 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Mayor of Casterbridge
Responsibility: Thomas Hardy ; with an introduction by Frank Swinnerton and illustrated with wood engravings by Agnes Miller Parker.

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Michael Henchard, an unemployed farmhand, gets drunk and sells his wife and baby daughter. Years later, when he is the Mayor of Casterbridge, his past is brought back to haunt him and he reverts to drinking.

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