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The Mayor of Casterbridge : a story of a man of character

Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, ©1956.
Series: Washington Square Press book, W252.
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
OCLC Number: 3024973
Description: xvi, 332 pages ; 17 cm.
Series Title: Washington Square Press book, W252.
Responsibility: by Thomas Hardy ; with an introd. by Albert J. Guerard.

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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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