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

Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: Ware : Wordsworth Classics, ©1994.
Series: Wordsworth classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Under the influence of rum, Michael Henchard sells his wife and daughter to a sailor. Years later, the widowed wife returns to find her husband the Mayor of Casterbridge.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hardy
ISBN: 1853260983 9781853260988
OCLC Number: 43648255
Notes: Complete and unabridged.
Description: 260 pages : map ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Wordsworth classics.
Responsibility: Thomas Hardy.

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Set in the heart of the Wessex, this book charts the rise and downfall of a single 'man of character'. It's moving and contrived narrative is Shakespearian in its force, and features some of the  Read more...

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