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The Mayor of Casterbridge

Author: Thomas Hardy; Dale Kramer
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : New ed.View all editions and formats
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Michael Henchard is an out-of-work hay-trusser who gets drunk at a local fair and impulsively sells his wife Susan and baby daughter. 18 years later Susan and her daughter seek him out, only to discover that he has become the most prominent man in Casterbridge.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hardy; Dale Kramer
ISBN: 9780199537037 0199537038 0192840711 9780192840714
OCLC Number: 228195150
Notes: This ed. originally published: 2004.
Description: lxi, 364 pages : maps ; 20 cm.
Contents: General editor's preface --
Map of Hardy's Wessex --
Abbreviations --
Introduction --
Note on the text --
Select bibliography --
A chronology of Thomas Hardy --
The Mayor of Casterbridge --
Explanatory notes --
Significant revisions to the text.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.
Responsibility: Thomas Hardy.
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Michael Henchard is an out-of-work hay-trusser who gets drunk at a local fair and impulsively sells his wife Susan and baby daughter. 18 years later Susan and her daughter seek him out, only to discover that he has become the most prominent man in Casterbridge.

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