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The mayor of Casterbridge

Author: Thomas Hardy; Martin Seymour-Smith
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Eng. ; New York : Penguin Books, 1978.
Series: Penguin English library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Michael Henchard, a callous grain merchant and town mayor, who finds that his cruelty has come back to haunt him.
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Genre/Form: Classic
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.
Mayor of Casterbridge.
Harmondsworth, Eng. ; New York : Penguin Books, 1978
(OCoLC)902967201
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hardy; Martin Seymour-Smith
ISBN: 0140051031 9780140051032 014043125X 9780140431254
OCLC Number: 4379700
Notes: Originally published in 1886.
"General preface to the Wessex edition of 1912:" p. 413-[418].
Description: 437 pages : map ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Penguin English library.
Responsibility: Thomas Hardy ; edited with an introd. and notes by Martin Seymour-Smith.
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One of the Wessex tales, this tells the story of the brooding, and sometimes brutal Michael Henchard and the women with whom he searches for happiness in the harsh world of 19th-century rural England.

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