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Tess of the d'Urbervilles

Author: Thomas Hardy; Claire Rushbrook; James D'Arcy; Adam Godley; BBC Radio 4.
Publisher: North Kingstown, R.I. : BBC Audiobooks America, 2007, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Victimized by lust, poverty, and hypocrisy, Tess is a woman whose intense vitality flares unforgettably against the bleak background of a dying rural society. Shaped by an acute sense of social injustice and by a vision of human fate cosmic in scope, her story is a singular blending of harsh realism and indelibly poignant beauty.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Pastoral fiction
Didactic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hardy; Claire Rushbrook; James D'Arcy; Adam Godley; BBC Radio 4.
ISBN: 9780792753506 079275350X 9781602835542 1602835543
OCLC Number: 182851642
Notes: In container (17 cm.).
Title from container.
"Digitally Mastered"--Container.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatization starring Claire Rushbrook, James D'Arcy, and Adam Godley.
Description: 4 sound discs (3 hr., 45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Thomas Hardy.

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Victimized by lust, poverty, and hypocrisy, Tess is a woman whose intense vitality flares unforgettably against the bleak background of a dying rural society. Shaped by an acute sense of social injustice and by a vision of human fate cosmic in scope, her story is a singular blending of harsh realism and indelibly poignant beauty.

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