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Tess of the d'Urbervilles.

Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] Bantam Books [©1971]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Poverty forces Tess to become a servant to Mrs. D'Urberville whose son, Alec, forces his attentions on her. Their baby dies, and Tess goes to work elsewhere. She marries Angel who expects forgiveness for his sins but cannot forgive hers. When Alec returns, the situation becomes explosive.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hardy
OCLC Number: 7030233
Description: 1 volume
Responsibility: Introd. by Robert B. Heilman.

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Poverty forces Tess to become a servant to Mrs. D'Urberville whose son, Alec, forces his attentions on her. Their baby dies, and Tess goes to work elsewhere. She marries Angel who expects forgiveness for his sins but cannot forgive hers. When Alec returns, the situation becomes explosive.

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