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Thomas Hardy

Author: Lance St John Butler
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1978.
Series: British authors, introductory critical studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
A history and critical interpretation of his six major novels and his poems.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Thomas Hardy; Thomas Hardy; Thomas Hardy; Thomas Hardy; Thomas Hardy; Thomas Hardy
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lance St John Butler
ISBN: 0521217431 9780521217439 0521292719 9780521292719
OCLC Number: 3002086
Description: 181 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 'Life offers- to deny!' --
Far from the Maddening Crowd --
The Return of the Native --
The Mayor of Casterbridge --
The Woodlanders --
Tess of the D'Urbervilles --
Jude the Obscure --
A Pair of Blue Eyes, the Trumpet-Major and the minor fiction --
The poems.
Series Title: British authors, introductory critical studies.
Responsibility: Lance St. John Butler.
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Thomas Hardy now seems a more important novelist and poet than at any previous time. This study provides a substantial introduction to his six major novels and his poems. Foregrounding his ability to  Read more...


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"...a welcome and overdue attempt to provide a comprehensive assessment of the creative achivevment of West Germany's only Nobel laureate...a well-researched, tightly edited and lucidly written book, Read more...

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