Far From the Madding Crowd : Includes Ebook (CompactDisc) - Hardy, Thomas/ Lee, John (NRT)

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A young man falls victim to his own obsession with an amorous farm girl in Thomas Hardy''s classic novel of fate and unrequited love.

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Publisher Tantor Media Inc
Mfg Part# 9781400106981
SKU 207946679
Format CD
ISBN10 1400106982
Release Date 6/9/2008
Physical
Dimensions (in Inches) 5.75H x 6.5L x 1T
Author Info
Thomas Hardy
Born in Dorset, Thomas Hardy wrote about his native region all his life, calling it "Wessex" in his novels. Hardy was apprenticed to an architect at 15, but began to write novels in his spare time when he was in his 20s. His first novel was rejected by George Meredith, a reader for the publisher he sent it to, but he was considered promising, and Meredith encouraged him to try again. Hardy, who had also been writing poetry, gave it up temporarily for fiction, and his first novel was published three years later. He abandoned architecture for the life of a writer, producing a series of masterpieces that ended with "Jude the Obscure" in 1896. That novel's frankness and unsparing bleakness met with such a hostile reception that Hardy returned to writing poetry, which he continued to produce until the end of his life. His novels are strongly determinist, demonstrating the ways in which the forces of nature shape human existence: People are at the mercy of their passions; fate and chance rule their lives, and the only heroic path is endurance. His poetry contains similar themes, and all of his work is permeated with a melancholy that often turns to tragedy.
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Editors Note After an unfortunate marriage to Sergeant Troy and an affair with Farmer Boldwood, Bathsheba Everdene finally becomes the wife of the man who has always loved her.
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Book Format Audio Cassette - Unabridged / Audio CD - Unabridged
Number of Pages 8
Publisher Tantor Media
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