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The Mayor of Casterbridge
by Thomas Hardy and J. I. M. Stewart


Overview - One of Hardy's most powerful novels, The Mayor of Casterbridge opens with a shocking and haunting scene: In a drunken rage, Michael Henchard sells his wife and daughter to a visiting sailor at a local fair. When they return to Casterbridge some nineteen years later, Henchard--having gained power and success as the mayor--finds he cannot erase the past or the guilt that consumes him.  Read more...

 
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Overview
One of Hardy's most powerful novels, The Mayor of Casterbridge opens with a shocking and haunting scene: In a drunken rage, Michael Henchard sells his wife and daughter to a visiting sailor at a local fair. When they return to Casterbridge some nineteen years later, Henchard--having gained power and success as the mayor--finds he cannot erase the past or the guilt that consumes him. The Mayor of Casterbridge is a rich, psychological novel about a man whose own flaws combine with fate to cause his ruin.
This Modern Library Paperback Classic reprints the authoritative 1912 Wessex edition, as well as Hardy's map of Wessex.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780375760068
  • ISBN-10: 0375760067
  • Publisher: Modern Library
  • Publish Date: May 2002
  • Page Count: 416
  • Dimensions: 8 x 5.1 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.7 pounds

Series: Modern Library Classics (Paperback)

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