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Far from the Madding Crowd|Thomas Hardy

Overview

Far from the Madding Crowd, Hardy's passionate tale of the beautiful, headstrong farmer Bathsheba Everdene and her three suitors, firmly established the thirty-four-year-old writer as a popular novelist. According to Virginia Woolf, "The subject was right; the method was right; the poet and the countryman, the sensual man, the sombre reflective man, the man of learning, all enlisted to produce a book which . . . must hold its place among the great English novels." Introducing the fictional name of "Wessex" to describe Hardy's legendary countryside, this early masterpiece draws a vivid picture of rural life in southwest England.

This Modern Library Paperback Classic is set from the 1912 Wessex edition and features Hardy's map of Wessex.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780375757976
  • ISBN-10: 037575797X
  • Publisher: Modern Library
  • Publish Date: December 2001
  • Dimensions: 8.14 x 5.16 x 1.08 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.83 pounds
  • Page Count: 512