Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.

New York : Barnes & Noble Classics, 2005.

xxxiii, 506 pages : map ; 21 cm.

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A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge. With its earthy visual textures it is a work of great pastoral beauty as well as vivid storytelling.

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ISBN:

978-1-59308-228-4 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-1-59308-228-4 (pbk.)

Dewey Class No:

823/.8 21

Author:

Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.

Title:

Tess of the D'Urbervilles / by Thomas Hardy ; with an introduction and notes by David Galef.

Publisher:

New York : Barnes & Noble Classics, 2005.

Physical:

xxxiii, 506 pages : map ; 21 cm.

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text txt rdacontent

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BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Summary:

A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge. With its earthy visual textures it is a work of great pastoral beauty as well as vivid storytelling.

Subject:

Triangles (Interpersonal relations)--Fiction.

Subject:

Man-woman relationships--Fiction.

Subject:

Children of the rich--Fiction.

Subject:

Children of clergy--Fiction.

Subject:

Women household employees--Fiction.

Subject:

Women murderers--Fiction.

Subject:

Poor families--Fiction.

Subject:

Young adult fiction.

AE:PersName:

Galef, David.

Call:

F Har

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