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Thomas Hardy

Thomas Hardy was an English novelist, short story writer, and poet of the naturalist movement, though he saw himself as a poet and wrote novels mainly for financial gain only. The bulk of his work, set mainly in the semi-imaginary county of Wessex, delineates characters struggling against their passions and circumstances.

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Thomas Hardy: The Complete Poems

Palgrave Macmillan
Thomas Hardy's first love was poetry. It was not until 1898, when he was 58, that his first book of poetry, Wessex Poems was published. For the final years of...
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Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Palgrave Macmillan
Introduces the readers to the novel and contemporary perspectives through critical essays.
Thomas Hardy

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