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Far from the Madding Crowd - Thomas Hardy
Far from the Madding Crowd
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Paperback. Pub Date :2012-04-26 Pages: 496 Language: English Publisher: Penguin Books The Penguin English Library Edition of Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy.I cannot allow any man to - to criticise my private conduct! She exclaimed . Nor will I for a minuteHardys powerful novel of... show more
Paperback. Pub Date :2012-04-26 Pages: 496 Language: English Publisher: Penguin Books The Penguin English Library Edition of Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy.I cannot allow any man to - to criticise my private conduct! She exclaimed . Nor will I for a minuteHardys powerful novel of swift sexual passion and slow-burning loyalty centres on Bathsheba Everdene. a proud working woman whose life is complicated by three different men - respectable farmer Boldwood. seductive Sergeant Troy and devoted Gabriel - making her the object of scandal and betrayal. Vividly portraying the superstitions and traditions of a small rural community. Far from the Madding Crowd shows the precarious position of a woman in a mans world.The Penguin English Library - 100 editions of the best fiction in English. from the eighteenth century and the very first novels to the beginning of the First...
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780141198934 (0141198931)
Publisher: Penguin
Pages no: 445
Edition language: English
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Lillelara
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4.0 Far From the Madding Crowd
I may be the odd one out, but I really liked Far From the Madding Crowd. I liked the sheep, I liked the character of Gabriel Oak and above all, I loved Thomas Hardys descriptions of the landscapes and the weather. Since I know that a lot of people don´t like his writing style, I´m very pleased by th...
Fangirl Moments and My Two Cents
Fangirl Moments and My Two Cents rated it
4.0 Far from the Madding Crowd
Sometimes when I'm reading a classic, I don't understand everything or feel the emotions. That wasn't so with this one. Admittedly, I may not be feeling the correct emotions still. I didn't read this in school or study the meaning of anything (I just sped on through) so I may totally be wrong in ...
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4.0 Far from the Madding Crowd (Classic)
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Moonlight Reader
Moonlight Reader rated it
3.5 Hi, I'm Bathsheba Everdene
And I'm Poor Decision-Making Bathsheba Everdene. I sent a random Valentine to a guy on a neighboring farm asking him to marry me, even though I don't even like him! This turned him into an annoying semi-stalker who spent the next several years harrassing begging me to marry him for reals! And th...
Book Cupidity
Book Cupidity rated it
4.0 The one where I reference R&B and the Bible in a Thomas Hardy review...
First, a little theme music courtesy of American R & B singer, Doris Troy: Just one look and I fell so hardIn love with you, oh-oh, oh-ohI found out how good it feelsTo have your love, oh-oh, oh-ohSay you will, will be mineForever and always, oh-oh, oh-ohJust one look and I knewThat you were my onl...
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