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Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles

A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook

Edited by Scott McEathron

Routledge – 2005 – 192 pages

Series: Routledge Guides to Literature

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    978-0-415-25528-8
    February 18th 2005
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    978-0-415-25527-1
    February 21st 2005

Description

This sourcebook offers an introduction to Thomas Hardy's crucial novel, offering:

  • a contextual overview, a chronology and reprinted contemporary documents, including a selection of Hardy's poems
  • an overview of the book's early reception and recent critical fortunes, as well as a wide range of reprinted extracts from critical works
  • key passages from the novel, reprinted with editorial comment and cross-referenced within the volume to contextual and critical documents
  • suggestions for further reading and a list of relevant web resources.

For students on a wide range of courses, this sourcebook offers the essential stepping-stone from a basic reading knowledge to an advanced understanding of Hardy's best-known novel.

Name: Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles: A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Scott McEathron. This sourcebook offers an introduction to Thomas Hardy's crucial novel, offering: a contextual overview, a chronology and reprinted contemporary documents, including a selection of Hardy's poems an overview of the book's early...
Categories: Novel, 19th Century Literature, Literature Readers & Sourcebooks