Thomas Hardy

This self-division, Mark Ford says, can be traced not only in works explicitly set in London but in his most regionally circumscribed novels.

Thomas Hardy

Because Thomas Hardy’s poetry and fiction are so closely associated with Wessex, it is easy to forget that he was, in his own words, half a Londoner, moving between country and capital throughout his life. This self-division, Mark Ford says, can be traced not only in works explicitly set in London but in his most regionally circumscribed novels.

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Thomas Hardy
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Mark Ford
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-10 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Because Thomas Hardy’s poetry and fiction are so closely associated with Wessex, it is easy to forget that he was, in his own words, half a Londoner, moving between country and capital throughout his life. This self-division, Mark Ford says, can be traced not only in works explicitly set in
Thomas Hardy
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Geoffrey Harvey
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Thomas Hardy was the foremost novelist of his time, as well as an established poet. Author of Jude the Obscure and Far from the Madding Crowd, Hardy reflected in his works the dynamics of social, intellectual and aesthetic change in nineteenth-century England. This guide provides students with a lucid introduction
Thomas Hardy
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Thomas Hardy
Categories: English poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

In this series, a contemporary poet selects and introduces a poet of the past
Thomas Hardy
Language: en
Pages: 181
Authors: Lance S. Butler, Lance St John Butler, Lance Saint John Butler
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1978-02-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Focuses on Hardy's poems and six major novels, exploring his tendency to ascribe a universal significance to the private tragedies of men and women
Thomas Hardy
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: J. Gibson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-03-08 - Publisher: Springer

Thomas Hardy in the Literary Lives series relates Hardy's life to his career as a writer, giving particular attention to his determination as a young man to make literature his career, his methodical preparation during the first thirty years of his life for that career, the writing of his fourteen