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The Resource Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy ; edited with notes by Tim Dolin ; with an introduction by Margaret R. Higonnet

Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy ; edited with notes by Tim Dolin ; with an introduction by Margaret R. Higonnet

Label
Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Title
Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Hardy ; edited with notes by Tim Dolin ; with an introduction by Margaret R. Higonnet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A ne'er-do-well exploits his gentle daughter's beauty for social advancement in this masterpiece of tragic fiction. Hardy's 1891 novel defied convention to focus on the rural lower class for a frank treatment of sexuality and religion. Then and now, his sympathetic portrait of a victim of Victorian hypocrisy offers compelling reading
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1840-1928
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hardy, Thomas
Dewey number
823/.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4748.A2
LC item number
D65 2003
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dolin, Tim
Series statement
Penguin classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Children of the rich
  • Children of clergy
  • Wessex (England)
  • Women household employees
  • Women murderers
  • Poor families
Label
Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy ; edited with notes by Tim Dolin ; with an introduction by Margaret R. Higonnet
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes updated Further reading
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xlii-xliii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General editor's preface -- Chronology : Hardy's life and works -- Map : The Wessex of the novels -- Bibliographical note -- Introduction -- Further reading -- A history of the text -- Tess of the D'Urbervilles -- Appendix I: Prefaces to the fifth and later editions -- Appendix II: The landscapes of Tess of the D'Urbervilles -- Appendix III: The Graphic illustrations -- Appendix IV: A poem relating to Tess -- Appendix V: 'Saturday night in Arcady', 'The Chaseborough dance' and 'The midnight baptism' -- Glossary
Control code
u352329
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
lxviii, 517 pages
Isbn
9780141439594
Lccn
2003270055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps, illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50937105
Label
Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy ; edited with notes by Tim Dolin ; with an introduction by Margaret R. Higonnet
Publication
Note
Includes updated Further reading
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xlii-xliii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General editor's preface -- Chronology : Hardy's life and works -- Map : The Wessex of the novels -- Bibliographical note -- Introduction -- Further reading -- A history of the text -- Tess of the D'Urbervilles -- Appendix I: Prefaces to the fifth and later editions -- Appendix II: The landscapes of Tess of the D'Urbervilles -- Appendix III: The Graphic illustrations -- Appendix IV: A poem relating to Tess -- Appendix V: 'Saturday night in Arcady', 'The Chaseborough dance' and 'The midnight baptism' -- Glossary
Control code
u352329
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
lxviii, 517 pages
Isbn
9780141439594
Lccn
2003270055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps, illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50937105

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