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The Return of the Native

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Based on 9,184 Ratings and 642 Reviews

Book Description
The heather covered English countryside is the setting for Thomas Hardy's classic moving novel of conflicting aspirations and tragic destiny. Clym Yeobright returns from Paris to the village of his birth, with the plan to improve the lives of the men and women of Egdon Heath. But his plans are upset when he falls in love with a passionate, discontented girl who longs to escape from the rural town.... More
Book Information
PublisherSignet Book
BindingMass Market Paperback (60 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages416
ISBN-100451527380
ISBN-13978-0451527387
Publication Date08/01/1999
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About Thomas Hardy (Author) : Thomas Hardy is a published author, editor, and a narrator. Some of the published credits of Thomas Hardy include The Woodlanders (Everyman's Library (Paper)), Mayor of Casterbridge, Tess of the D'Urb... more
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About Jane Smiley (Introduction) : Jane Smiley is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Jane Smiley include A Thousand Acres, The All-True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton,... more
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