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Far from the Madding Crowd

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4 out of 5
Based on 41,450 Ratings and 1,311 Reviews

Book Description
Set in his fictional Wessex countryside in southwest England, Far from the Madding Crowd was Thomas Hardy's breakthrough work. Though it was first published anonymously in 1874, the quick and tremendous success of Far from the Madding Crowd persuaded Hardy to give up his first profession, architecture, to concentrate on writing fiction. The story of the ill-fated passions of the beautiful Bathsheb... More
Book Information
PublisherNorth Books
BindingHardcover (156 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages440
ISBN-101582870284
ISBN-13978-1582870281
Publication Date09/1998
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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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