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Far From the Madding Crowd, Thomas Hardy

Independent and spirited, Bathsheba Everdene owns the hearts of three men. Striving to win her love in different ways, their relationships with Bathsheba complicate her life in bucolic Wessex – and cast shadows over their own.

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Title: Far From the Madding Crowd

Original: Far From the Madding Crowd

Category: Novel

Author: Thomas Hardy

Publisher: Collins Classics

Year: 2010

Pgs: 458

Weight: 0.262 kg

ISBN: 978-0-00-739516-3

This book is in English

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‘I shall do one thing in this life – one thing certain – that is, love you, and long for you, and keep wanting you till I die'

Independent and spirited, Bathsheba Everdene owns the hearts of three men. Striving to win her love in different ways, their relationships with Bathsheba complicate her life in bucolic Wessex – and cast shadows over their own. With the morals and expectations of rural society weighing heavily upon her, Bathsheba experiences the torture of unrequited love and betrayal, and discovers how random acts of chance and tragedy can dramatically alter life's course.

The first of Hardy's novels to become a major literary success, Far from the Madding Crowd explores what it means to live and to love.

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