Far From the Madding Crowd

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The Penguin English Library Edition of Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy

‘I cannot allow any man to – to criticise my private conduct!’ she exclaimed. ‘Nor will I for a minute’

Hardy’s powerful novel of swift sexual passion and slow-burning loyalty centres on Bathsheba Everdene, a proud working woman whose life is complicated by three different men – respectable farmer Boldwood, seductive Sergeant Troy and devoted Gabriel – making her the object of scandal and betrayal. Vividly portraying the superstitions and traditions of a small rural community, Far from the Madding Crowd shows the precarious position of a woman in a man’s world.

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Weight 350 g
Dimensions 12.9 × 19.8 cm
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ISBN 9780141198934
Pages 486

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