Thomas Hardy: The Time-torn Man by Claire Tomalin

Thomas Hardy: The Time-torn Man by Claire Tomalin

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Thomas Hardy is one of the sacred figures in English writing, a great poet and a novelist with a world reputation. His life was also extraordinary. This seminal biography covers Hardy's illegitimate birth, his rural upbringing, his escape to London in the 1860s, his marriages, his status as a bestselling novelist, and his achievements as a poet.

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Thomas Hardy is one of the sacred figures in English writing, a great poet and a novelist with a world reputation. His life was also extraordinary: from the poverty of rural Dorset he went on to become the Grand Old Man of English life and letters, his last resting place in Westminster Abbey. This seminal biography, by our leading biographer, covers Hardy's illegitimate birth, his rural upbringing, his escape to London in the 1860s, his marriages, his status as a bestselling novelist, and in later life, his supreme achievements as a poet.

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SKU GOR001277494
Title Thomas Hardy: The Time-torn Man
Author By (author) Claire Tomalin
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd
Year Published 2006
Number of Pages 512
ISBN 10 0670915122
ISBN 13 9780670915125
Edition N/A
Prizes Shortlisted for British Book Awards: Biography of the Year 2007.
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Thomas Hardy is one of the sacred figures in English writing, a great poet and a novelist with a world reputation. His life was also extraordinary: from the poverty of rural Dorset he went on to become the Grand Old Man of English life and letters, his last resting place in Westminster Abbey. This seminal biography, by our leading biographer, covers Hardy's illegitimate birth, his rural upbringing, his escape to London in the 1860s, his marriages, his status as a bestselling novelist, and in later life, his supreme achievements as a poet.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001277494
Title Thomas Hardy: The Time-torn Man
Author By (author) Claire Tomalin
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd
Year Published 2006
Number of Pages 512
ISBN 10 0670915122
ISBN 13 9780670915125
Edition N/A
Prizes Shortlisted for British Book Awards: Biography of the Year 2007.
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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