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The Resource Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy

Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy

Label
Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Title
Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Hardy
Title variation
  • Trishna
  • Tess of the dUrbervilles
Title variation remainder
a pure woman faithfully presented
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tess is an innocent young girl until the day she goes to visit her rich "relatives, " the D'Urbervilles, in hope that they might help her alleviate her own family's poverty. Her encounter with her manipulative cousin, Alec, leads her onto a path that is beset with suffering and betrayal. When she falls in love with another man, Angel Clare, Tess sees a potential escape from her past, but only if she can tell him her shameful secret. -- Publisher details
Summary
Tess Durbeyfield is driven by family poverty to claim kinship with the wealthy D'Urbevilles, and meeting her "cousin" Alec proves to be her downfall. When Angel Clare offers her love and salvation, she must choose whether to reveal her past or remain silent in the hope of a peaceful future
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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032422
Cataloging source
SALS
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1840-1928
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Hardy, Thomas
Index
no index present
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1110
Literary form
novels
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True
Series statement
Vintage classics
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  • Wessex (England: Imaginary place)
  • England
  • England
Target audience
adult
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a pure woman faithfully presented
Label
Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1891. This revised edition first published in 1912
Control code
000042902762
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 464 p.
Isbn
9780099511625
Lccn
2009290741
System control number
(OCoLC)175283708
Label
Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1891. This revised edition first published in 1912
Control code
000042902762
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 464 p.
Isbn
9780099511625
Lccn
2009290741
System control number
(OCoLC)175283708

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