The Mayor of Casterbridge: The Life and Death of a Man of Character

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Modern Library, 1950 - Atonement - 432 pages
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Such beautiful writing and an unusual story. - LibraryThing
From there it leads to the inevitable tragic ending. - LibraryThing
Really interesting plot and great characters. - LibraryThing
The plot is not surprising. - LibraryThing
Hardy's writing is breathtaking. - LibraryThing
Lots of story lines. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - AlisonY - LibraryThing

Oh Mr. Hardy - canst thou ever forgive me for doubting thee? The book is finished. My heart is sore. In my grief I can't bear to put it back on the bookshelf yet. Let it stay beside me on the bedside ... Read full review

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User Review  - kakadoo202 - LibraryThing

after reading Tess I was intrigued but careful curious. This book moved a long just fine. Lots of story lines. Believable action of characters. Women more independent than in Tess. But again, very very tragic. Read full review

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