Tess of the D'Urbervilles
"Tess of the d'Urbervilles" is a very tragic story that illustrates the cruelty of fate and comments on the injustices of the world. The story revolves around Tess, a cottage girl. Through her trials and tribulations, Hardy also provides a strong argument against the urban movement by showing the reader its harsh effects on the agrarian lifestyle. A true classic!
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Review: Tess of the D'UrbervillesUser Review - Apatt - Goodreads
“I felt a little like a man reading a very grim book. A Thomas Hardy novel, say. You know how it's going to end, but instead of spoiling things, that somehow increases your fascination. It's like ... Read full review
Review: Tess of the D'UrbervillesUser Review - Blair - Goodreads
I simply adored this book - so much so, in fact, that I didn't immediately want to write about it; I don't think I'm going to be able to properly articulate the effect it had on me. I loved so many ... Read full review