Wessex Tales

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Reprint Services Corporation, Dec 21, 2007 - Fiction - 302 pages
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User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

Short stories all that are ironic, have many unexpected turns, some dealing with lost loves, and all good reads. He must have been a most interesting person to come up with these lovely stories. Loved ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ronan Doyle - Goodreads

Having never read any Hardy (oh pick your jaw up off the floor, I was busy), it seemed sensible to go for a collection of shorts as a crash-course intro to what I ought to expect. Some bloody good ... Read full review

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Contents

THE THREE STRANGERS
3
A TRADITION OF EIGHTEEN HUNDRED AND FOUR
33
THE MELANCHOLY HUSSAR OF THE GERMAN LEGION
45
THE WITHERED ARM
67
A LORN MILKMAID
69
THE YOUNG WIFE
72
A VISION
77
A SUGGESTION
82
A RENCOUNTER
105
FELLOWTO WNSMEN
111
INTERLOPERS AT THE KNAP
177
THE DISTRACTED PREACHER
215
HOW HIS COLD WAS CURED
217
HOW HE SAW TWO OTHER MEN
231
THE MYSTERIOUS GREATCOAT
235
AT THE TIME OF THE NEW MOON
244

CONJUROR TRENDLE
87
A SECOND ATTEMPT
91
A RIDE VII
95
A WATERSIDE HERMIT
101
HOW THEY WENT TO LULWIND COVE
253
THE GREAT SEARCH AT NETHERMOYNTON
263
THE WALK TO WARMELL CROSS AND AFTERWARDS
273

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