Jude the obscure

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Harper & brothers, 1923 - Fiction - 488 pages
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User Review  - Lord_Boris - LibraryThing

This book was published in 1895 to such adverse criticism that Hardy didn't write another novel. Clearly it wasn't the done thing to question the institution of marriage, the influence of the church ... Read full review

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User Review  - AlisonY - LibraryThing

This Hardy novel tells the tale of Jude, a rural stonemason whose ambition is to better himself through the higher education of Christminster (Oxford), and his tragic love affair with his cousin Sue ... Read full review

Contents

At Christminster IVII
87
At Melchester IX
151
At Axdbrickham and Elsewhere IVIII
303
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