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With an introduction by Michael Slater. The novel that first brought Thomas Hardy real success, it is a love-letter to rural English life, unafraid to show both its hardships and its beauty.
In addition to being a classic of Victorian literature, it has been called an early feminist novel, thanks to the resilience, independence, and depth shown by Bathsheba, and for its negative depiction of the sufferings of women rendered powerless by law and custom. Penguin Random House Canada is proud to bring you classic works of literature in e-book form, with the highest quality production values. Find more today and rediscover books you never knew you loved. Though it was first published anonymously in , the quick and tremendous success of Far from the Madding Crowd persuaded Hardy to give up his first profession, architecture, to concentrate on writing fiction.
The story of the ill-fated passions of the beautiful Bathsheba Everdene and her three suitors offers a spectacle of country life brimming with an energy and charm not customarily associated with Hardy. Boldwood, and Jonathan Firth as Frank Troy.
In his writing, he immortalized the site of his birth—Egdon Heath, in Dorset, near Dorchester, England. Delicate as a child, he was taught at home by his mother before he attended grammar school…. More about Thomas Hardy.
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I love the line where he says: 'Whenever you look up, there I shall be -- and whenever I look up there will be you. Far from the Madding Crowd Thomas Hardy. See more Sellers 2. Emma died in and Hardy married his second wife, Florence, in Sign in to check out Check out as guest. But not nearly as good as others.
Read An Excerpt. Paperback 3 —. About Far from the Madding Crowd Movie Tie-in Edition This story of a proud rural beauty and the three men who court her is the novel that first made Thomas Hardy famous. About Far from the Madding Crowd Movie Tie-in Edition The novel that first brought Thomas Hardy real success, it is a love-letter to rural English life, unafraid to show both its hardships and its beauty.