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Far from the madding crowd
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Published:
Norwalk, Conn. : Heritage Press, c1958.
Physical Desc:
xx, 399 pages : ill. ; 22 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 9.7 - AR Pts: 25
Lexile measure:
1110L
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Description
In Thomas Hardy's first major literary success, independent and spirited Bathsheba Everdene has come to Weatherbury to take up her position as a farmer on the largest estate in the area. Her bold presence draws three very different suitors: the gentleman-farmer Boldwood, the soldier-seducer Sergeant Troy, and the devoted shepherd Gabriel Oak. Each, in contrasting ways, unsettles her decisions and complicates her life, and tragedy ensues, threatening the stability of the whole community. One of his first works set in the semi-fictional region of Wessex, Hardy's novel of swift passion and slow courtship is imbued with his evocative descriptions of rural life and landscapes, and with unflinching honesty about sexual relationships.
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Format:
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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 9.7, 25 Points
Lexile measure:
1110
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Hardy, T., & Parker, A. M. (1958). Far from the madding crowd. Norwalk, Conn.: Heritage Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 and Agnes Miller Parker. 1958. Far From the Madding Crowd. Norwalk, Conn.: Heritage Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 and Agnes Miller Parker, Far From the Madding Crowd. Norwalk, Conn.: Heritage Press, 1958.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hardy, Thomas, and Agnes Miller Parker. Far From the Madding Crowd. Norwalk, Conn.: Heritage Press, 1958. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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