The NovelseBook - 2001
This book provides models for close analysis of Hardy, with particular focus on "Far from the Madding Crowd, The Mayor of Casterbridge, Tess of the d'Urbervilles, " and "Jude the Obscure." Part one focuses on major themes and key passages, while part two includes background information on Hardy's life and career, a guide to leading critics, and to further reading.
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2001.
Characteristics: viii, 199 p. ; 23 cm.