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The Resource The mayor of Casterbridge : an authoritative text, backgrounds criticism, Thomas Hardy ; edited by James K. Robinson

The mayor of Casterbridge : an authoritative text, backgrounds criticism, Thomas Hardy ; edited by James K. Robinson

Label
The mayor of Casterbridge : an authoritative text, backgrounds criticism
Title
The mayor of Casterbridge
Title remainder
an authoritative text, backgrounds criticism
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Hardy ; edited by James K. Robinson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story about a headstrong man who rises to become the richest corn merchant and chief citizen in his town. Despite his great wealth and power, however, his past comes back to haunt him, his fortunes turn for the worst, and he ends up at the mercy of his arch rival
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1840-1928
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hardy, Thomas
Dewey number
823/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.H222
  • PR4750.M25
LC item number
M47
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Robinson, James K
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
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  • Hardy, Thomas
  • Hardy, Thomas
  • Hardy, Thomas
  • Separation (Psychology)
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Runaway husbands
  • Men
  • Wessex (England)
  • Atonement
  • Mayors
  • Atonement
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Mayors
  • Men
  • Runaway husbands
  • Separation (Psychology)
  • England
  • England
  • Literature
Label
The mayor of Casterbridge : an authoritative text, backgrounds criticism, Thomas Hardy ; edited by James K. Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-436)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- The Text of The Mayor of Casterbridge -- Preface -- The Mayor of Casterbridge -- A Note on the Text -- Backgrounds -- The Setting -- Map of the Wessex of Novels and Poems -- Key to Place Names in the Mayor of Casterbridge -- Map of Casterbridge and Durnover (circa 1848) -- Composition, Publication, Reception -- Christine Winfield: The Manuscript of Hardy's Mayor of Casterbridge -- Richard Little Purdy: [Publication of the Novel] -- Carl J. Weber: [Reception of the Novel] -- From Hardy' Autobiography: [On The Mayor of Casterbridge] -- Criticism -- Contemporary Critical Reception -- Critical Essays -- Joseph Warrn Beach: Movie -- Virginia Woolf: [Hardy's Impression of Life] -- Albert J. Guerard: [Henchard, Hardy's Lord Jim] -- Douglas Brown: [The Harsher Aspects of Agricultural Life] -- Julian Moynahan: The Mayor of Casterbridge and the Old Testament's First Book of Samuel : A Study of Some Literary Relationships -- Norman Friedman: [Henchard's Mixed Moral Character] -- John Holloway: Hardy's Major Fiction -- John Patterson: The Mayor of Casterbridge as Tragedy -- Fredrick R. Karl: The Mayor of Casterbridge: A New Fiction Defined -- Irving Howe: The Struggles of Men -- Charles K. Hofling: Thomas Hardy and the Mayor of Casterbridge -- J. Hillis Miller: [Nightmare of Frustrated Desire] -- Ian Gregor: A Man and His History: The Mayor of Casterbridge (1866) -- Selected Bibliography
Control code
ocm02968772
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780393091748
Lccn
76057983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o02968772
  • (OCoLC)02968772
Label
The mayor of Casterbridge : an authoritative text, backgrounds criticism, Thomas Hardy ; edited by James K. Robinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-436)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- The Text of The Mayor of Casterbridge -- Preface -- The Mayor of Casterbridge -- A Note on the Text -- Backgrounds -- The Setting -- Map of the Wessex of Novels and Poems -- Key to Place Names in the Mayor of Casterbridge -- Map of Casterbridge and Durnover (circa 1848) -- Composition, Publication, Reception -- Christine Winfield: The Manuscript of Hardy's Mayor of Casterbridge -- Richard Little Purdy: [Publication of the Novel] -- Carl J. Weber: [Reception of the Novel] -- From Hardy' Autobiography: [On The Mayor of Casterbridge] -- Criticism -- Contemporary Critical Reception -- Critical Essays -- Joseph Warrn Beach: Movie -- Virginia Woolf: [Hardy's Impression of Life] -- Albert J. Guerard: [Henchard, Hardy's Lord Jim] -- Douglas Brown: [The Harsher Aspects of Agricultural Life] -- Julian Moynahan: The Mayor of Casterbridge and the Old Testament's First Book of Samuel : A Study of Some Literary Relationships -- Norman Friedman: [Henchard's Mixed Moral Character] -- John Holloway: Hardy's Major Fiction -- John Patterson: The Mayor of Casterbridge as Tragedy -- Fredrick R. Karl: The Mayor of Casterbridge: A New Fiction Defined -- Irving Howe: The Struggles of Men -- Charles K. Hofling: Thomas Hardy and the Mayor of Casterbridge -- J. Hillis Miller: [Nightmare of Frustrated Desire] -- Ian Gregor: A Man and His History: The Mayor of Casterbridge (1866) -- Selected Bibliography
Control code
ocm02968772
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780393091748
Lccn
76057983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o02968772
  • (OCoLC)02968772

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