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Wessex tales

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In this collection of short stories, Hardy sought to record the legends, superstitions, local customs, and lore of a Wessex that was rapidly passing out of memory.
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Grouping Title wessex tales
Grouping Author hardy thomas
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-06-25 03:54:05AM
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author Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.
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display_description Wessex Tales, a collection of short stories including The Three Strangers, The Withered Arm and The Distracted Preacher, deals with a number of timeless themes seen so often in Hardy's work; marriage, class, revenge and disappointed love. Many of the tales have a supernatural tinge, and all are set around Hardy's much loved homeland.
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subject_facet England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction, Short stories, Wessex (England) -- Fiction
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