Thomas Hardy's novel of seduction and abandonment introduced his most memorable tragic heroine, the unworldly maiden Tess. On her morning journey to earn money for her impoverished family, Tess' horse has an accident, forcing her to seek assistance from some newly rich relatives. There, she is vigorously pursued by Alec, who corners her in a field one night and takes advantage of her. After bearing a child who quickly dies, Tess meets and falls...
|Pub. Date||Edition||Publisher||Phys Desc.||Language||Availability|
|2019.||First Avid Reader Press hardcover edition.||Avid Reader Press, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc||x, 306 pages ; 25 cm||English|
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