Indy Clark's Thomas Hardy's Pastoral: An Unkindly May PDF

By Indy Clark

ISBN-10: 113750501X

ISBN-13: 9781137505019

ISBN-10: 1349578967

ISBN-13: 9781349578962

This e-book reads Hardy's poetry of the agricultural as deeply rooted within the historic culture of the pastoral mode at the same time it complicates and extends it. It indicates that during addition to reinstating the unique tensions of classical pastoral, Hardy dramatizes a heightened wisdom of advanced groups and the kin of sophistication, labour, and gender.

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