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The Mayor of Casterbridge

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The Mayor of Casterbridge

By Thomas Hardy

Pocket Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9781416561507, 442pp.

Publication Date: December 30, 2008

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Description
The tragic story of Michael Henchard and his painful quest to be forgotten-an unforgettable tale of love, greed, and loss.

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- A concise introduction that gives the reader important background information
- A chronology of the author's life and work
- A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context
- An outline of key themes to guide the reader's own interpretations
- Detailed explanatory notes
- Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work
- Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction
- A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience
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