The Mayor of Casterbridge
Publication Date: December 2008
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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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Tom O'Brien is a native of County Waterford in Ireland and is a novelist and playwright. Earlier books include Confessions of a Corner Boy, Cassidy's Cross, Down Bottle Alley. Plays include Money From America, On Raglan Road and Cricklewood Cowboys. Formerly a construction worker, he is now a full-time writer. He lives in Hastings, England