The Mayor of Casterbridge (Oxford World’s Classics)

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  1. En algunos puntos anticipando las que ser an sus mejores novelas, Hardy nos muestra la dura vida rural de Essex y sus laberintos emocionales Algunos destellos de luz literaria en un enredo de relaciones humanas.


  2. It s a soap opera and was written as a serial for a newspaper It was not written all at once before publication and it shows A young man gets drunk and sells his wife and baby to a sailor He goes to Casterbridge and becomes a businessman and then the mayor for a year In the meantime he meets another woman and has an affair with her but does not marry her because he does not know what happened to his wife Then about 18 years later, the wife and child show up, the sailor having died a sea He decid [...]


  3. Almost all of chapter 20 or 21 I can t remember for sure which one, is missing from the Kindel edition I don t know how to report this I downloaded another copy from my free books app to pick up what was missing.The story grabs you from the beginning as a poor farmer, traveling on a country road with his wife and baby girl, stops at a fair and drinks himself into a drunken fit of insanity and sells his wife and child to a sailor for 5 The multi layered consequences of this action create a very i [...]


  4. It seems The Mayor of Casterbridge can end only in one direction as this Mayor is continually victimized by his own shortcomings As the novel begins, we witness the famous selling of his wife while he is in a drunken stupor, not caring about anything or anyone else in the world Years later, he has his chance to make changes, amends but his essential character prevents this He sees evil and devils where there are none and increases small faults to large He turns friends to enemies and enemies to [...]


  5. In this marvelous work by Thomas Hardy the reader is taken into the quaint town of casterbridge England and into the lives, minds, hearts and in some cases even the very souls of a few of it s inhabitants Mainly of the town s prominent corn merchant Michael Henchard Without going into meticulous detail and spoiling the novel for any future potential reader Thomas Hardy takes us on a uniquely human journey which delves into our nature and emotional frailties and insecurities through the lens of t [...]


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