Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
Publisher: Modern Library On Sale: August 14, 2001 Price: $10.00
Upon its first appearance in 1895, Thomas Hardy’s Jude the Obscure shocked Victorian critics and readers with a frank depiction of sexuality and an unbridled indictment of the institutions of marriage, education, and religion, reportedly causing one Angli-can bishop to order the book publicly burned. The experience so exhausted Hardy that...
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