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The distracted preacher and other tales

Thomas Hardy

The distracted preacher and other tales

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex .
Written in English

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  • Hardy, Thomas, -- 1840-1928

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    Statement[by] Thomas Hardy ; edited with an introd. and notes by Susan Hill.
    SeriesThe Penguin English library
    ContributionsHill, Susan, 1942-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination361 p. :
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19642199M
    ISBN 100140431241

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Read "The Distracted Preacher and Other Tales" by Thomas Hardy available from Rakuten Kobo. The darkly passionate short stories of Thomas Hardy are compelling explorations of love, social class, superstition and Brand: Penguin Books Ltd. The distracted preacher -- A mere interlude -- The withered arm -- A tragedy of two ambitions -- The melancholy hussar of the German legion -- Barbara of the House of Grebe -- On the western circuit -- The son's veto -- The fiddler of the reels -- An imaginative woman -- The grave by the handpost -- Hardy's general preface to the Wessex edition of Pages: DISTRACTED PREACHER AND OTHER TALES.

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THOMAS HARDY (–) wrote stories, novellas, and novels. His work exposed the injustices of Victorian society. However, following the widespread outrage in reaction to his novel Jude the Obscure, Hardy abandoned fiction altogether and spent his last years writing poetry.

The darkly passionate short stories of Thomas Hardy are compelling explorations of love, social class, superstition and legend. This collection contains many of his finest and most representative, and includes "The Withered Arm," an eerie depiction of arcane witchcraft in nineteenth-century England; "Barbara of the House of Grebe," in which a beautiful man's tragic disfigurement by fire is.

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The story is collected from the Wessex Tales of Thomas Hardy's Collection of I have simply describe here about the story. This is for educational purposes more.

Wessex Tales is an collection of tales written by English novelist and poet Thomas Hardy, many of which are set before Hardy's birth in [citation needed]In the various short stories, Hardy writes of the true nature of nineteenth-century marriage and its inherent restrictions, the use of grammar as a diluted form of thought, the disparities created by the role of class status in.

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With Stephanie Beacham, Christopher Gable, Michael Goldie, Ewan Hooper. Three of Hardy's finest short stories include the title tale, a critically acclaimed account of a romantic triangle; a comedy, "The Distracted Preacher"; and "The Three Strangers," a tribute to community life.

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نویسنده: The Son's Veto, regarded by Hardy as his best story; and, of course, The Distracted Preacher, possible the most flawless of all. Like the novels, the short stories reveal Hardy's preoccupation with affairs of the heart, with love requited and frustrated, fulfilled or 5/5(1).

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David Gordon is Professor of Religion and Greek at Grove City College, where since he has taught courses in Religion, Greek, Humanities, and Media is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America.

He is the author of Why Johnny Can’t Preach: The Media Have Shaped the Messengers and Why Johnny Can’t Sing Hymns: How Pop Culture Re-Wrote the .The Penguin English Library is an imprint of Penguin series was first created in as a 'sister series' to the Penguin Classics series, providing critical editions of English classics; at that point in time, the Classics label was reserved for works translated into English (for example, Juvenal's Sixteen Satires).The English Library was merged into the Classics stable in the mid.