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Jude the obscure
Jude the obscure
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.
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xxiii, 402 pages : illustrations, map ; 19 cm
Deals with the tragic career of a humble stone-cutter whose ambition for an education is frustrated, and whose personal life is wrecked by the selfishness of two women.
General Note:
'The letter killeth' on title page.

"The text of this edition is based on the 1912 Wessex Edition published by Macmillan & Company Ltd, which was the last one to be revised by Hardy. Three additional corrections are incorporated which Hardy wished to be made in reprints of the Wessex Edition, but which for some reason were not made."--Title page verso.
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