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A Changed Man

A Changed Man

by Thomas Hardy
     
 

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Captain Maumbry, a dashing Hussar comes to Casterbridge, captivating all the young women who meet him. But the regiment is "haunted." and -- the formerly carefree soldier is transformed into a deeply religious minister. His wife has no intention of becoming a poor parson's wife and their marriage begins to dissolve.

The tale ends with an unexpected twist at

Overview

Captain Maumbry, a dashing Hussar comes to Casterbridge, captivating all the young women who meet him. But the regiment is "haunted." and -- the formerly carefree soldier is transformed into a deeply religious minister. His wife has no intention of becoming a poor parson's wife and their marriage begins to dissolve.

The tale ends with an unexpected twist at the end, as the author, Thomas Hardy is noted for.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013292086
Publisher:
Jeanne Gibson
Publication date:
10/22/2011
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
154 KB

Meet the Author

Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) was an English novelist who also wrote a number of short stories with an unusual twist at the end. Some of his writing seems to have been influenced by his watching of a hanging when he was young. Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Jude the Obscure, and Under the Greenwood Tree are among his better known novels.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
June 2, 1840
Date of Death:
January 11, 1928
Place of Birth:
Higher Brockhampon, Dorset, England
Place of Death:
Max Gate, Dorchester, England
Education:
Served as apprentice to architect James Hicks

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