A Pair of Blue Eyes

A Pair of Blue Eyes

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by Thomas Hardy
     
 

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Elfride is the daughter of the Rector of Endelstow, a remote sea-swept parish in Cornwall based on St. Juliot, where Thomas Hardy began the book during the first days of his courtship of his first wife Emma. Blue-eyed and high-spirited, Elfride has little experience of the world beyond, and becomes entangled with two men: the boyish architect, Stephen Smith, and the… See more details below

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Elfride is the daughter of the Rector of Endelstow, a remote sea-swept parish in Cornwall based on St. Juliot, where Thomas Hardy began the book during the first days of his courtship of his first wife Emma. Blue-eyed and high-spirited, Elfride has little experience of the world beyond, and becomes entangled with two men: the boyish architect, Stephen Smith, and the older literary man, Henry Knight. The former friends become rivals, and Elfride faces an agonizing choice.

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ISBN-13:
9780192816849
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
08/29/1985
Series:
World's Classics Series
Pages:
426
Product dimensions:
4.56(w) x 7.38(h) x 0.75(d)

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