Thomas Hardy Classics: Jude the Obscure

Thomas Hardy Classics: Jude the Obscure

by Thomas Hardy
     
 
Jude The Obscure, by Thomas Hardy, is an extremely sad story that revolves around love and sexual yearnings within the peculiar matrixes of class and destiny in the Victorian 19th century. Jude the Obscure has come to be recognized as one of Hardy's most important novels.

The book tells the tragic story of Jude Fawley, a kid from the country whose aspirations

Overview

Jude The Obscure, by Thomas Hardy, is an extremely sad story that revolves around love and sexual yearnings within the peculiar matrixes of class and destiny in the Victorian 19th century. Jude the Obscure has come to be recognized as one of Hardy's most important novels.

The book tells the tragic story of Jude Fawley, a kid from the country whose aspirations to university scholarship are thwarted; his socially unacceptable love affair is also a disaster. Fawley an orphan boy is brought up by his aunt. He is disqualified from the university because he comes from a poor family; he endeavours hard to survive but he falls in both love and education. Sensual love is represented by Arabella and spiritual love is represented by Sue Bridehead. Jude finds himself between the two.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781105787423
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
05/22/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
589,096
File size:
671 KB

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