The Woodlanders (Barnes & Noble Digital Library) [NOOK Book]

Overview


This 1887 Wessex novel is set in the small woodland village of Little Hintock, where the woodsman Giles Winterborne has long been unofficially engaged to Grace Melbury.  But when Grace's father succeeds in gaining her entry to higher society, he steers her toward a wealthier man . . . with tragic results.

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The Woodlanders (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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Overview


This 1887 Wessex novel is set in the small woodland village of Little Hintock, where the woodsman Giles Winterborne has long been unofficially engaged to Grace Melbury.  But when Grace's father succeeds in gaining her entry to higher society, he steers her toward a wealthier man . . . with tragic results.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781411435469
  • Publisher: Barnes & Noble
  • Publication date: 3/22/2011
  • Series: Barnes & Noble Digital Library
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 374
  • Sales rank: 723,931
  • File size: 483 KB

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Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) was among the greatest English novelists of his time. A naturalist infused with romanticism and enlightenment thinking, along with a flair for the supernatural, Hardy focused on class divisions and social norms. While his poetry is greatly admired, he is famed for novels like Tess of the d'Urbervilles and Jude the Obscure.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 23, 2001

    A saga of love : lost and found

    I picked the copy in our city book-fair for no specific reason , and once I started reading I had ..a tryst with myself, my whole existence shaken. I have never before experienced such a journey into alleys of love and passion , crossing the lanes of circumstances and crashing downat last, leaving you love-struck, whatever that may mean.

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 30, 2000

    Incredible Emotional Rollercoaster

    I can't believe no-one reviewed this book yet, I'd recommend it to all fellow romantics but as with all hardy novels don't expect a happy ending. I couldn't sleep after reading it, the beauty of description of the English landscape, the doomed love between Grace and Giles, the frustration you feel towards propriety and the social conventions at that time, how happiness for everyone seems just in reach and then is cruelly snatched away. If you don't fall in love with at least one character in this book then you must have a heart of stone!

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 1, 2013

    Tap this !

    I couldnt read any of !it has many errors dont get this book youll regret it!!!!!:(

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 1, 2012

    The small shadow

    Species: shadow~ Gender: female~ Personality: feels what her master feels. Does what her master wishes~ Description: a small cat-shaped shadow with gold eyes. Almost see-through and is untouchable to any but her master.~

    1 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 5, 2014

    Poorly Formatted

    This ebook is so poorly formatted it is nearly illegible. I'm not sure I'll be able to finish it and that's a shame because it seems like an interesting story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 25, 2014

    Highly Recommended.

    This book is a refreshing change from the books I've been reading. Definitely a classic.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 1, 2012

    Fawn

    A young reddish brown griffin with black front legs a black beak silver eyes and white spots on her body.she is loyal brave and endearingly kind

    0 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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