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The Genius of Thomas Hardy / edited by Margaret Drabble.

Publication:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf : [Distributed by Random House, Inc.], 1976. (West Hanover, Massachusetts : Printed and bound by Halliday Lithograph Corporation)
Format/Description:
Book
191, [1] pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 27 cm.
Edition:
[1st American ed.]
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Subjects:
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
United States Massachusetts West Hanover.
Contents:
Editor's Introduction / Margaret Drabble
Part 1. The life. The early years / Terry Coleman; Hardy's secret love / Lois Deacon; Friends and critics 1840-1928 / Sheila Sullivan; The later years / Gillian Avery
Part 2. The work. The major novels / J. I. M. Stewart; Sue and Arabella / Elizabeth Hardwick; Accident and coincidence in Tess of the D'Urbervilles / Thomas Hinde; The poems / Geoffrey Grigson; Hardy and the theatre / Harold Orel
Part 3. The genius of Thomas Hardy. Hardy's Wessex / Denys Kay-Robinson; Hardy and Cornwall / A. L. Rowse; Hardy's philosophy / A. O. J. Cockshut; Hardy and architecture / Sir John Betjeman; Hardy the historian / Lord David Cecil; Hardy and the natural world / Margaret Drabble; The Hardy industry / Gregory Stevens Cox.
Notes:
"This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A Knopf, Inc."
"First American Edition."
"The text of this book was set in Monotype in a type face called Bembo."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Potok Collection copy has autograph of "Chaim Potok 1976".
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1976
Contributor:
Drabble, Margaret, 1939-
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
039449556X :
9780394495569
OCLC:
2009459