(HARDY) BROOKS, JEAN:
Title Thomas Hardy. The Poetic Structure. (Novelists and Their World). Signed and dedicated copy.
Publisher Elek. London. 1971 1st edition.
Seller ID 69634
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In grey cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 336pp. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly rubbed at edges. Reinforced inside. Not price clipped). Neat inscription from author to main title page. Author’s letter loose in front. Else a clean and tight copy. This comprehensive study of his work gives a balanced view of Hardy’s total achievement. The author begins with four chapters on Hardy’s poetry, then deals with minor fiction and devotes a chapter to each of the major novels, followed by a discussion on The Dynasts and a final chapter assesses his influence.
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