The Collected Letters of Thomas Hardy. 1840 - 1927. Complete 7 volume Set. SIGNED

By: HARDY / PURDY & MILLGATE (ed.by):

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Complete in 7 volumes. Volume I SIGNED by Millgate. Last volume also contains: Addenda, Corrigenda, and General Index. Very good set in very good dustwrapper. Volume II dw is price clipped. Volume V very faint mark on front endpaper. Volume I SIGNED & dated by Millgate. Inside clean & tight. Nearly half of the last volume (vol. 7) is taken up with an exhaustive general index to the whole work. “Chiselling and chipping away at 7 volumes of Hardyan reticence, Richard Purdy and Michael Millgate are meticulously informative editors. So far from banalising or deadening Hardy’s impact, his letters, by their reserve, underline that sense of breaking in upon stifled emotions and private passions which gives his work its singular, lonely intensity” ( J. Keates)

Title: The Collected Letters of Thomas Hardy. 1840 - 1927. Complete 7 volume Set. SIGNED

Author Name: HARDY / PURDY & MILLGATE (ed.by):

Categories: HARDY, THOMAS,

Publisher: Clarendon Press Oxford 1979-1988 / 1993 (all 1st.editions except vol. 1 reprinted in 1979 with corrections).:

Seller ID: 77829

Keywords: HARDY, THOMAS Thomas Hardy, Literature, letters, the collected letters of thomas hardy, reference, purdy, millgate, signed