Hardy's Wessex Reappraised.


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Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In brown cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Map to endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small marks to back. Not price clipped). Owner’s bookplate to half title page. Else a very clean and tight copy. 275pp. With b/w plates, line drawings in text and fold out map at back. The first book to be published on this subject for over 50 years. A completely new appreciation based on a fresh study of the evidence to be found in Hardy’s works, and on extensive research among diaries, letters, estate records, and topographical examination of every site and by the author’s questioning of local inhabitants. it corrects some errors, postulates some new identifications and admits to occasionally being baffled.

Title: Hardy's Wessex Reappraised.


Categories: Secondary literature,

Publisher: David & Charles, Newton Abbot. 1972 (1st.):

Seller ID: 84783

Keywords: HARDY, THOMAS::Secondary literature D.KAY-ROBINSON, Hardy's Wessex, Reappraised, evidence, research, photographs Maps first edition dustwrapper Dorset