Life S Little Ironies

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Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: Aeterna Classics
ISBN: 3963769319
Category : Fiction
Languages : un
Pages : 251

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by Thomas Hardy, Life S Little Ironies Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Life S Little Ironies books, The phrase `life's little ironies' is now proverbial, but it was coined by Hardy as the title for this, his third volume of short stories. While the tales and sketches reflect many of the strengths and themes of the great novels, they are powerful works in their own right. Unified by his quintessential irony, strong visual sense, and engaging characters, they deal with the tragic and the humorous, the metaphysical and the magical. The collection displays the whole range of Hardy's art as a writer of fiction, from fantasy to uncompromising realism, and from the loving re-creation of a vanished rural world to the repressions of fin-de-siecle bourgeois life.



Life S Little Ironies

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Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775417298
Category : Fiction
Languages : un
Pages : 409

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by Thomas Hardy, Life S Little Ironies Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Life S Little Ironies books, Short stories are a perfect way to enjoy and appreciate classic literature in reader-friendly, bite-sized chunks. This collection of perfectly polished little gems from Thomas Hardy, author of works such as Return of the Native and Far from the Madding Crowd, offers a great introduction to this renowned author.



Lifes Little Ironies

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Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781496127181
Category : Fiction
Languages : un
Pages : 208

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by Thomas Hardy, Lifes Little Ironies Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Lifes Little Ironies books, Life's Little Ironies A set of tales with some colloquial sketches entitled: A Few Crusted Characters By Thomas Hardy Life's Little Ironies is a collection of tales written by Thomas Hardy, originally published in 1894, and republished with a slightly different collection of stories, for the Uniform Edition in 1927/8. There is a Prefatory Note to the revised edition, written by the author, which says this of the above contents: “Of the following collection the first story, 'An Imaginative Woman', originally stood in Wessex Tales, but was brought into this volume as being more nearly its place, turning as it does upon a trick of Nature, so to speak, a physical possibility that may attach to a wife of vivid imaginings, as is well known to medical practitioners and other observers of such manifestations. The two stories named 'A Tradition of Eighteen Hundred and Four' and 'The Melancholy Hussar of the German Legion', which were formerly printed in this series, were also transferred to Wessex Tales, where they more naturally belong. The above alterations were first made in the Uniform Edition in 1927. The present narratives and sketches, though separately published at various antecedent dates, were first collected and issued in a volume in 1894. T.H.” The original collection came out as a pocket edition in 1907 (reprinted nine times); the 1927 revision was reset and issued 1928 (reprinted 1929, 1937, 1953). Six of the stories (excluding "To Please His Wife" and "A Few Crusted Characters") appeared in the Penguin Classic 'The Fiddler of the Reels' and Other Stories.



Lifes Little Ironies

Lifes Little Ironies PDF
Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781492950790
Category : Fiction
Languages : un
Pages : 174

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by Thomas Hardy, Lifes Little Ironies Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Lifes Little Ironies books, Lifes Little Ironies By Thomas Hardy Complete English Classics Life's Little Ironies is a collection of tales written by Thomas Hardy, originally published in 1894, and republished with a slightly different collection of stories, for the Uniform Edition in 1927/8. Thomas Hardy, OM (2 June 1840 – 11 January 1928) was an English novelist and poet. A Victorian realist in the tradition of George Eliot, he was influenced both in his novels and in his poetry by Romanticism, especially William Wordsworth. Charles Dickens was another important influence. Like Dickens, he was highly critical of much in Victorian society, though Hardy focused more on a declining rural society. While Hardy wrote poetry throughout his life and regarded himself primarily as a poet, his first collection was not published until 1898. Initially, therefore, he gained fame as the author of novels, including Far from the Madding Crowd (1874), The Mayor of Casterbridge (1886), Tess of the d'Urbervilles (1891), and Jude the Obscure (1895). However, beginning in the 1950s Hardy has been recognized as a major poet; he had a significant influence on the Movement poets of the 1950s and 1960s, including Phillip Larkin.



The Writings Of Thomas Hardy In Prose And Verse Life S Little Ironies And A Few Crusted Characters

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Lifes Little Ironies

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Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: 1st World Library
ISBN: 9781595405210
Category : Fiction
Languages : un
Pages : 312

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by Thomas Hardy, Lifes Little Ironies Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Lifes Little Ironies books, The phrase "life's little ironies" is now proverbial, but it was coined by Hardy as the title for this, his third volume of short stories, including such classics as An Imaginative Woman and A Tragedy of Two Ambitions. Unified by his quintessential irony, strong visual sense, and engagingcharacters, these stories deal with the tragic and the humorous, the metaphysical and the magical. This edition is the first to be based on a critical examination of all available manuscript and printed versions of the texts.



Life S Little Ironies A Set Of Tales With Some Colloquial Sketches Entitled A Few Crusted Characters

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