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by Thomas Hardy,1stworld Library
Pages: 568 pages
Category: History & Criticism
Publisher: 1st World Library - Literary Society (September 1, 2004)
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Thomas Hardy was born on June 2, 1840, in Higher Bockhampton, England. During the next five years, Hardy penned Desperate Remedies, Under the Greenwood Tree, and A Pair of Blue Eyes
Thomas Hardy was born on June 2, 1840, in Higher Bockhampton, England. The eldest child of Thomas and Jemima, Hardy studied Latin, French, and architecture in school. He also became an avid reader. Upon graduation, Hardy traveled to London to work as an architect's assistant under the guidance of Arthur Bloomfield. During the next five years, Hardy penned Desperate Remedies, Under the Greenwood Tree, and A Pair of Blue Eyes. In 1873, Hardy decided it was time to relinquish his architecture career and concentrate on writing full-time. In September 1874, his first book as a full-time author, Far from the Madding Crowd, appeared serially.
LibriVox recording of A Pair of Blue Eyes, by Thomas Hardy. The book describes the love triangle between a young woman, Elfride Swancourt, and her two suitors from very different backgrounds. Henry Knight is the respectable, established, older man who represents London society.
A Pair of Blue Eyes is a novel by Thomas Hardy, published in 1873, first serialised between September 1872 and July 1873. It was Hardy's third published novel, and the first not published anonymously upon its first publication
A Pair of Blue Eyes is a novel by Thomas Hardy, published in 1873, first serialised between September 1872 and July 1873. It was Hardy's third published novel, and the first not published anonymously upon its first publication. Hardy was the eldest of the four children of Thomas Hardy, a stonemason and jobbing builder, and his wife, Jemima (née Hand). He grew up in an isolated cottage on the edge of open heathland. Though he was often ill as a child, his early experience of rural life, with its seasonal rhythms and oral culture, was fundamental to much of his later writing.
A Pair of Blue Eyes is the third novel by Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) the brilliantly ironic and skeptical native of Dorchester England. The plot concerns the love triangle between Elfrida Swancourt and two suitors. The first man is Stephen Smith who as an assistant architect meets Elfrida when he encounters her on a church restoration project in distant Wessex. The book describes the love triangle of a young woman, Elfride Swancourt, and her two suitors from very different backgrounds.
Authors: Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928. Categories: Nonfiction.
A Pair of Blue Eyes was serialized from 1872 to 1873 and published in three volumes in May, 1873. This book is also viewed by critics as l. Hardy is an architect like the young Stephen Smith, and the book is set in the same place that he meets his wife, Emma. According to the Introduction by Alan Manford, In several respects it was a landmark for Hardy. Interestingly, Hardy meets Emma in 1870 and marries her in 1874, after the book’s publication. One key difference is that Hardy and Emma meet when they are considerably older than Elfride and Stephen, and seem to have had a much longer courtship.
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автор: Томас Харди (Thomas Hardy). Читать на английском и переводить текст. This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at ww. utenberg. Title: A Pair of Blue Eyes. Author: Thomas Hardy. Release Date: July 8, 2008 Last Updated: January 9, 2013. Produced by John Hamm, and David Widger.
A Pair of Blue Eyes book. This is my third Thomas Hardy novel, and I’ve now learned not to expect a joyful, sentimental sort of story from him. Melancholic and brutally honest – yes, that is more Hardy’s line of writing. I admire his keen insight regarding the social "These eyes were blue; blue as autumn distance-blue as the blue we see between the retreating mouldings of hills and woody slopes on a sunny September morning. A misty and shady blue, that had no beginning or surface, and was looked INTO rather than A.