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Under the greenwood tree, or, The Mellstock Quire : a rural painting of the Dutch school /
Thomas Hardy ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Wright.
imprint
Harmondsworth, Eng. : Penguin Books 1978
description
247, [9] p. ([8] p. at end advertisements) : map.
ISBN
0140431233
format(s)
Book
Holdings
A Look Inside
Summaries
Main Description
One of Thomas Hardy's most popular novels, this is a delightful and humorous depiction of life in an early Victorian rural community. Its story delicately balances the concerns of the Mellstock parish choir with a romance between one of its members and a village schoolmistress. This edition presents a critically established text, offering readers for the first time what Hardy actually wrote.

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