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The Return of the Native (Unabridged)

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XA 0168
 
The Return of the Native (Unabridged)
ISBN: 9781843798149
Download Size: 1029 Mb
Running Time (H:M): 00:06:50
Release Date: January 2014
Originally recorded in 2014
Author
Thomas Hardy
Producer
Pippa Vaughan
Reader
Nicholas Rowe
Genre:
Spoken Word
Classic Fiction

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The Return of the Native (Unabridged)
Thomas Hardy
Read by Nicholas Rowe
In the remote wildness of Egdon Heath, the crossed love affairs and marriages of a small group of people are played out against the background of nature's beauty and indifference to mankind. Through a series of vivid incidents and encounters, The Return of the Native moves in a relentless drive towards tragedy, as the plans and dreams of the lovers miscarry, defeated by chance, or destiny or self-deception. In their unhappy stories, Hardy gives us a powerful dramatisation of his bleak philosophy, his belief in man's helplessness before the malevolence of the universe.




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