Far from the Madding Crowd: 1800 Headwords
Bathsheba Everdene is young, proud, and beautiful. She is an independent woman and can marry any man she chooses - if she chooses. In fact, she likes her independence, and she likes fighting her own battles in a man's world. But it is never wise to ignore the power of love. There are three men who would very much like to marry Bathsheba. When she falls in love with one of them, she soon wishes she had kept her independence. She learns that love brings misery, pain, and violent passions that can destroy lives ...
- Paperback | 112 pages
- 129.5 x 193 x 10.2mm | 113.4g
- 21 Aug 2000
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- Abridged edition
- black and white illustrations
About Thomas Hardy
Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) is one of England's greatest novelists. Most of his work, including Far from the Madding Crowd, is set in his native Dorset, on the south coast of England.