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Hardy, Thomas - Wessex Tales, e-bok

Wessex Tales

Hardy, Thomas

2,20€

A collection of stories written by Thomas Hardy set in a fictional southwest England which he named 'Wessex'. A fascinating look at nineteenth century life.

Hardy, Thomas - The Mayor of Casterbridge, e-bok

The Mayor of Casterbridge

Hardy, Thomas

2,20€

One of Thomas Hardy's novels set in a fictionalised rural southwest England. It follows the story of Michael Henchard, the Mayor of Casterbridge, who tries to hide his tragic past. Casterbridge is based on the real town of Dorchester in Dorset.

Hardy, Thomas - Far From the Madding Crowd, e-bok

Far From the Madding Crowd

Hardy, Thomas

5,30€

Far from the Madding Crowd is perhaps the most pastoral of Hardy's Wessex novels. It tells the story of the young farmer Gabriel Oak and his love for and pursuit of the elusive Bathsheba Everdene, whose wayward nature leads her to both tragedy and true love. It tells of the dashing Sergeant

Page, Chris - Gemini Thunder, e-bok

Gemini Thunder

Page, Chris

5,30€

The Viking are coming! The most savage and vicious raiders of Britain’s history have sent a large force of ninety longships to capture Wessex under the command of Guthrum, the Viking king. A desperate King Alfred enlists the enchanted aid of Twilight, veneficus

Page, Chris - Veneficus, e-bok

Veneficus

Page, Chris

5,30€

The fate of Wessex lies in the enchanted hands of Merlin, the current manifestation of the 10,000 – year – old Avebury Stones dynasty of Wessex venefici. But time races against him. He has only seven years left to live; seven

Page, Chris - Call of the Kings, e-bok

Call of the Kings

Page, Chris

5,30€

The French and English kings are at war, the Viking invaders are still causing mayhem having integrated into the Wessex landscape, and local warlord’s battle to gain a foothold on the Celts territory in any way they can. Twilight, the now old veneficus of Wessex,

Clark, Indy - Thomas Hardy’s Pastoral, e-bok

Thomas Hardy’s Pastoral

Clark, Indy

91,95€

Arcadia, Wessex, and the South Country
Indy Clark
3. Landscape, Nature, and Work
Indy Clark
4. What About the Workers?
Indy Clark
5. Pastoral and Modernity
Indy Clark
6. Conclusion
Indy Clark

Hardy, Thomas - Jude the Obscure, e-bok

Jude the Obscure

Hardy, Thomas

2,20€

Somewhat autobiographical, the story follows Jude Fawley, a stonemason in the fictional county of Wessex, who moves to Christminster to follow his dream of becoming a scholar. He becomes embroiled in a social scandal which leads to murder and suicide.

Ferguson, Trish - Victorian Time, e-bok

Victorian Time

Ferguson, Trish

85,85€

Hardy’s Wessex and the Birth of Industrial Subjectivity
Trish Ferguson
5. ‘You Are Too Slow’: Time in Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days
Jane Suzanne Carroll
6. Brave New Worlds: Samuel Butler’s Erewhon, Settler Colonialism and New