?

Log in

No account? Create an account

Previous Entry | Next Entry

I wasn't hugely grabbed by Tess of the d'Urbervilles, but I quite liked this, Hardy's first Wessex novel: a decent enough romantic plot, with some very good descriptive passages relating to the countryside. It seemed a much quicker and more enjoyable read than Tess, possibly because Hardy is not trying to be too Deep and Meaningful.

Comments

( 1 comment — Leave a comment )
redfiona99
Jul. 13th, 2009 04:20 pm (UTC)
My Mum had this as her A-Level text and it put her off Hardy for life.
( 1 comment — Leave a comment )

Latest Month

Tags

Page Summary

Powered by LiveJournal.com
Designed by yoksel