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The Technique Of Thomas Hardy

Joseph Warren Beach

The Technique of Thomas Hardy is a literary analysis of the writing style and techniques used by the famous English novelist and poet, Thomas Hardy. Written by Joseph Warren Beach, an American literary critic and scholar, the book delves into the various elements of Hardy's writing that make him such a significant figure in English literature. The book is divided into several chapters, each focusing on a different aspect of Hardy's technique. Beach examines Hardy's use of language, his characterization, his portrayal of nature, his treatment of time and place, and his overall philosophy of life. Through close readings of selected works, including Tess of the d'Urbervilles and Jude the Obscure, Beach provides a detailed analysis of how Hardy employs these techniques to create his unique style of writing. In addition to analyzing Hardy's works, Beach also provides biographical information about the author, including his upbringing, education, and personal life. This contextual information helps readers better understand the influences that shaped Hardy's writing and the themes he explored in his works. Overall, The Technique of Thomas Hardy is an insightful and comprehensive study of one of the most important writers in English literature. It is an essential read for anyone interested in Hardy's works or in the craft of writing in general.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 268
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.61in - 0.87lb
  • EAN: 9781428610743
  • Categories: English, Irish, Scottish, WelshAustralian & OceanianPresidents & Heads of State