Jude the obscure

Jude the Obscure / David Austin rose shrub. Got 2 of these at Farmer's Market today. The blooms smell insanely good!

Jude the Obscure by David Austin. Beautiful rose with an incredible fragrance reminiscent of guava and sweet white wine.

I prefer my Hardy without a happy ending.

Thomas Hardy novel bleakest – infographic

Death, poverty and loss stalk the fiction of Thomas Hardy. But which of his novels is the grimmest? Take a look at this definitive guide to a grandmaster of misery.

Jude the Obscure - dark, depressing and brilliant - Hardy's masterpiece traces a poor stonemason's ill-fated romance with his free-spirited cousin. No Victorian institution is spared — marriage, religion, education — and the outrage following publication led the embittered author to renounce fiction. Modern critics hail this novel as a pioneering work of feminism and socialist thought.

Jude the Obscure - Modern critics hail this novel as a pioneering work of feminism and socialist thought.

Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) was an English novelist and poet. A Victorian realist, in the tradition of George Eliot, he was also influenced both in his novels and poetry by Romanticism, especially by William Wordsworth. Charles Dickens is another important influence on Thomas Hardy. Like Dickens, he was also highly critical of much in Victorian society, though Hardy focussed more on a declining rural society..

Thomas Hardy, OM-- June 1840 – 11 January was an English novelist and…

Title: Jude the Obscure Author: Thomas Hardy Publisher: The Easton Press Copyright: 1977 Type: Leather Bound Hardcover, Collectors Edition Color: Brown  Description: This is a beautiful, collectors edition of the Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy. This hardcover book is bound in genuine brown leather with gold detail. The pages are edged in gold and the book contains a ribbon bookmark. This book is illustrated with the wood engravings of Agnes Miller Parker.  Condition: Excellent  Details…

Title: Jude the Obscure Author: Thomas Hardy Publisher: The Easton Press Copyright: 1977 Type: Leather Bound Hardcover, Collectors Edition Color: Brown Description: This is a beautiful, collectors edition of the Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy. This hardcover book is bound in genuine brown leather with gold detail. The pages are edged in gold and the book contains a ribbon bookmark. This book is illustrated with the wood engravings of Agnes Miller Parker. Condition: Excellent Details…

Thomas Hardy was an English novelist and poet. He gained fame as the author of novels, including Far from the Madding Crowd (1874), The Mayor of Casterbridge (1886), Tess of the d'Urbervilles (1891), and Jude the Obscure (1895). Hardy's poetry, though prolific, was not as well received during his lifetime.

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macrolit:  “Beautifully aged hardcovers with dust jackets  The Trial, Jude the Obscure, Robert Louis Stevenson, Letters of Emily Dickinson, Selected Poems of Conrad Aiken  ”

macrolit: “Beautifully aged hardcovers with dust jackets The Trial, Jude the Obscure, Robert Louis Stevenson, Letters of Emily Dickinson, Selected Poems of Conrad Aiken ”

Rosa Jude the Obscure, Rose Jude the Obscure, English Rose Jude the Obscure, David austin rose Jude the Obscure, for the front gate

‘Jude the Obscure’ is very free-flowering, bearing very large, incurved, chalice-shaped flowers. The petals are medium yellow on the inside and pale yellow on the outside.

Jude the Obscure

Jude the Obscure

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