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2 edition of original manuscript of Thomas Hardy"s The trumpet-major found in the catalog.

original manuscript of Thomas Hardy"s The trumpet-major

William George Bobbington

original manuscript of Thomas Hardy"s The trumpet-major

a study with photos.

by William George Bobbington

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Published by Luff, printers in Windsor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4750.T73 B4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6055536M
    LC Control Number49024267
    OCLC/WorldCa566240

    The Works. by HARDY, Thomas. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Thomas Hardy's only historical novel, The Trumpet Major is set in Wessex during the Napoleonic Wars. Hardy skilfully immerses us in the life of the day, making us feel the impact of historical events on the immemorial local way of life - the glamour of the coming of George III and his soldiery, fears of the press-gang and invasion, and the Cited by:

      The Trumpet-Major by Thomas Hardy. This free downloadable e-book can be read on your computer or e-reader. Mobi files can be read on Kindles, Epub files can be read on other e-book readers, and Zip files can be downloaded and read on your computer. Hardy distrusted the application of nineteenth-century empiricism to history because he felt it marginalized important human elements. In The Trumpet Major, the tale of a woman courted by three competing suitors during the Napoleonic wars, he explores the subversive effects of ordinary human desire and conflicting loyalties on systematized versions of history/5(2).

      Thomas Hardy's only historical novel, The Trumpet Major is set in Wessex during the Napoleonic Wars. Hardy skilfully immerses us in the life of the day, making us feel the impact of historical events on the immemorial local way of life - the glamour of the coming of George III and his soldiery, fears of the press-gang and invasion, and the /5(K). Author: Thomas Hardy. Year of publication: Book binding: Paperback. pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. We appreciate the impact a good book can Rating: % positive.


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The Trumpet-Major is a novel by Thomas Hardy set during the time of the Napoleonic Wars and first published as a serial in Good Words from January to December It seems like a lot of books in the 's were published in serial form, I'm glad I wasn't there for it, I want to read my books all at one time/5.

The Trumpet-Major is a novel by Thomas Hardy published inand his only historical concerns the heroine, Anne Garland, being pursued by three suitors: John Loveday, the eponymous trumpet major in a British regiment, honest and loyal; his brother Bob, a flighty sailor; and Festus Derriman, the cowardly nephew of the local squire.

Unusually for a Hardy novel, the ending is not. he Trumpet-Major, serialised in the popular monthly magazine Good Words from January to Decemberand published by Smith, Elder & Co.

in three volumes in October of the same year, is Thomas Hardy's seventh novel — a historical and pastoral romance set in and around the seaside resort of Budmouth (Weymouth), in Hardy's Wessex in the yearsduring the Napoleonic Wars.

Very enjoyable to return to a book studied in those long ago days at school. It is typical of Hardy's style with good descriptions and well described and developed characters.

The Trumpet major himself is the least present person in the story but hovers in the background/5(47). Very enjoyable to return to a book studied in those long ago days at school. It is typical of Hardy's style with good descriptions and well described and developed characters. The Trumpet major himself is the least present person in the story but hovers in the background/5(47).

Hardy, Thomas, Title: The Trumpet-Major Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Historical fiction Subject: England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction Subject: Great Britain -- History -- Regency, -- Fiction Subject: Love stories Subject: Soldiers.

Thomas Hardy was born on 2 June in Higher Bockhampton (then Upper Bockhampton), a hamlet in the parish of Stinsford to the east of Dorchester in Dorset, England, where his father Thomas (–) worked as a stonemason and local builder, and married his mother Jemima (née Hand; –) in Beaminster, towards the end of Jemima was well-read, and she educated Alma mater: King's College London.

The Trumpet-Major is a novel by Thomas Hardy published inand his only historical novel. It concerns the heroine, Anne Garland, being pursued by three suitors: John Loveday, the eponymous trumpet major in a British regiment, honest and loyal; his brother Bob, a flighty sailor; and Festus Derriman, the cowardly nephew of the local : 1st World Library.

Thomas Hardy Booklist Thomas Hardy Message Board Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Trumpet Major This book is set during the Napoleonic wars and the quiet young man of the title is one of three suitors to Anne Garland a young woman who lives with her mother.

the trumpet major john loveday. a soldier in the war with buonaparte and robert his brother first mate in the merchant service. a tale. by thomas hardy. with a map of wessex. macmillan and co., limited st. martin's street, london copyright. first edition (3 vols.) Editions for The Trumpet-Major: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback published in ), (Paperba.

The Trumpet-Major is a novel by Thomas Hardy set during the time of the Napoleonic Wars and first published as a serial in Good Words from January to December but, in fact, it seems to be quite a recurrent constellation in Thomas Hardys wo more. - Sylvester - " For all my fellow Audio Book & E-Book regulars.

The first concern in The World's Classics editions of Hardy's works has been with the texts. Individual editors have compared every version of the novel or stories that Hardy might have revised, and have noted variant readings in words, punctuation, and styling in each of these substantive texts; they have thus been able to exclude much that their experience suggests that Hardy did not intend.

With an Introduction and Notes by Charles P.C. Pettit. Thomas Hardy's only historical novel, The Trumpet Major is set in Wessex during the Napoleonic Wars. Hardy skilfully immerses us in the life of the day, making us feel the impact of historical events on the immemorial local way of life - the glamour of the coming of George III and his soldiery, fears of the press-gang and invasion, and the /5(28).

The Trumpet Major a Novel by Hardy Thomas. hardy thomas, Title: the trumpet major a novel. Edit Your Search. Results (1 - 30) of Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set.

This paperback book is SEWN, where the book. Wikipedia Book - The Trumpet Major. M4B audio book, part 1 (mb) M4B audio book, part 2 (mb) Download cover art Download CD case insert.

The Trumpet Major. Thomas HARDY ( - ) Our heroine, Anne Garland, lives quietly in a rural community deep in the English countryside. However, the arrival of several regiments preparing for an.

First Edition of Hardy's Trumpet-Major in Original Pictorial Red Cloth HARDY, Thomas. The Trumpet-Major: A Tale. London: Smith, Elder, & Co. First edition. Three volumes, octavo (7 1/2 x 5 in., x mm).

Publisher s pictorial red cloth, stamped in black on front covers, blind-stamped (triple-ruled border) on back covers. Librivox recording of The Trumpet Major by Thomas Hardy. Read by LibriVox Volunteers.

Our heroine, Anne Garland, lives quietly in a rural community deep in the English countryside. However, the arrival of several regiments preparing for an expected invasion brings colour and chaos to the county. The Trumpet Major by Thomas Hardy.

Searchable etext. Discuss with other readers. Being a tale of the Trumpet-Major John Loveday, a soldier in the war with Buonaparte, and Robert, his brother, a first mate in the Merchant Service.

Fan of this book? Help us introduce it to others by writing a better introduction for it. The Trumpet-Major - Ebook written by Thomas Hardy. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Trumpet-Major.4/5(7).

War threatens the rich, green fields of Wessex in Hardy's historical novel, The Trumpet-Major. The Napoleonic Wars are at their height, and upheaval and uncertainty plague British soil. In the midst of it all the impoverished beauty Anne Garland finds herself at the center of a love quadrangle.

She is torn between the persistent and annoying Festus Derryman, her womanizing childhood sweetheart.