The return of the native.
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New York, Scribner, [1965].
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Book
Physical Desc:
xv, 423 pages 21 cm.
Lexile measure:
1040L
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Eustacia Vye longs to escape from Egdon Heath, but the man she chooses to save her longs to stay. Out of their struggle, the unfulfilled passion of his heroine, and the daily rhythms of late-nineteenth-century rural life, Hardy builds a drama fully worthy of the magnificent stage on which he places it. The Return of the Native is dominated by the brooding presence of Egdon Heath, located in Thomas Hardy’s imaginary Wessex, and in no other book did Hardy’s extraordinary feeling for landscape blend so perfectly with his austere, stoic vision of human fate. Once more he treats his favorite theme of the mismatched couple with masterly pathos and understatement.
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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 10.2, 42 Points
Lexile measure:
1040
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hardy, T., & Brownsword, W. (1965). The return of the native. New York: Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 and Walter. Brownsword. 1965. The Return of the Native. New York: Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 and Walter. Brownsword, The Return of the Native. New York: Scribner, 1965.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hardy, Thomas, and Walter Brownsword. The Return of the Native. New York: Scribner, 1965. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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