Hardy Thomas: Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Tess of the D'Urbervilles - Thomas Hardy. Set in Hardy's Wessex, Tess is a moving novel of hypocrisy and double standards. Its challenging sub-title, A Pure Woman, infuriated critics when the book was first published in 1891, and it was condemned as immoral and pessimistic. It tells of Tess Durbeyfield, the daughter ...a dál?