Thomas Hardy A Study Of The Wessex Novels The Poems And The Dynasts -

thomas hardy biography books poems facts - thomas hardy thomas hardy english novelist and poet who set much of his work in wessex his name for the counties of southwestern england his most notable novels include far from the madding crowd the return of the native the mayor of casterbridge tess of the d ubervilles and jude the obscure, thomas hardy poetry foundation - one of the most renowned poets and novelists in english literary history thomas hardy was born in 1840 in the english village of higher bockhampton in the county of dorset, thomas hardy biography and works search texts read - thomas hardy 1840 1928 english poet and author of the naturalism movement wrote jude the obscure 1895 what brains they must have in christminster and the great schools he presently thought to learn words one by one up to tens of thousands he wished he had never seen a book that he might never see another that he had never been born, thomas hardy a biographical sketch victorian web - thomas hardy s life can be divided into three phases the first phase 1840 1870 embraces childhood adolescence apprenticeship first marriage early poems and his first unpublished novel, lyme regis tourist guide to the historic resort of lyme - thomas hardy s land is dorset most of his life was spent here and was the inspiration for most of his works he was born in 1840 at higher bockhampton near dorchester to an ordinary west country family he was sent to the, lives of war poets of the first world war war poems and - brief biographies of 25 war poets of the first world war with links to some longer articles and poems