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  • The Mayor of Casterbridge

  • By: Thomas Hardy
  • Narrated by: Martin Shaw
  • Length: 2 hrs and 23 mins
  • 4.7 out of 5 stars (3 ratings)

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Summary

An interesting novel due to its depiction of a violent love/hate relationship between two men, this story highlights the strains of competition in pre-industrial rural society. Michael Henchard attains the position of town mayor, but the lies that lead him there leave the door open to a dramatic newcomer to expose his fundamental flaws.
Public Domain (P)2007 CSA Telltapes Ltd

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