The Return of the Native

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Macmillan, 1950 - Adultery - 470 pages
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Eustacia Vye criss-crosses the wild Egdon Heath, eager to experience life to the full in her quest for 'music, poetry, passion, war'. She marries Clym Yeobright, native of the heath, but his idealism frustrates her romantic ambitions and her discontent draws others into a tangled web of deceit and unhappiness.

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User Review  - Roya - Goodreads

I had nightmares, and slightly more neutral dreams featuring characters from this book- so I have no idea if it's a five or a one. Read full review

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The relentless pursuit of fate and time until Eustacia is ultimately crushed under the merciless pen of Thomas Hardy. Read full review

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