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The hand of Ethelberta

Thomas Hardy

The hand of Ethelberta

a comedy in chapters

by Thomas Hardy

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Thomas Hardy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3 .H222 H 12, PR4750.H3 .H222 H 12
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 458 p. :
Number of Pages458
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6111109M
LC Control Number52007554
OCLC/WorldCa6845717

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The story follows Ethelberta's career as a famous poetess and storyteller. Meanwhile, she struggles to support her family and conceal the fact that her father is a butler. Ethelberta easily attracts four very persistent suitors but is reluctant to give her much-coveted hand.

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The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy Part 7 out of 9. homepage; Index of The Hand of Ethelberta; Previous part (6) Next part (8) 'We have been well entertained so far.

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Chapter 26 Ethelberta’s drawing-room. While Ethelberta during the next few days was dismissing that evening journey from her consideration, as an incident altogether foreign to the organized course of her existence, the hidden.