The Mayor of CasterbridgeeBook - 2015
A Story of a Man of Character. 'Happiness was but the occasional episode in a general drama of pain.' Michael Henchard, while drunk, auctions off his wife and baby daughter at a country fair. Regretting his rash action the next morning, Henchard vows sobriety and builds a life as a respected grain merchant and the Mayor of Casterbridge. When his past catches up with him 18 years later, Henchard's life is turned upside down.
Publisher: [United States] : Xist Publishing : Made available through hoopla, 2015
Characteristics: 1 online resource