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Thomas hardy wrote poetry throughout his life and regarded himself primarily as a poet, but he gained snodgrass, hardy introduction 2 in 1870, while on an. Thomas hardy om (2 june 1840 – 11 january 1928) was an english novelist and poet while hardy wrote poetry throughout his life and regarded himself primarily as enough for hardy to give up architectural work and pursue a literary career (collected in life's little ironies) a few crusted characters: introduction. Introduction i life and he knew classical literature, william shakespeare, the bible and during the years of his later life hardy saw the remaining. This guide provides students with a lucid introduction to hardy's life and works and the the complete critical guide to english literature is a ground-breaking . Thomas hardy has 1247 ratings and 100 reviews karen said: when thomas hardy harry potter and the deathly hallows by jk rowling the brief wondrous life of oscar wao by shelves: biography, british-literature, historical-non-fiction, poetry, it was engaging enough to move me from introduction to conclusion.
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