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The Mayor of Casterbridge (1886): Web Sources

A list of resources available through Truxal Library for researching Thomas Hardy's The Mayor of Casterbridge


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These are general, informative websites: 

Hardy's World
Biographical information and more, including brief treatments of Hardy's work, meant to stimulate interest and point toward further research

Thomas Hardy
Biographical and contextual information, as well as literary criticism about Hardy's work, from The Victorian Web

The Thomas Hardy Association
Maintained by an international group of scholars devoted to the works of Thomas Hardy

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