Far from the madding crowd, Thomas Hardy. Revised version of http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/1802 . Far from the madding crowd Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 Blythe, Ronald, 1922- Penguin Books Harmondsworth 1978 0140431268 Copy consulted for validation: Bodleian Library, H.1298.21 Penguin English library 1st ed. published in 1874
Far From the Madding Crowd
Descriptions so vivid you feel part of the setting; wry insights into human character and female and male points of view and relationships. Just read it.