Pair of Blue Eyes

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A Pair of Blue Eyes, though early in the sequence of Hardy's novels, is lively and gripping. Its dramatic cliff-hanging episode, for example, is at once tense, ironic, feministic and erotic.

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A Pair of Blue Eyes is a novel by Thomas Hardy, published in The book describes the love triangle of a young woman, Elfride Swancourt, and her two suitors from very different backgrounds.

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A reading of an early Hardy novel – analysed by Dr Oliver Tearle. Pair of Blue Eyes book Pair of Blue Eyes () was Tennyson’s favourite of all Thomas Hardy’s novels, and the poet Coventry Patmore (author of The Angel in the House) was enthusiastic about it, although he wished it had been written in working title for the novel was ‘A Winning Tongue Had He’ (a line from an English ballad.

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A Pair of Blue Eyes Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Didactic fiction Subject: Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction Subject: Wessex (England) -- Fiction Subject: Separation (Psychology) -- Fiction Subject: Elopement -- Fiction Category: Text: EBook-No.

Release Date: Jul 11 Cited by:   A Pair of Blue Eyes is a novel by Thomas Hardy, published infirst serialised between September and July It was Hardy's third published novel, and the first not published anonymously upon its first book describes the love triangle of a young woman, Elfride Pages: With a new Introduction by Cedric Watts, Research Professor of English, University of Sussex.

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So begins a tragic series of events culminating in a heart-wrenching climax steeped in the devastating romantic irony typical of Hardy. Published in and first serialized between September and JulyA Pair of Blue Eyes was Hardy's third novel, but the first to bear his name on publication.

About A Pair of Blue Eyes. When Elfrise Swanston meets Stephen Smith she is attracted to his handsome face, gentle bearing and the sense of mystery which surrounds him.

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Although distressed to find that the mystery consists only in the humbleness of. A Pair of Blue Eyes, though early in the sequence of Hardy's novels, is lively and gripping.

Its dramatic cliff-hanging episode, for example, is at once tense, ironic, feministic and erotic. With settings in Wessex and London, the novel also has some strongly autobiographical features, as the blue-eyed heroine, Elfride Swancourt, is based /5(K). Editions for A Pair of Blue Eyes: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover Cited by: A Pair of Blue Eyes, though early in the sequence of Hardy s novels, is lively and gripping.

Its dramatic cliff-hanging episode, for example, is at once tense, ironic, feministic and erotic. With settings in Wessex and London, the novel also has some strongly autobiographical features, as the blue-eyed heroine, Elfride Swancourt, is based.

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Stephen Smith is a socially inferior but ambitious young man who adores her and with whom she shares a country background. A Pair of Blue Eyes by Thomas Hardy; 74 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Elopement, Elopement in fiction, Fiction, Triangles (Interpersonal relations.

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