Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
Desperate Remedies A Novel cover
  • ISBN: 9780140435238
  • ISBN10: 0140435239

Desperate Remedies A Novel

by Thomas Hardy

  • List Price: $17.00
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Edition: 2
  • Publisher: Penguin USA
  • Publish date: 08/01/1998
used Add to Cart $1.67
You save: 90%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $11.87
You save: 30%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
Description
Described by Hardy as a tale of "mystery, entanglement, surprise and moral obliquity", his first published novel violated the literary decorum of its day with blackmail, murder, and romance. It relates the story of Cytherea, a maid to the eccentric arch-intriguer Miss Aldclyffe, and the man she loves, Edward Springrove. Upon discovering that Edward is already engaged, Cytherea comes under the influence of Miss Aldclyffe's fascinating, manipulative steward, Manston. Published anonymously in 1871, Desperate Remedies already bears the unmistakable imprint of Hardy's genius.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Hippo Books

Location: Toledo, OH
Good
Pages may have contain writing, highlighting or notes. May be an ex library copy with library markings. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
$1.67
HPB-Diamond

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$2.81
AwesomeBooksUSA

Location: Valley Cottage, NY
Very Good
This book is in very good condition. The cover may have some limited signs of
[...]
$3.33
citywbooks

Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Good
Shipping Icon
Size: f1-2001; Bends on cover. Clean pages with general wear from reading and
[...]
$3.91
HPB-Diamond

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$4.21
Barker Books

Location: Spokane, WA
Very Good
Shipping Icon
Near fine papeback shows some age toning to pages and hint of shelf wear but
[...]
$9.56