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Hardy, Thomas

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Pronunciation: /ˈhɑːdi
 
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Definition of Hardy, Thomas in English:

( 1840–1928), English novelist and poet. Much of his work deals with the struggle against the indifferent force that inflicts the sufferings and ironies of life. Notable novels: The Mayor of Casterbridge (1886), Tess of the D’Urbervilles (1891), and Jude the Obscure (1896).

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