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The Trumpet-Major

Thomas Hardy

War threatens the rich, green fields of Wessex in Hardy's historical novel, The Trumpet-Major. The Napoleonic Wars are at their height, and upheaval and uncertainty plague British soil. In the midst of it all the impoverished beauty Anne Garland finds herself at the center of a love quadrangle. She is torn between the persistent and annoying Festus Derryman, her womanizing childhood sweetheart Bob Loveday, and the reliable and thoughtful John Loveday, the eponymous Trumpet-Major. Who will she choose? Hardy's eighth published novel is a gentle and humorous tale about the confusion and conflict of life.

War threatens the rich, green fields of Wessex in Hardy's historical novel, The Trumpet-Major. The Napoleonic Wars are at their height, and upheaval and uncertainty plague British soil. In the midst of it all the impoverished beauty Anne Garland finds herself at the center of a love quadrangle. She is torn between the persistent and annoying Festus Derryman, her womanizing childhood sweetheart Bob Loveday, and the reliable and thoughtful John Loveday, the eponymous Trumpet-Major. Who will she choose? Hardy's eighth published novel is a gentle and humorous tale about the confusion and conflict of life.
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Genres:

Classics

Description:

War threatens the rich, green fields of Wessex in Hardy's historical novel, The Trumpet-Major. The Napoleonic Wars are at their height, and upheaval and uncertainty plague British soil. In the midst of it all the impoverished beauty Anne Garland finds herself at the center of a love quadrangle. She is torn between the persistent and annoying Festus Derryman, her womanizing childhood sweetheart Bob Loveday, and the reliable and thoughtful John Loveday, the eponymous Trumpet-Major. Who will she choose? Hardy's eighth published novel is a gentle and humorous tale about the confusion and conflict of life.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Nicholas Rowe

Length:

10h 49m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

09:02


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:33


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

15:26


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

15:17


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:44


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

15:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:19


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

09:07


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

09:16


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:00


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

15:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

10:42


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

13:11


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

10:50


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

02:42


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

09:23


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

10:23


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

12:48


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

10:36


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

08:19


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

09:39


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

12:02


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

09:11


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

09:28


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

12:38


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

10:36


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

08:33


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

09:27


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

13:24


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

03:52


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:22


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

11:30


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

11:04


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

10:47


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

10:04


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

10:15


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

12:29


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

03:11


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

11:40


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

11:22


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

15:46


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

09:39


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

14:00


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

08:33


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

05:56


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

11:16


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

14:04


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

12:24


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

12:22


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

12:31


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

12:08


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

08:11


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

14:23


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

11:13


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

09:55


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

08:32


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

08:40


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

10:18


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

10:29


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

10:26


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

14:59


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

06:42