Cr8vo, VII, 495pp. Hardcover, with d/w in excellent condition protected by clear archival covering, text in pristine condition. In “The Konemann Classics” series, with appendices and notes. Hardy ‘s tragic portrait of a pure woman in a neat accessible single book form. Originially published in a censored and serialised version by the British illustrated newspaper The Graphic in 1891 then in book form in three vfolumes and as a single volume in 1892.