Play directory : Far from the Madding Crowd

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The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Thomas Hardy and J. Comyns Carr
  • Written
  • Setting
    England, late 19th century
  • Overview
    Written in 1874, this was Thomas Hardy's fourth novel and his first major literary success. Later adapted by the author, there are several films based on the book, as well as several radio plays, a musical (2000) and an opera.
  • Play
    Download the text for free from Project Gutenberg here: Far from the Madding Crowd