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Far from the Madding Crowd

by

Thomas Hardy

Title Page

1. Description of Farmer Oak -- An Incident

2. Night -- The Flock -- An Interior -- Another Interior

3. A Girl on Horseback -- Conversation

4. Gabriel's Resolve -- The Visit -- The Mistake

5. Departure of Bathsheba -- A Pastoral Tragedy

6. The Fair -- The Journey -- The Fire

7. Recognition -- A Timid Girl

8. The Malthouse -- The Chat -- News

9. The Homestead -- A Visitor -- Half-Confidences

10. Mistress and Men

11. Outside the Barracks -- Snow -- A Meeting

12. Farmers -- A Rule -- In Exception

13. Sortes Sanctorum -- The Valentine

14. Effect of the Letter -- Sunrise

15. A Morning Meeting -- The Letter Again

16. All Saints' and All Souls'

17. In the Market-Place

18. Boldwood in Meditation -- Regret

19. The Sheep-Washing -- The Offer

20. Perplexity -- Grinding the Shears -- A Quarrel

21. Troubles in the Fold -- A Message

22. The Great Barn and the Sheep-Shearers

23. Eventide -- A Second Declaration

24. The Same Night -- The Fir Plantation

25. The New Acquaintance Described

26. Scene on the Verge of the Hay-Mead

27. Hiving the Bees

28. The Hollow Amid the Ferns

29. Particulars of a Twilight Walk

30. Hot Cheeks and Tearful Eyes

31. Blame -- Fury

32. Night -- Horses Tramping

33. In the Sun -- A Harbinger

34. Home Again -- A Trickster

35. At an Upper Window

36. Wealth in Jeopardy -- The Revel

37. The Storm -- The Two Together

38. Rain -- One Solitary Meets Another

39. Coming Home -- A Cry

40. On Casterbridge Highway

41. Suspicion -- Fanny Is Sent For

42. Joseph and His Burden

43. Fanny's Revenge

44. Under a Tree -- Reaction

45. Troy's Romanticism

46. The Gurgoyle: Its Doings

47. Adventures by the Shore

48. Doubts Arise -- Doubts Linger

49. Oak's Advancement -- A Great Hope

50. The Sheep Fair -- Troy Touches His Wife's Hand

51. Bathsheba Talks With Her Outrider

52. Converging Courses

53. Concurritur -- Horae Momento

54. After the Shock

55. The March Following -- "Bathsheba Boldwood"

56. Beauty in Loneliness -- After All

57. A Foggy Night and Morning -- Conclusion