Far from the Madding Crowd
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $16.99|
| Book Description: |
Gabriel Oak is living on borrowed time and borrowed funds - the young shepherd has taken a loan to lease a farm. He falls in love with a Bathsheba Everdene, a beauty eight years younger than him, but she refuses is proposal, preferring her independence.
Eventually, Gabriel is financially ruined when an inexperienced sheep dog drives his flock over a cliff. While penniless and looking for work in Shottsford, he comes upon a fire and helps douse the flames. The owner of the property...