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Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Tess of the D'Urbervilles


by Thomas Hardy

Tess of the D'Urbervilles: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. History determines -> Your future
2. Many characters, like Jack Durbeyfield, want to live -> In the past
3. Who idealizes Tess, and thinks of her as a kind of "every woman"? -> Angel
4. Women are more in touch with what than men? -> Nature
5. Nineteenth century England was characterized by a huge growth in the population in cities, and a movement away from what? -> Industry