The Thomas Hardy Resource Library

Click above to see a collection of Hardyan images. There are pictures of Hardy from various stages of his life. They include photographs, paintings, and etchings. There are also pictures of locations from Hardy's works and scenes from novels.

Click above to hear a small collection of Hardy-related sounds. They range from snippets of poetry to edited clips of Monty Python's Hardy sketch, "Novel Writing in Wessex."

Click above for a series of links exploring the film adaptations made of Hardy's works. Though Hardy was never particularly fond of film as an artform, many directors and screenwriters feel an afinity for Hardy and find his works "cinema tic."

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