Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Title
Tess of the D'Urbervilles

ISBN
9781419878602

Uniform Title
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (Television program : 2008)

Publication Information
[United States] : British Broadcasting Corp. : 2 Entertain, [2009]

Physical Description
2 videodiscs (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format ; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (16:9, enhanced); Dolby digital stereo.
 
Based on the novel by Thomas Hardy.
 
Originally broadcast in 2008 as a TV miniseries on the BBC.
 
Special features: making-of featurette (disc 2).

Contents
Disc one: Episodes 1-2 -- Disc two: Episodes 3-4.

Abstract
When the beautiful and innocent Tess Durbeyfield is driven by family poverty to claim kinship with the wealthy D'Urbervilles and seek a portion of their family fortune, meeting the manipulative Alec proves to be her downfall.

Reading Level
Not rated.

Subject
Young women -- England -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Poor families -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Social classes -- England -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Women murderers -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Television mini-series -- Video recordings.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
 
DVD videodiscs.

Geographic Term
England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Wessex (England) -- Drama -- Video recordings.

Added Author
Blair, David.
 
Snodin, David.
 
Nicholls, David, 1966-
 
Harwood, Kate.
 
Arterton, Gemma.
 
Redmayne, Eddie, 1982-
 
Matheson, Hans, 1975-
 
Jones, Ruth, 1966-
 
Sumpter, Donald, 1943-
 
Fairbank, Christopher.
 
Massey, Anna.
 
Whittaker, Jodie, 1982-
 
Staton, Rebekah.
 
Cranham, Kenneth, 1944-
 
Lane, Rob, composer.
 
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.

Added Corporate Author
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
 
WGBH Video (Firm)
 
2 Entertain (Firm)
 
BBC Video (Firm)


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