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December 17

birth of John Greenleaf Whittier (1807)

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From what poem did Thomas Hardy take the title of his novel Far from the Madding Crowd ?

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"Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard," by Thomas Gray. ("Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, / Their sober wishes never learned to               stray . . .")

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