The Return of the Native
Points to look out for in Books 3 and 4
Find evidence for these subject areas, keeping an eye open for narrative devices such as contrast and recurring elements (e.g. images, ideas, phrases)
Clym’s beliefs & views
Rustic response to Clym
Clym & the heath – analysis
Clym’s views of Paris- analysis
The reactions to Eustacia’s treatment in church
The nature of Clym’s and his mother’s love
The significance of Paris – analysis
Clym on the heath – analysis
The setting and use of pathetic fallacy
The natures of Wildeve and Thomasin
Find two key points
Evidence of the ‘incongruity between the men’s deeds and environment’
Pathetic fallacy and imagery
Fate and reality
Effects of change of status
Clym at one with the heath
Change in the relationship
Significance of the gipsying
Effects of dancing, moonlight, secrecy
Clym on heath
Mrs Y’s feelings
Eustacia’s thoughts on Wildeve
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