Thomas Gradgrind is a cold and industrious man obsessed with facts, statistics and practicality. He raises his oldest children, Louisa and Tom, according to this philosophy, never allowing them to engage in what he considers to be fanciful pursuits. But when Louisa is forced into a loveless marriage to the much older, she and Tom must risk anger.
- Publication Date:
- 24 / 12 / 2014