Restoring Wheat Quotes in The Mayor of Casterbridge
The The Mayor of Casterbridge quotes below all refer to the symbol of Restoring Wheat. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Penguin Classics edition of The Mayor of Casterbridge published in 2003.).
Chapter 5 Quotes
"If anybody will tell me how to turn grown wheat into wholesome wheat I'll take it back with pleasure. But it can't be done."
Related Characters: Michael Henchard (speaker)
Related Symbols: Restoring Wheat
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Restoring Wheat Symbol Timeline in The Mayor of Casterbridge
The timeline below shows where the symbol Restoring Wheat appears in The Mayor of Casterbridge. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...be willing to prove the contents of the note: that he has a method for restoring poor wheat to quality. Farfrae willingly demonstrates the technique with a few grains he has on hand.... (full context)