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The Return of the Native

by Thomas Hardy

The Return of the Native eText - Footnotes

Footnotes

[1] The inn which really bore this sign and legend stood some miles to the northwest of the present scene, wherein the house more immediately referred to is now no longer an inn; and the surroundings are much changed. But another inn, some of whose features are also embodied in this description, the RED LION at Winfrith, still remains as a haven for the wayfarer (1912).

[2] Written in 1877.