Dale Kramer
1670 Kona Street, Dept English,
                      Oregon, 97403                                                             

Phone: (541) 344-2835




1963: Case Western Reserve University, Ph.D                        

1960: Case Western Reserve University,  M.A

1958: South Dakota State University,  B.S

Major Works:
1999: “Hardy and Readers: Jude the Obscure,". Cambridge Companion to Thomas Hardy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press)164-82.
1975: Thomas Hardy: The Forms of Tragedy.  London: Macmillan; Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1975


University of Oregon
Courtesy Professor of English : 1997 -





Dale Kramer, Courtesy Professor of English, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon.  
Emeritus Professor of English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois.




Editor, Critical Approaches to the Fiction of Thomas Hardy.  London: Macmillan; New York: Barnes & Noble, 1979. 


Critical Edition (with apparatus) of Thomas Hardy's The Woodlanders.  Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1981. World’s Classics Edition, 1985.


Critical Edition of Thomas Hardy's The Mayor of Casterbridge.  World’s Classics Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1987.


Hardy: Tess of the d'Urbervilles. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991.  


Editor, The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Hardy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999.





"The Accidentals Revisions in Thomas Hardy's Wessex Edition."  Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, 71 (1977), 515-27.


"Editing Hardy's Novels."  Thomas Hardy Annual No. 5.  Edited by Norman Page.  London: Macmillan, 1987.  Pp. 22-37.


"Art, Craft, and Sleuths in the Cambridge Edition of Joseph Conrad".  Review-essay of The Secret Agent,         ed. S.W. Reid and Bruce Harkness.  (The first volume of the Cambridge Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad.)  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990.  Conradiana, 23 (1991), 235-48. 


"The Compositor as Copy-Text." Review-essay of George Eliot's Romola, ed. Andrew Brown (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993). In TEXT: Transactions of the Society for Textual Scholarship, ed. D. C. Greetham and W. Speed Hill. Volume 8. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996. Pp. 369-88.


“The Woodlanders: The Conflicting Visions of Phil Agland and Thomas Hardy.” In Thomas Hardy on Screen, edited by T. R. Wright. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Pp. 140-52.

Return to The Thomas Hardy Association Front Page