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A Tale of Two Cities

Charles Dickens

One of Dickens' most famous novels, this classic is set amid the turbulent times of the French Revolution. The main theme is the rescue of young Charles Darney, a French aristocrat sentenced to the guillotine by the citizens of the revolution. Out of the gloomy pall of the guillotine dungeons comes one of literature's greatest heroes, Sidney Carton, the rescuer of Darney. Who can ever forget Carton's most famous statement: It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.

One of Dickens' most famous novels, this classic is set amid the turbulent times of the French Revolution. The main theme is the rescue of young Charles Darney, a French aristocrat sentenced to the guillotine by the citizens of the revolution. Out of the gloomy pall of the guillotine dungeons comes one of literature's greatest heroes, Sidney Carton, the rescuer of Darney. Who can ever forget Carton's most famous statement: It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.
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Genres:

Classics

Description:

One of Dickens' most famous novels, this classic is set amid the turbulent times of the French Revolution. The main theme is the rescue of young Charles Darney, a French aristocrat sentenced to the guillotine by the citizens of the revolution. Out of the gloomy pall of the guillotine dungeons comes one of literature's greatest heroes, Sidney Carton, the rescuer of Darney. Who can ever forget Carton's most famous statement: It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Jack Sondericker

Length:

15h 54m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:11


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

07:51


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:01


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

11:46


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

30:36


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

29:13


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

28:53


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

16:22


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

15:56


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

33:20


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:51


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

15:35


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

30:59


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

22:30


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

14:12


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

29:13


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

20:40


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

10:24


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

19:28


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

14:42


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

26:39


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

32:20


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

29:34


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

14:40


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

17:02


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

21:39


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

10:02


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

28:19


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

14:02


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

17:48


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

29:34


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

28:16


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

17:05


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

12:26


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

14:01


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

16:11


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

16:09


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

13:13


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

32:48


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

32:00


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

40:00


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

10:28


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

22:13


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

29:45


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

30:05


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

16:15