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BUtterfield 8

John O'Hara

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Description:

The bestselling novel that became an Oscar-winning film starring Elizabeth Taylor about New York's speakeasy generation A masterpiece of American fiction and a bestseller upon its publication in 1935, BUtterfield 8 lays bare with brash honesty the unspoken and often shocking truths that lurked beneath the surface of a society still reeling from the effects of the Great Depression. One Sunday morning, Gloria wakes up in a stranger's apartment with nothing but a torn evening dress, stockings, and panties. When she steals a fur coat from the wardrobe to wear home, she unleashes a series of events that can only end in tragedy. Inspired by true events, this novel caused a sensation on its publication for its frank depiction of the relationship between a wild and beautiful young woman and a respectable, married man.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Gretchen Mol

Length:

8h 7m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

34:00


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

58:17


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

45:55


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

42:46


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

48:37


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

56:13


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

25:23


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

36:21


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

28:09


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

47:18


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

38:44


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:08


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

17:31


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

02:10


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:48