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Daniel Deronda

George Eliot

Penguin Classics presents George Eliot's Daniel Deronda, adapted for audio and available as a digital download as part of the Penguin English Library series. Read by the actress Eleanor Bron. 'What can I do? ... I must get up in the morning and do what every one else does. It is all like a dance set beforehand. I seem to see all that can be - and I am tired and sick of it. And the world is all confusion to me' George Eliot's last, most controversial novel opens as the spoiled Gwendolen Harleth, poised at a roulette table about to throw away a small fortune, captivates Daniel Deronda. As their lives become intertwined, they are also transformed by suffering, misfortune, revelations and Daniel's fascination with the Jewish singer Mirah. Daniel Deronda shocked Victorian readers with its portrayal of the Jewish experience in British society, and remains a moving and epic portrayal of human passions. Part of a series of vintage recordings taken from the Penguin Archives. Affordable, collectable, quality productions - perfect for on-the-go listening.

Penguin Classics presents George Eliot's Daniel Deronda, adapted for audio and available as a digital download as part of the Penguin English Library series. Read by the actress Eleanor Bron. 'What can I do? ... I must get up in the morning and do what every one else does. It is all like a dance set beforehand. I seem to see all that can be - and I am tired and sick of it. And the world is all confusion to me' George Eliot's last, most controversial novel opens as the spoiled Gwendolen Harleth, poised at a roulette table about to throw away a small fortune, captivates Daniel Deronda. As their lives become intertwined, they are also transformed by suffering, misfortune, revelations and Daniel's fascination with the Jewish singer Mirah. Daniel Deronda shocked Victorian readers with its portrayal of the Jewish experience in British society, and remains a moving and epic portrayal of human passions. Part of a series of vintage recordings taken from the Penguin Archives. Affordable, collectable, quality productions - perfect for on-the-go listening.
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Classics

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Penguin Classics presents George Eliot's Daniel Deronda, adapted for audio and available as a digital download as part of the Penguin English Library series. Read by the actress Eleanor Bron. 'What can I do? ... I must get up in the morning and do what every one else does. It is all like a dance set beforehand. I seem to see all that can be - and I am tired and sick of it. And the world is all confusion to me' George Eliot's last, most controversial novel opens as the spoiled Gwendolen Harleth, poised at a roulette table about to throw away a small fortune, captivates Daniel Deronda. As their lives become intertwined, they are also transformed by suffering, misfortune, revelations and Daniel's fascination with the Jewish singer Mirah. Daniel Deronda shocked Victorian readers with its portrayal of the Jewish experience in British society, and remains a moving and epic portrayal of human passions. Part of a series of vintage recordings taken from the Penguin Archives. Affordable, collectable, quality productions - perfect for on-the-go listening.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Eleanor Bron

Length:

5h 35m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:16


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

10:44


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

14:29


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

10:22


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

11:10


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:08


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

12:52


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:43


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:27


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:05


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

13:09


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

08:57


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

15:11


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:26


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:11


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:06


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

08:00


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:28


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

12:05


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

10:46


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

11:26


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

08:43


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

16:52


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:45


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

11:46


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

05:26


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

11:02


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

06:34


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

10:32


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:33


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

12:26


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

12:37


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

09:29


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

07:50