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Dombey and Son

Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens the author of Dombey and Son, originally wrote the book in installments which were published from October 1846 to April 1848 under the title Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son: Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation. The story centers around Paul Dombey, the stern owner of the Firm. He is totally immersed in having his newly born son continue the business, and entirely neglects his daughter Florence. Tragedy occurs, and Florence’s plight worsens. As the years go by, Mr. Dombey sees to it that the man she loves, his employee, is sent far away. Mr Dombey remarries, but his marriage is eventually destroyed, his fortune gone, he becomes destitute. Finally he accepts help from his daughter, and life changes for him. Many wonderful characters interweave the tale, as in all Dickens literary masterpieces. (Summary by Mil Nicholson)

Charles Dickens the author of Dombey and Son, originally wrote the book in installments which were published from October 1846 to April 1848 under the title Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son: Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation. The story centers around Paul Dombey, the stern owner of the Firm. He is totally immersed in having his newly born son continue the business, and entirely neglects his daughter Florence. Tragedy occurs, and Florence’s plight worsens. As the years go by, Mr. Dombey sees to it that the man she loves, his employee, is sent far away. Mr Dombey remarries, but his marriage is eventually destroyed, his fortune gone, he becomes destitute. Finally he accepts help from his daughter, and life changes for him. Many wonderful characters interweave the tale, as in all Dickens literary masterpieces. (Summary by Mil Nicholson)
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Charles Dickens the author of Dombey and Son, originally wrote the book in installments which were published from October 1846 to April 1848 under the title Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son: Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation. The story centers around Paul Dombey, the stern owner of the Firm. He is totally immersed in having his newly born son continue the business, and entirely neglects his daughter Florence. Tragedy occurs, and Florence’s plight worsens. As the years go by, Mr. Dombey sees to it that the man she loves, his employee, is sent far away. Mr Dombey remarries, but his marriage is eventually destroyed, his fortune gone, he becomes destitute. Finally he accepts help from his daughter, and life changes for him. Many wonderful characters interweave the tale, as in all Dickens literary masterpieces. (Summary by Mil Nicholson)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

40h 23m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

03:58


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

34:24


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

34:22


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

31:43


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

36:02


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

51:18


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

55:39


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

15:31


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

59:53


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

36:20


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

35:57


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

40:02


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

50:16


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

36:47


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:03:24


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

39:01


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:52


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

32:00


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

49:08


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

36:15


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

40:04


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

29:32


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

52:08


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

59:36


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

31:23


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

25:39


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

44:38


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

47:32


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

28:14


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

32:27


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

41:27


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

46:25


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

49:26


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

37:15


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

33:58


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

34:13


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

34:21


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

32:16


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

27:09


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

46:51


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

47:37


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

30:46


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

45:51


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

25:02


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

27:32


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

27:20


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

36:45


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

01:00:07


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

33:06


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

49:54


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

49:57


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

24:54


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

43:47


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

45:44


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

32:16


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

33:51


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

01:03:59


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

22:01


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

44:09


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

54:11


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

35:56


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

37:50


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

18:02