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Kept in the Dark

Anthony Trollope

Kept in the Dark is a novel by the 19th century English novelist Anthony Trollope. It was published in eight monthly installments in 1882, and also in book form in the same year. Cecilia Holt ends her engagement to Sir Francis Geraldine because of his indifference to her; she goes abroad and meets Mr George Western, who has been jilted by a beautiful girl. They marry but she does not tell him she has been previously engaged, although he has told her his story. When Western is informed of the previous engagement by Sir Francis, Western leaves his wife and goes abroad; she returns to Exeter to live with her mother. Her sister-in-law in the end effects a reconciliation. There is a comic sub-plot, involving one of Cecilia's friends who attempts to marry Sir Francis. (Summary by Michele Eaton) This project was proof listened by Michele Eaton and Stav Nisser.

Kept in the Dark is a novel by the 19th century English novelist Anthony Trollope. It was published in eight monthly installments in 1882, and also in book form in the same year. Cecilia Holt ends her engagement to Sir Francis Geraldine because of his indifference to her; she goes abroad and meets Mr George Western, who has been jilted by a beautiful girl. They marry but she does not tell him she has been previously engaged, although he has told her his story. When Western is informed of the previous engagement by Sir Francis, Western leaves his wife and goes abroad; she returns to Exeter to live with her mother. Her sister-in-law in the end effects a reconciliation. There is a comic sub-plot, involving one of Cecilia's friends who attempts to marry Sir Francis. (Summary by Michele Eaton) This project was proof listened by Michele Eaton and Stav Nisser.
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Genres:

Romance

Description:

Kept in the Dark is a novel by the 19th century English novelist Anthony Trollope. It was published in eight monthly installments in 1882, and also in book form in the same year. Cecilia Holt ends her engagement to Sir Francis Geraldine because of his indifference to her; she goes abroad and meets Mr George Western, who has been jilted by a beautiful girl. They marry but she does not tell him she has been previously engaged, although he has told her his story. When Western is informed of the previous engagement by Sir Francis, Western leaves his wife and goes abroad; she returns to Exeter to live with her mother. Her sister-in-law in the end effects a reconciliation. There is a comic sub-plot, involving one of Cecilia's friends who attempts to marry Sir Francis. (Summary by Michele Eaton) This project was proof listened by Michele Eaton and Stav Nisser.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

7h 39m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

20:05


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

19:28


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

17:55


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

20:17


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

19:37


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

17:54


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

22:14


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

21:14


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

15:37


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

23:02


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

25:53


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

14:38


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

23:35


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

22:43


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

21:31


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

16:32


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

14:48


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

15:38


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

14:20


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

17:46


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

14:52


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

19:21


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

21:59


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

18:18