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Middlemarch

George Eliot

Dorothea Brooke is an ardent idealist who represses her vivacity and intelligence for the cold, theological pedant Casaubon. One man understands her true nature: the artist Will Ladislaw. But how can love triumph against her sense of duty and Casaubon’s mean spirit? Meanwhile, in the little world of Middlemarch, the broader world is mirrored: the world of politics, social change, reforms; betrayal, greed, blackmail, ambition and disappointment. Dorothea Brooke is an outstanding heroine; Middlemarch is filled with characters that are vivid and true, comic and moving. It is one of the greatest novels in the English language.

Dorothea Brooke is an ardent idealist who represses her vivacity and intelligence for the cold, theological pedant Casaubon. One man understands her true nature: the artist Will Ladislaw. But how can love triumph against her sense of duty and Casaubon’s mean spirit? Meanwhile, in the little world of Middlemarch, the broader world is mirrored: the world of politics, social change, reforms; betrayal, greed, blackmail, ambition and disappointment. Dorothea Brooke is an outstanding heroine; Middlemarch is filled with characters that are vivid and true, comic and moving. It is one of the greatest novels in the English language.
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Dorothea Brooke is an ardent idealist who represses her vivacity and intelligence for the cold, theological pedant Casaubon. One man understands her true nature: the artist Will Ladislaw. But how can love triumph against her sense of duty and Casaubon’s mean spirit? Meanwhile, in the little world of Middlemarch, the broader world is mirrored: the world of politics, social change, reforms; betrayal, greed, blackmail, ambition and disappointment. Dorothea Brooke is an outstanding heroine; Middlemarch is filled with characters that are vivid and true, comic and moving. It is one of the greatest novels in the English language.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Juliet Stevenson

Length:

35h 41m


Chapters

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Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:51


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:59


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:19


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:09


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:06


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:35


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:40


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:39


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:03


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:58


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:47


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

03:38


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:19


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:20


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:17


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:33


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:03


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:26


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:42


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

06:55


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:40


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:38


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

03:35


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:29


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:14


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:22


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:44


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

05:08


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:24


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:37


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

05:30


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

03:41


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:25


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

06:36


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

07:47


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

07:12


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:30


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:54


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:33


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

05:02


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

06:55


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

06:54


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:23


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:27


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

06:27


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

06:45


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

04:37


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

06:40


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

05:05


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

06:52


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

06:41


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

06:12


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

06:18


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:36


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

04:41


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

05:10


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

05:01


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

05:49


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

04:55


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

06:40


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

05:50


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:58


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

05:39


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

04:38


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

06:25


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

05:03


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

05:49


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

04:25


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

05:54


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

04:10


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

05:51


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

06:57


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

07:31


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

07:37


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

06:47


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

07:01


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

07:21


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

07:36


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

06:37


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

03:32


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

06:03


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

05:47


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

07:07


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

04:59


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

05:50


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

05:39


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

05:40


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

04:57


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

06:33


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

04:22


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

04:00


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

07:15


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

06:00


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

07:37


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

05:59


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

06:34


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

05:53


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

05:40


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

06:09


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

06:40


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

06:06


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

06:25


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

06:23


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

05:00


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

06:36


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

03:10


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

06:04


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

07:18


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

07:06


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

06:38


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

05:41


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

05:54


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

06:18


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

05:55


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

05:53


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

06:09


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

06:31


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

04:36


Chapter 119
Chapter 119

05:37


Chapter 120
Chapter 120

05:06


Chapter 121
Chapter 121

04:25


Chapter 122
Chapter 122

03:51


Chapter 123
Chapter 123

07:11


Chapter 124
Chapter 124

06:10


Chapter 125
Chapter 125

07:00


Chapter 126
Chapter 126

05:26


Chapter 127
Chapter 127

05:56


Chapter 128
Chapter 128

05:56


Chapter 129
Chapter 129

06:04


Chapter 130
Chapter 130

04:51


Chapter 131
Chapter 131

04:48


Chapter 132
Chapter 132

04:34


Chapter 133
Chapter 133

05:19


Chapter 134
Chapter 134

05:00


Chapter 135
Chapter 135

05:27


Chapter 136
Chapter 136

05:03


Chapter 137
Chapter 137

05:12


Chapter 138
Chapter 138

04:39


Chapter 139
Chapter 139

05:02


Chapter 140
Chapter 140

04:10


Chapter 141
Chapter 141

04:54


Chapter 142
Chapter 142

06:17


Chapter 143
Chapter 143

04:13


Chapter 144
Chapter 144

05:02


Chapter 145
Chapter 145

05:04


Chapter 146
Chapter 146

05:42


Chapter 147
Chapter 147

03:58


Chapter 148
Chapter 148

06:17


Chapter 149
Chapter 149

04:55


Chapter 150
Chapter 150

04:35


Chapter 151
Chapter 151

05:24


Chapter 152
Chapter 152

05:06


Chapter 153
Chapter 153

06:02


Chapter 154
Chapter 154

07:01


Chapter 155
Chapter 155

05:58


Chapter 156
Chapter 156

05:45


Chapter 157
Chapter 157

05:25


Chapter 158
Chapter 158

05:40


Chapter 159
Chapter 159

03:40


Chapter 160
Chapter 160

05:13


Chapter 161
Chapter 161

05:31


Chapter 162
Chapter 162

03:56


Chapter 163
Chapter 163

04:42


Chapter 164
Chapter 164

06:04


Chapter 165
Chapter 165

06:23


Chapter 166
Chapter 166

06:33


Chapter 167
Chapter 167

05:27


Chapter 168
Chapter 168

06:13


Chapter 169
Chapter 169

05:33


Chapter 170
Chapter 170

06:53


Chapter 171
Chapter 171

07:15


Chapter 172
Chapter 172

07:08


Chapter 173
Chapter 173

05:18


Chapter 174
Chapter 174

06:34


Chapter 175
Chapter 175

07:11


Chapter 176
Chapter 176

05:46


Chapter 177
Chapter 177

06:10


Chapter 178
Chapter 178

06:56


Chapter 179
Chapter 179

06:57


Chapter 180
Chapter 180

06:32


Chapter 181
Chapter 181

06:59


Chapter 182
Chapter 182

07:46


Chapter 183
Chapter 183

07:25


Chapter 184
Chapter 184

06:12


Chapter 185
Chapter 185

06:04


Chapter 186
Chapter 186

06:51


Chapter 187
Chapter 187

04:25


Chapter 188
Chapter 188

06:53


Chapter 189
Chapter 189

07:45


Chapter 190
Chapter 190

05:23


Chapter 191
Chapter 191

06:20


Chapter 192
Chapter 192

06:27


Chapter 193
Chapter 193

07:59


Chapter 194
Chapter 194

06:21


Chapter 195
Chapter 195

06:10


Chapter 196
Chapter 196

06:14


Chapter 197
Chapter 197

06:28


Chapter 198
Chapter 198

06:58


Chapter 199
Chapter 199

04:34

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