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My Lady Ludlow

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

This novella by the acclaimed Elizabeth Gaskell follows the reminiscences and life of aristocratic Lady Ludlow, told through the eyes of one of her charges, the young Margaret Dawson. Lady Ludlow epitomizes the unwillingness of the old English gentry to accept the progression of social reform and technology, such as education for the poor and religious leniency. She reminisces about her friends in the French revolution and tries to protect and guide the numerous young ladies she has taken under her care. [Summary by Rosie]

This novella by the acclaimed Elizabeth Gaskell follows the reminiscences and life of aristocratic Lady Ludlow, told through the eyes of one of her charges, the young Margaret Dawson. Lady Ludlow epitomizes the unwillingness of the old English gentry to accept the progression of social reform and technology, such as education for the poor and religious leniency. She reminisces about her friends in the French revolution and tries to protect and guide the numerous young ladies she has taken under her care. [Summary by Rosie]
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This novella by the acclaimed Elizabeth Gaskell follows the reminiscences and life of aristocratic Lady Ludlow, told through the eyes of one of her charges, the young Margaret Dawson. Lady Ludlow epitomizes the unwillingness of the old English gentry to accept the progression of social reform and technology, such as education for the poor and religious leniency. She reminisces about her friends in the French revolution and tries to protect and guide the numerous young ladies she has taken under her care. [Summary by Rosie]

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

7h 11m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

32:36


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

28:53


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

23:21


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

28:58


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

31:58


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

36:24


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

34:54


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

29:41


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

26:39


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

26:26


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

29:26


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

37:17


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

30:22


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

34:55