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The Black Robe

Wilkie Collins

The church has lost out on a valuable piece of land through wars and transfers. Father Benwell is determined to reclaim that property by the conversion of the owner, Lewis Romayne. Enter beautiful Stella, who captures the heart of Romayne. Should Stella capture the love and devotion of Romayne, Father Benwell's scheme would fail, and that is something that he can not allow. Complicating things is the fact that both Romayne and Stella are hiding their own terrible secrets. The Black Robe is an 1881 epistolary novel by famed English writer, Wilkie Collins. The book centers around the misadventures of Lewis Romayne, and is also noted for a perceived anti-Catholic bias (Summary by Mike Zane and Wikipedia)

The church has lost out on a valuable piece of land through wars and transfers. Father Benwell is determined to reclaim that property by the conversion of the owner, Lewis Romayne. Enter beautiful Stella, who captures the heart of Romayne. Should Stella capture the love and devotion of Romayne, Father Benwell's scheme would fail, and that is something that he can not allow. Complicating things is the fact that both Romayne and Stella are hiding their own terrible secrets. The Black Robe is an 1881 epistolary novel by famed English writer, Wilkie Collins. The book centers around the misadventures of Lewis Romayne, and is also noted for a perceived anti-Catholic bias (Summary by Mike Zane and Wikipedia)
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The church has lost out on a valuable piece of land through wars and transfers. Father Benwell is determined to reclaim that property by the conversion of the owner, Lewis Romayne. Enter beautiful Stella, who captures the heart of Romayne. Should Stella capture the love and devotion of Romayne, Father Benwell's scheme would fail, and that is something that he can not allow. Complicating things is the fact that both Romayne and Stella are hiding their own terrible secrets. The Black Robe is an 1881 epistolary novel by famed English writer, Wilkie Collins. The book centers around the misadventures of Lewis Romayne, and is also noted for a perceived anti-Catholic bias (Summary by Mike Zane and Wikipedia)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

12h 20m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

42:33


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

29:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

18:22


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

14:13


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

17:19


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

10:16


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

15:24


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

16:27


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

11:48


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

19:31


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:07


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

15:57


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

12:21


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

27:25


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

03:05


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:20


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

17:29


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:48


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

19:29


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

07:21


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

17:09


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

15:03


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

19:34


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

24:40


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

28:10


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

09:02


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

22:19


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

18:11


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

12:02


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

04:43


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

13:27


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

18:07


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

01:40


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

14:11


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

08:22


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

18:49


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

15:21


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

03:58


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

40:09


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

47:38


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

31:26


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

25:49