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The Good Soldier

Ford Madox Ford

With an Introduction by Sara Haslam. The Good Soldier is a masterpiece of twentieth-century fiction, an inspiration for many later, distinguished writers, including Graham Greene. Set before the First World War, it tells the tale of two wealthy and sophisticated couples, one English, one American, as they travel, socialise, and take the waters in the spa towns of Europe. They are playing the game in style. That game has begun to unravel, however, and with compelling attention to the comic, as well as the tragic, results the American narrator reveals his growing awareness of the sexual intrigues and emotional betrayals that lie behind its fascade.

With an Introduction by Sara Haslam. The Good Soldier is a masterpiece of twentieth-century fiction, an inspiration for many later, distinguished writers, including Graham Greene. Set before the First World War, it tells the tale of two wealthy and sophisticated couples, one English, one American, as they travel, socialise, and take the waters in the spa towns of Europe. They are playing the game in style. That game has begun to unravel, however, and with compelling attention to the comic, as well as the tragic, results the American narrator reveals his growing awareness of the sexual intrigues and emotional betrayals that lie behind its fascade.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

With an Introduction by Sara Haslam. The Good Soldier is a masterpiece of twentieth-century fiction, an inspiration for many later, distinguished writers, including Graham Greene. Set before the First World War, it tells the tale of two wealthy and sophisticated couples, one English, one American, as they travel, socialise, and take the waters in the spa towns of Europe. They are playing the game in style. That game has begun to unravel, however, and with compelling attention to the comic, as well as the tragic, results the American narrator reveals his growing awareness of the sexual intrigues and emotional betrayals that lie behind its fascade.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Frank Muller

Length:

6h 52m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:09


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

16:31


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:51


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

23:38


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

20:15


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

34:28


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

14:02


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

34:28


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:56


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

32:42


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

18:36


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

27:20


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

22:01


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

26:28


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

19:36


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

30:51


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

18:35


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:41


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

18:07


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

22:44


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:13