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The Reef

Edith Wharton

George Darrow, Anna Leath’s first love, is finally coming from London to propose to her. However, he drifts to an affair with Sophy Viner, Anna’s daughter’s naïve and young governess. Sophy’s relationship with Darrow and Anna’s family can threaten his success. In this novel, as in many of Wharton’s other well known novels, we see the eternal love triangle. With her sly and lovely writing style, Wharton delivers to us in this wonderful novel a cast of unforgettable characters and many unforgettable scenes which we can vividly imagine. What would Darrow choose: success or love? Would Anna marry him despite his affair with Sophy? (Summary by Stav Nisser.)

George Darrow, Anna Leath’s first love, is finally coming from London to propose to her. However, he drifts to an affair with Sophy Viner, Anna’s daughter’s naïve and young governess. Sophy’s relationship with Darrow and Anna’s family can threaten his success. In this novel, as in many of Wharton’s other well known novels, we see the eternal love triangle. With her sly and lovely writing style, Wharton delivers to us in this wonderful novel a cast of unforgettable characters and many unforgettable scenes which we can vividly imagine. What would Darrow choose: success or love? Would Anna marry him despite his affair with Sophy? (Summary by Stav Nisser.)
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Genres:

Romance

Description:

George Darrow, Anna Leath’s first love, is finally coming from London to propose to her. However, he drifts to an affair with Sophy Viner, Anna’s daughter’s naïve and young governess. Sophy’s relationship with Darrow and Anna’s family can threaten his success. In this novel, as in many of Wharton’s other well known novels, we see the eternal love triangle. With her sly and lovely writing style, Wharton delivers to us in this wonderful novel a cast of unforgettable characters and many unforgettable scenes which we can vividly imagine. What would Darrow choose: success or love? Would Anna marry him despite his affair with Sophy? (Summary by Stav Nisser.)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

9h 33m


Chapters

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01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

18:58


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

11:37


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

13:41


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

23:14


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

17:09


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

11:51


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:30


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

09:30


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

22:23


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

14:08


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

14:50


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

12:34


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

11:53


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

12:42


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

16:40


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

12:02


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

19:56


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

15:35


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

19:20


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

15:18


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

19:49


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

17:32


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

17:29


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

14:41


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

12:33


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

19:07


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

17:10


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

21:14


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

15:46


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

10:26


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:49


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

11:42


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

12:26


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

12:00


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

08:11


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

08:51


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

12:21


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

14:42


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

14:00