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The Remains of the Day

Kazuo Ishiguro

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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The Remains of the Day is a profoundly compelling portrait of the perfect English butler and of his fading, insular world in post-war England. At the end of his three decades of service at Darlington Hall, Stevens embarks on a country drive, during which he looks back over his career to reassure himself that he has served humanity by serving "a great gentleman." But lurking in his memory are doubts about the true nature of Lord Darlington's "greatness" and graver doubts about his own faith in the man he served.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Simon Prebble

Length:

8h 8m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

38:55


Part 1
Part 1

49:59


Part 2, Chapter 1
Part 2, Chapter 1

02:19:14


Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 2

29:59


Part 3, Chapter 1
Part 3, Chapter 1

27:31


Part 3, Chapter 2
Part 3, Chapter 2

02:01:39


Part 4
Part 4

47:01


Part 6, Chapter 1
Part 6, Chapter 1

33:31


Part 6, Chapter 2
Part 6, Chapter 2

00:23