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The Tête Noire

Charles Allston Collins

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Description:

Charles Allston Collins (1828-1873) was the younger brother of the novelist Wilkie Collins, and was married to Charles Dickens's daughter Kate. He is well known both as a painter and a novelist. In The Tête Noire, he describes a racy tale of a commercial traveller and his dog who stayed at a most disreputable French coaching inn, whose landlord would appear to be a cunning criminal, and his young daughter just as wicked.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Cathy Dobson

Length:

43m


Chapters

Free Sample

02:05

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

22:46


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

20:36