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FELIX HOLT

by | Read by Nadia May

Classics • 19.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1866

George Eliot's work places great importance on setting. In this substantial novel, much background is provided to make the nineteenth-century love triangle come alive. Narrator Nadia May fills the listener in with brisk, breathless cadences, breezing through the lengthy descriptions like a lovable neighborhood gossip. Her crisp accent, pauses between sentences, and mastery of tone help the listener understand the predicament of Esther Lyon, a young woman faced with the choice of two men: Harold Transome and the title character. As she reads the text, May seems to be enjoying it herself, which enables the listener to do the same. L.B.F. © AudioFile 2001, Portland, Maine [Published: FEB/MAR 01]

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Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2000

CS ISBN $85.95 • Thirteen cassettes

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