Classic Women's Short Stories (unabridged)

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Katherine Mansfield, Kate Chopin & Virginia Woolf

Classic Women's Short Stories

The Garden Party | Daughters of the Late Colonel | Lilacs | Ma’ame Pelagie | A Mark on the Wall

Read by Carole Boyd, Liza Ross & Teresa Gallagher

unabridged

Five stories from influential women writers of the nineteenth century and the first decades of the twentieth century. New Zealand-born Katherine Mansfield settled in England where she wrote a series of short stories that are widely recognised as among the finest of the twentieth century for their economy, clarity, sensitivity and effect. ‘The Garden Party’ is one of her most famous, while ‘Daughters of the Late Colonel’ shows a wonderful sense of wit. Kate Chopin, writing in the last years of the nineteenth century, broke new ground with her daring view of women as individuals with human needs. ‘Lilacs’ and ‘Ma’ame Pelagie’ are sympathetic portraits of women with differing dilemmas. Woolf’s ‘A Mark on the Wall’ shows, in short story form, the turmoil within the stillness which became such a mark of her later novels.

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    Running Time: 2 h 41 m

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    ISBN:978-962-634-238-1
    Digital ISBN:978-962-954-476-8
    Cat. no.:NA223812
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    Download size:39 MB
    BISAC:LCO019000
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  • The Garden Party
  • The Daughters of the Late Colonel
  • Lilacs
  • Ma’ame Pelagie
  • The Mark on the Wall

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