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The Mayor of Casterbridge written by Thomas Hardy performed by Nigel Anthony on Audio CD (Abridged)

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In a fit of drunken anger, Michael Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter for five guineas at a country fair. Over the course of the following years, he manages to establish himself as a respected and prosperous pillar of the community of Casterbridge, but behind his success there always lurk the shameful secret of his past and a personality prone to self-destructive pride and temper.

Balthazar written by Lawrence Durrell performed by Nigel Anthony on Audio CD (Abridged)

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ISBN:  9789626340462
Genre - Main:  Fiction
Genre - Specific:  Modern
Duration:  236 mins
Length:  Abridged
Author:  Lawrence Durrell
Performer 1:  Nigel Anthony
Rarity:  Extremely Rare

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