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The Reluctant Widow written by Georgette Heyer performed by Cornelius Garrett on CD (Unabridged)

The Reluctant Widow written by Georgette Heyer performed by Cornelius Garrett on CD (Unabridged)£44.99

Penniless Elinor is rather surprised at the carriage that meets her from the stage, and more so at the decayed grandeur of the house to which she's transported. Realising that there has been a case of mistaken identity she agrees to an audacious plan.

Candide written by Voltaire performed by Andrew Sachs on CD (Unabridged)

Candide written by Voltaire performed by Andrew Sachs on CD (Unabridged)
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ISBN:  9781904605942
Genre - Main:  Fiction
Genre - Specific:  Classic World
Duration:  210 mins
Length:  Unabridged
Author:  Voltaire
Narrator 1:  Andrew Sachs

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A Genius Performance by Andrew Sachs!

Candide and his tutor Pangloss journey the earth, following the philosophy: All is for the best in this, the best of all possible worlds - A point made by Liebnitz and earlier by Aquinas. This adage, however, is disproved at many turns, with the characters encountering opposition to their outlook. The initially naive Candide realises some of the dark truths of the eighteenth-century world, but could there be any light at the end of the tunnel?

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