Classic Short Stories: v. 1

Classic Short Stories: v. 1

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This boxed set of audiocassettes contains the first volume of contributions from various authors and various kinds of stories, such as love, Kipling, ghosts, mystery, Buchan and science fiction. The stories are read by several different readers.show more

Product details

  • Audio cassette
  • Canongate Books Ltd
  • CSA Word
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 1873859996
  • 9781873859995

Table of contents

Cassette 1 Rudyard Kipling's "Plain Tales from the Hills" read by Martin Jarvis: "The Other Man"; "Three and an Extra"; "The Rescue of Pluffles"; "The Arrest of Lieutenant Golightly"; Lispeth"; "Venus Annodomini"; "Yolked With An Unbeliever"; "Consequences"; "On the Strength of a Likeness"; "In Error". Cassette 2 Classic Love stories: "Mr and Mrs Dove", Katerine Mansfield read by Rosalind Ayres; "Genefer", Sabine Baring-Gould read by Rosalind Ayres; "The Sphynx Without a Secret", Oscar Wilde read by Martin Jarvis; "The Bagman's Story", Charles Dickens read by Martin Jarvis. Cassette 3 Classic ghost stories read by Richard Pasco: "The Judge's House", Bram Stoker; "The Upper Berth", F. Marion Crawford. Cassette 4 Classic tales of mystery and the supernatural read by Robin Bailey: "The Man of the Night", Edgar Wallace; "No 1 Branch Line: The Signalman", Charles Dickens; "A Terribly Strange Bed", Wilkie Collins; "Sredni Vashtar", Saki (H.H. Munroe). Cassette 5 Selected stories of John Buchan read by Iain Cuthbertson: "The Loathly Opposite"; "Politics and the Mayfly"; "The Earlier Affection"; "At the Article of Death. Cassette 6 Classic science fiction stories read by Nicky Henson: "The Disintegration Machine", Sir Arthur Conan-Doyle; "The Clock That Went Backward", Edward Page Mitchell; "Into the Sun", Robert Duncan Milne.show more