Silas Marner

Silas Marner

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In the twilight of life, Silas Marner has only his loom and his gold....

Embittered by a false accusation, disappointed in friendship and love, the weaver Silas Marner hoards a treasure that destroys his spirit until fate steals it from him and replaces it with a golden-haired child. Where she came from, who her parents were, and who really stole the gold are the secrets that fill this moving tale of guilt and innocence.

A moral allegory of the redemptive power of love, it is also a finely drawn portrait of early nineteenth-century England in the days when spinning wheels hummed busily in the farmhouses and of a simple way of life that was soon to disappear.

This novel is part of Brilliance Audio's extensive Classic Collection, bringing you timeless masterpieces that you and your family are sure to love.
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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 133.35 x 171.45 x 12.7mm | 68.04g
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 1491587067
  • 9781491587065
  • 1,328,074

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"I think Silas Marner holds a higher place than any other of the author's works. It is more nearly a master-piece; it has more of that simple, rounded, consummate aspect... which marks a classical work."
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