Jane Austen: the BBC Radio drama collection

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BBC Worldwide Ltd. ;
Pub. Date:
[2016]
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Unabridged.
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English
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A collection of BBC radio full-cast dramatizations of Jane Austen's six major novels Jane Austen is one of the finest writers in the English language, and this volume includes all six of her classic novels. In Mansfield Park , on a quest to find a position in society, Fanny Price goes to live with her rich aunt and uncle. In Northanger Abbey , young, naive Catherine Morland receives an invitation to stay at the isolated Gothic mansion Northanger Abbey. In Sense and Sensibility , forced to leave their family home after their father's death, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood try to forge a new life at Barton Cottage. In Pride and Prejudice , Mrs. Bennet is determined to get her five daughters married well, so when the wealthy Mr. Bingley and his friend Mr. Darcy move into the neighborhood, her hopes are raised. In Emma , Emma Woodhouse declares she will never marry, but she is determined to find a match for her friend Harriet. Finally, in Persuasion , Eight years ago, Anne Elliot rejected a marriage proposal from a handsome but poor naval officer but now her former love has returned. With an all-star cast including David Tennant, Benedict Cumberbatch, Julia McKenzie, Jenny Agutter, Toby Jones, Eve Best, and Juliet Stevenson, these BBC radio adaptations are full of humor, romance, love lost, and love regained. Duration: approx. 15 hours 30 mins

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McKenzie, Julia.
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BBC Radio 4.
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subject_facetEngland -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction
Historical fiction
Man-woman relationships
Man-woman relationships -- England -- Fiction
Manners and customs
Radio plays
Romance fiction
Young women
Young women -- England -- Fiction
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Manners and customs
Social life and customs
Young women