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JAMES, H.: Turn of the Screw (The) (Abridged)


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JAMES, H.: Turn of the Screw (The) (Abridged)

Perhaps the most brilliantly successful ghost story ever written, The Turn of the Screw creates a terrifyingly believable impression of innocent children so corrupted by evil that they remain deceptive pictures of innocent beauty. Their governess must struggle alone to confront and exorcise the demons which she believes possess their souls…

Disc 1

  The Turn of the Screw (Abridged)
1.   The manuscript 00:09:05
2.   The account begins 00:03:08
3.   A disturbing incident 00:06:39
4.   Miles comes home 00:04:00
5.   The stranger appears 00:05:02
6.   Mrs. Grose questioned 00:05:40
7.   A horrible realisation 00:05:34
8.   Another visitation 00:03:58
9.   More revelations 00:05:41
10.   Lies 00:05:16
11.   On the stairs 00:05:12
12.   A sleepless night 00:07:29
13.   Miles' explanation 00:04:47
14.   A threat 00:04:42

Disc 2

  The Turn of the Screw (Abridged)
1.   The days pass 00:03:01
2.   To church 00:04:46
3.   In the schoolroom 00:04:50
4.   A decision 00:03:46
5.   Miles questioned 00:07:22
6.   The letter 00:04:30
7.   At the lake 00:04:46
8.   Flora confronted 00:08:28
9.   Flora leaves 00:10:17
10.   Alone with Miles 00:04:00
11.   More lies 00:07:35
12.   Confessions 00:08:31
13.   Victory 00:03:55

Total Playing Time: 02:32:00

James, Henry

Fielding, Emma; Kerrigan, Dermot

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: NA299912

Barcode: 9789626349991

Physical Release: 08/2009

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