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HUGO, V.: Miserables (Les) (Abridged)


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HUGO, V.: Miserables (Les) (Abridged)

Les Misérables is set in Paris after the French Revolution. In the sewers and backstreets, we encounter ‘the wolf-like tread of crime’, and assassination for a few sous is all in a day’s work. We weep with the unlucky and heart-broken Fantine, and we exult with the heroic revolutionaries of the barricades; but above all, we thrill to the steadfast courage and nobility of soul of ex-convict Jean Valjean, always in danger from the relentless pursuit of the diabolical Inspector Javert.

Disc 1

  Les Miserables
1.   Prologue 00:01:11
2.   Monseigneur Bienvenu 00:03:46
3.   Jean Valjean 00:12:39
4.   Temptation And Transformation 00:08:11
5.   Four Young Parisians Arrange A 'Farce' 00:10:13
6.   The Sergeant Of Waterloo - The Thenardier Hostelry 00:07:07
7.   Pere Madeleine Becomes Monsieur le Maire 00:06:23
8.   Inspector Javert 00:26:25

Disc 2

  Les Miserables
1.   On The Field Of The Battle Of Waterloo 00:08:56
2.   Back In The Galleys 00:05:22
3.   Cosette In Rags 00:13:50
4.   On The Run 00:10:55
5.   The Convent Of Le Petit - Picpus 00:03:38
6.   M. Marius 00:09:37
7.   The Abaisse 00:07:41
8.   First Love 00:10:31
9.   Eponine, His Neighbor's Daughter 00:06:42

Disc 3

  Les Miserables
1.   Eponine, His Neighbor's Daughter 00:17:50
2.   The House In Rue Plumet 00:03:56
3.   A Declaration 00:05:41
4.   Little Gavroche 00:09:17
5.   Eponine, The Go - Between And Protector 00:08:47
6.   The Barricade At The Passage du Saumon 00:07:18
7.   Javert Again 00:06:45
8.   The Heroism Of Pere Mabeuf 00:08:17
9.   Letters 00:06:49
10.   The Cannon Makes Its Appearance 00:04:52

Disc 4

  Les Miserables
1.   The Cannon Makes Its Appearance 00:04:27
2.   The Climax At The Barricade 00:05:13
3.   A Great City Is The Most Mighty Of Dung - Makers 00:12:08
4.   Javert Makes A Decision 00:04:53
5.   Marius Receives Permission 00:04:28
6.   The Wedding 00:08:40
7.   Jean Valjean Arrives For A Visit 00:03:16
8.   A Bitter Tear 00:05:49
9.   Nothing Evokes A Memory Like An Odour 00:11:52
10.   A Night Behind Which Is Day 00:09:29
11.   The Grass Covers And The Rain Effaces 00:02:19

Total Playing Time: 05:05:13

Hugo, Victor

Homewood, Bill

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: NA410512

Barcode: 0730099010528

Physical Release: 10/1996

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