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DICKENS, C.: Old Curiosity Shop (The) (Abridged)

    
      

 

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DICKENS, C.: Old Curiosity Shop (The) (Abridged)

The Old Curiosity Shop follows the story of Little Nell who lives with her grandfather in his magical shop of curiosities in London. Her grandfather’s attempts to secure an inheritance for Nell lead them into financial trouble with the evil dwarf Quilp. Nell manages to flee and lead her grandfather to safety, but with considerable cost to her health.



Disc 1

  The Old Curiosity Shop (Abridged)
1.   Play with flash player The Old Curiosity Shop 00:08:16
2.   Play with flash player We had scarcely begun our repast… 00:07:33
3.   Play with flash player After combating, for nearly a week… 00:06:09
4.   Play with flash player The child was closely followed… 00:08:27
5.   Play with flash player Mr. Quilp could scarcely be said… 00:06:48
6.   Play with flash player The next day, Daniel Quilp caused himself… 00:05:10
7.   Play with flash player So far from being sustained by this… 00:05:06
8.   Play with flash player Mrs. Quilp departed according to order… 00:06:56
9.   Play with flash player 'Fred!' said Mr. Swiveller… 00:04:57
10.   Play with flash player The child, in her confidence… 00:05:08
11.   Play with flash player The child uttered a suppressed shriek… 00:05:13
12.   Play with flash player 'I couldn't do it really,' said Quilp… 00:05:44


Disc 2

  The Old Curiosity Shop (Abridged)
1.   Play with flash player Quiet and solitude… 00:06:08
2.   Play with flash player Mr. Quilp took a friendly leave… 00:05:05
3.   Play with flash player Daniel Quilp of Tower Hill… 00:06:03
4.   Play with flash player Richard Swiveller was utterly aghast… 00:04:50
5.   Play with flash player Bless us, what a number of gentlemen… 00:05:25
6.   Play with flash player The two pilgrims… 00:07:38
7.   Play with flash player Another bright day… 00:07:19
8.   Play with flash player At length the weary child prevailed… 00:07:36
9.   Play with flash player There was but one lady… 00:05:48
10.   Play with flash player Kit turned away… 00:08:02
11.   Play with flash player This candid declaration… 00:07:07
12.   Play with flash player Having revolved these things in his mind… 00:07:12


Disc 3

  The Old Curiosity Shop (Abridged)
1.   Play with flash player It was not until they were quite exhausted… 00:06:19
2.   Play with flash player After a sound night's rest… 00:07:15
3.   Play with flash player Almost broken… 00:07:04
4.   Play with flash player At first the two travellers spoke little… 00:06:42
5.   Play with flash player Sleep hung upon the eyelids of the child… 00:05:33
6.   Play with flash player The night being warm… 00:05:49
7.   Play with flash player At length the play came to an end… 00:07:36
8.   Play with flash player With steps more faltering and unsteady… 00:07:15
9.   Play with flash player Miss Sally Brass was a lady of thirty - five… 00:06:59
10.   Play with flash player In course of time… 00:06:58
11.   Play with flash player As the single gentleman… 00:04:35


Disc 4

  The Old Curiosity Shop (Abridged)
1.   Play with flash player The single gentleman… 00:05:45
2.   Play with flash player One morning Kit drove Mr. Abel… 00:07:31
3.   Play with flash player Kit had rubbed down the pony… 00:07:18
4.   Play with flash player Between the old man and Nell… 00:08:29
5.   Play with flash player The old man rose from his bed… 00:07:59
6.   Play with flash player They arranged to proceed upon their journey… 00:07:19
7.   Play with flash player Wearing the depressed and wearied look… 00:06:17
8.   Play with flash player Mr. Quilp reached Tower Hill… 00:06:20
9.   Play with flash player Mrs. Quilp sat in a tearful silence… 00:08:16
10.   Play with flash player After a long time… 00:05:25
11.   Play with flash player Nell was stirring early in the morning… 00:04:52


Disc 5

  The Old Curiosity Shop (Abridged)
1.   Play with flash player A day or two after… 00:05:18
2.   Play with flash player The friendship between the single gentleman… 00:05:44
3.   Play with flash player Mr. Swiveller and his partner… 00:07:49
4.   Play with flash player When Kit, having discharged his errand… 00:08:07
5.   Play with flash player Kit stood as one entranced… 00:06:48
6.   Play with flash player 'It's very distressing,' said Brass… 00:06:32
7.   Play with flash player A faint light, twinkling from the window… 00:07:37
8.   Play with flash player But to these remonstrances… 00:06:02
9.   Play with flash player Tossing to and fro… 00:05:03
10.   Play with flash player While she was thus engaged… 00:06:11
11.   Play with flash player Here, Mr. Swiveller made a violent… 00:05:50


Disc 6

  The Old Curiosity Shop (Abridged)
1.   Play with flash player On awaking in the morning… 00:06:56
2.   Play with flash player Miss Sally took another pinch… 00:05:00
3.   Play with flash player The three gentlemen looked at each other… 00:05:54
4.   Play with flash player Little dreaming of the mine… 00:06:49
5.   Play with flash player He hurried to the door… 00:06:14
6.   Play with flash player Lighted rooms, bright fires, cheerful faces… 00:07:35
7.   Play with flash player Kit was no sluggard next morning… 00:06:56
8.   Play with flash player 'The elder brother…' 00:07:19
9.   Play with flash player The dull, red glow of a wood fire… 00:05:29
10.   Play with flash player The door was indeed opened… 00:06:31
11.   Play with flash player The old man looked from face to face… 00:04:38
12.   Play with flash player When morning came… 00:07:40

Total Playing Time: 07:29:18






Author(s):
Dickens, Charles

Reader(s):
Lesser, Anton

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: NA689212

Barcode: 9789626348925

Release Date: 11/2008

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