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Audio Book Contractors

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Works: 85 works in 94 publications in 1 language and 352 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Poetry  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Romance fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure fiction  Drama 
Classifications: PR4034, 813.4
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Most widely held works by Audio Book Contractors
Howards End by E. M Forster( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Howard's End is a charming country house in Hertfordshire which becomes the object of an inheritance dispute between the Wilcox family and the Schlegel sisters. Through romantic entanglements, disappearing wills, and sudden tragedy, the conflict over the house emerges as a symbolic struggle for England's very future. A clear, vibrant portrait of life in Edwardian England, Howard's End deals with personal relationships and conflicting values
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
During one day of arranging for her party Mrs. Dalloway remembers her youth, considers the crushing effects of the Great War, and reexamines her marriage
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
A collection of classic American poetry by Walt Whitman, exploring themes of equality, fertility, sacredness of self, beauty in death, love of comrades, and the immortality of the soul
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
In late eighteenth-century England, a spirited young woman copes with the suit of a snobbish gentleman as well as the romantic entanglements of three of her four sisters
The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"In this first version put into modern English by John Tatlock and Pecy Mackay, tales told by a Miller, Friar, Nun, Knight and many more are often bawdy, bloody and frequently full of religious zeal"--Container
The jungle books by Rudyard Kipling( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Kipling's tales of Mowgli and his exciting life in the Indian jungle have been loved by children and adults alike ever since their publication in 1895. Mowgli the 'man-cub' must learn to fend for himself against terrible foes like Shere Khan the tiger, but he can always call upon his friends Baloo the Bear, Bagheera the Black Panther and Kaa the Rock Python from whom he learns the Law of the Jungle
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a boy growing up in a nineteenth-century Mississippi River town as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
An Englishman becomes the sole survivor of shipwreck and lives for nearly thirty years on a deserted island
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
An encounter with an escaped convict in his youth, the mysterious Miss Havisham, the beautiful but cold Estella and his ups and downs with the kindly Joe Gargery all lead to Pip's expectations and his struggle for moral redemption
The ambassadors by Henry James( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Lambert Strether, a mild, middle-aged American of no particular achievements, is dispatched to Paris from the manufacturing empire of Woollett, Massachusetts. The mission conferred on him by his august patron, Mrs. Newsome, is to discover what, or who, is keeping her son Chad in the notorious city of pleasure and to bring him home. But Strether finds Chad transformed by the influence of a remarkable woman
Sarah Orne Jewett's best short stories by Sarah Orne Jewett( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Walden by Henry David Thoreau( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Originally the author's journal of a time in 1845 when he lived alone in a simple hut by Walden Pond. It has become a lasting American classic, containing not only an intimate tribute to nature, but also Thoreau's meditations on the concepts of self-reliance and common sense
Monsieur Beaucaire by Booth Tarkington( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Ivanhoe by Walter Scott( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The Norman-Saxon conflict is vividly described with battle scenes, medieval pageantry and romantic escapades. The hero Sir Wilfred Ivanhoe, the lovely and brave Rebecca, Richard the Lion-Hearted, and Robin Hood and his merry band are just a few of the chivalrous characters in this classic novel
The song of Hiawatha : and more poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In picturesque nineteenth-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy come of age while their father is off to war
Selected tales by Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Newland Archer's marriage to the docile May Welland is disturbed by the beautiful Countess Olenska and the manners and morals of New York
Villette by Charlotte Brontë( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Villette is the semi-autobiographical tale of Lucy Snowe. Left with no family and no money, Lucy goes against her own timid nature and travels to the small city of Villette, France, where she becomes a school teacher in Madame Beck's school for girls."--Container
Rip Van Winkle ; and, the legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
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