A tale of two cities [electronic resource] / Charles Dickens.
- Edition: Library ed.
- Publisher: [Grand Haven] : Brilliance Audio, 2004.
|General Note:|| Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Buck Schirner.
|Summary, etc.:|| The "two cities" are Paris in the time of the French Revolution, and London. Dr. Manette, a French physician, having been called in to treat a young peasant and his sister, realizes that they have been cruelly abused by the Marquis de St. Evremonde and his brother. To ensure Dr. Manette's silence, the Marquis has him confined for eighteen years in the Bastille. The doctor has just been released, demented, when the story opens. He is brought to England where he gradually recovers his health and his sanity.
|System Details Note:|| Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 221745 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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