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Sense and sensibility [electronic resource]. Jane Austen.

Austen, Jane. (Author). McCaddon, Wanda. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781400126897 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2008.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Wanda McCaddon.
Summary, etc.: Jane Austen’s first published novel, Sense and Sensibility is a wonderfully entertaining tale of flirtation and folly that revolves around two starkly different sisters, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood. While Elinor is thoughtful, considerate, and calm, her younger sister is emotional and wildly romantic. Both are looking for a husband, but neither Elinor’s reason nor Marianne’s passion can lead them to perfect happiness - as Marianne falls for an unscrupulous rascal and Elinor becomes attached to a man who’s already engaged. Startling secrets, unexpected twists, and heartless betrayals interrupt the marriage games that follow. Filled with satiric wit and subtle characterizations, Sense and Sensibility teaches that true love requires a balance of reason and emotion.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 314546 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Classic Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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