Washington Square [electronic resource] / Henry James.
- ISBN: 0786150904 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
- ISBN: 9780786150908 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
- Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, 
|General Note:|| Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Lloyd James.
|Summary, etc.:|| Lucy Snowe is a stoic young Englishwoman. Beset by adverse circumstances, on a momentary whim she travels to Belgium to seek her livelihood as a teacher in a girls' boarding school. There, surrounded by giddy pupils, under the control of the cunning school matron, wooed by an eccentric professor, and visited by the ghost of a nun, Lucy begins her adventure in true gothic fashion. James is the acknowledged master of the psychological novel, which profoundly influenced the 20th-century literary world. The power of his prose and the skill with which he marshals seemingly insignificant details to accomplish his purpose sustains the listener's interest and compels continued contemplation.
|System Details Note:|| Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 104349 KB; MP3 file size: 204582 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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