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A tale of two cities [electronic resource]. Charles Dickens.

Dickens, Charles. (Author). Henderson, Adam. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (15 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Garfield Heights : Duke Classics, 2010.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Adam Henderson.
Summary, etc.: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times." Charles Dickens', A Tale of Two Cities, begins with these famous words. On the eve of the French Revolution of 1789, the story follows Charles Darney, a French aristocrat-turned-revolutionary, and Sydney Carton, a purposeless British lawyer in love with Darney's wife, Lucie. Sydney's love for Lucie inspires him to join the Revolution alongside his friend Darney, at a time when both France and England are experiencing tensions between the upper and lower classes.First released in 1859 via magazine installments A Tale of Two Cities, is ultimately the tale of Carton and Darney, London and Paris... A Tale of Two Men.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 9 - Text Difficulty 12
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 457793 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Classic Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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