EmmaDownloadable Audiobook - 2005
1996 Talkies Award • Best AbridgementRead by Juliet Stevenson, 1996 Talkies “Reader of the Year” Award-WinnerArrogant, self-willed and egotistical, Emma is Jane Austen's most unusual heroine. Her interfering ways and inveterate matchmaking are at once shocking and comic. She is 'handsome, clever and rich' and has 'a disposition to think too well of herself'. When she decides to introduce the humble Harriet Smith to the delights of genteel society and to find her a suitable husband, she precipitates herself and her immediate circle into a web of misunderstanding and intrigue, from which no-one emerges unchanged.
Publisher: Franklin : Naxos AudioBooks, 2005
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