Derby Day

A Novel
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (12.67 hours)
Product Number: Z100027661
Released: Apr 01, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780792786597
Narrator/s: Simon Vance
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As the shadows lengthen over the June grass, all of England is heading for Epsom Down-high life and low life, society beauties and Whitechapel street girls, bookmakers and gypsies, hawkers and thieves. Hopes are high, nerves are taut, hats are tossed in the air-this is Derby Day. For months people have been waiting and plotting for this day. Everyone's eyes are on champion horse Tiberius, on whose performance half a dozen destinies depend. In this rich and exuberant novel, rife with the idioms of Victorian England, the mysteries pile high, propelling us toward the day of the great race, and we wait with bated breath as the story gallops to a finish that no one expects.

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Author(s): D.J. Taylor
Original Publish Date: Apr 01, 2012

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Author(s): D.J. Taylor
Product Number EB00054396
Released: Aug 13, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Pegasus Books
ISBN: #9781453249161

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