Camilla

CD - unabridged
Audio (29 discs)
Product Number: DD46899
Released: Jul 16, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781094057064
Narrator/s: Lucy Scott
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Among Jane Austen's favourite novels, and a key work in the rise of Romanticism, Camilla follows the story of three young sisters, from childhood to young adulthood, and their pursuit of matrimony. Kind but naive Camilla, the eponymous heroine, is in love with Edgar Mandlebert, a handsome and noble young man, but must suffer a series of frequent misunderstandings that threaten their happy union. Intelligent Eugenia, destined to inherit her uncle's great wealth, is plagued with misfortune as she is left disfigured by smallpox and has men court her for financial gain only. Meanwhile beautiful but selfish Indiana never finds a fortune for her good looks. Their troublesome journey is accompanied by a cast of memorable characters, such as their rowdy, prankster brother Lionel, the dim-witted Mr Dubster and the scornful Miss Margland.

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Author(s): Frances Burney
Genre: Classics

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Author(s): Frances Burney
Genre: Classics
Product Number EB00583837
Released: Oct 07, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9781443437714

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