The Dab of Dickens, The Touch of Twain, and The Shade of Shakespeare

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Elliot Engel

Narrated By: Various Readers

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: December 2011

Duration: 6 hours 33 minutes

Summary:

Selections from A Dab of Dickens & a Touch of Twain, Literary Lives from Shakespeare's Old England to Frost's New England

They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most readers, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown- until now. In this utterly captivating book, Dr. Elliot Engel, a leading authority on the lives of great authors, illuminates the fascinating and flawed members of literature's elite. In lieu of stuffy biographical sketches, Engel provides fascinating anecdotes.

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