Emma

Abridged Audiobook

Written By: Jane Austen

Narrated By: Nicolas Soames, Juliet Stevenson

Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks

Date: January 1996

Duration: 3 hours 47 minutes

Summary:

Arrogant, 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.

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