Evgenii Onegin

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Alexander Pushkin

Narrated By: Neville Jason

Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks

Date: May 2012

Duration: 4 hours 29 minutes

Summary:

Evgenii Onegin is best known in the West through Tchaikovsky's opera Eugene Onegin. But the original narrative poem is one of the landmarks of Russian literature. In the poem, the eponymous hero repudiates love, only to later experience the pain of rejection himself. Pushkin's unique style proves timeless in its exploration of love, life, passion, jealousy and the consequences of social convention. This is the first time the work has appeared on audiobook and is part of the Naxos AudioBooks intention to make the major European literary works available on audiobook.

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