The Mysteries of London vol. 1 part 1

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: George W. M. Reynolds

Narrated By: LibriVox Volunteers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2016

Duration: 22 hours 46 minutes

Summary:

The Mysteries of London was a best-selling novel in mid-Victorian England. The first series was published in weekly instalments from 1844-46, priced at a penny each. Serialised novels sold in this way were known as Penny Dreadfuls ... without any claim to literary greatness, they sought to provide ongoing entertainment for the popular audience. This book has it all -- vice, poverty, wealth, virtue, in every combination. Consider it a Victorian soap opera.
Summary by Cori Samuel.

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