Summer

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Edith Wharton

Narrated By: Lorna Raver

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: September 2010

Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes

Summary:

One of America's first novels to deal frankly with a young woman's sexual awakening, Summer shocked readers with its forthright exploration of desire and sexuality when it was first published in 1917. Set in the Berkshire Mountains of Western Massachusetts, it tells the story of Charity Royall, a young New England woman of humble origins who meets and falls in love with the worldly Lucius Harney, an architect from the city. In evocative and descriptive prose, Edith Wharton conveys the ecstasy of Charity's first experience in sexual and romantic love, and pulls her heroine through the throes of loving a man who ultimately cannot choose her. Wharton's tale elicits the passion and despair of all great but ill-fated love affairs and enthralls the contemporary audience with its pathos just as it did nearly one hundred years ago.

Genres:

Summer

by Edith Wharton

has successfully been added to your shopping cart

Summer, Edith Wharton
Summer, Edith Wharton
This title is due for release on September 22, 2010.

Enter your email below to be notified as soon as it is available!

By clicking "Notify Me" you consent to receiving electronic marketing communications from Audiobooks.com. You will be able to unsubscribe at any time.

Already a member? Log In to add this title to your wishlist.
Summer, Edith Wharton
This title is due for release on September 22, 2010
We'll send you an email as soon as it is available!

Already a member?
Log in to add this title in your wishlist
Summer, Edith Wharton
Please Log in and add this title to your wishlist.
Summer, Edith Wharton

We will send you an email as soon as this title is available.