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  • Tess of the D'Urbervilles

  • By: Thomas Hardy
  • Narrated by: Peter Firth
  • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 500
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 434
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 426

When John Durbeyfield discovers a family connection to the ancient Norman family, the D'Urbervilles, the fate of daughter Tess is transformed. Sent by her ambitious parents to visit her wealthy D'Urberville cousins, Tess attracts the attention of the unscrupulous Alec. Seduced and discarded by him and alone in the world, she finds work as a milkmaid and the love of Angel Clare. Yet his love cannot accept the truth about Tess's past.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Peter Firth's narration was excellent.

  • By D. J. C on 06-10-15

An excellent audio reading of this book

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 29-05-09

Peter Firth read this book beautifully. I can't wait to read more Thomas Hardy novels.

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