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The Canterville Ghost

Narrated by: John Michaels
Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
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"An amusing chronicle of the tribulations of the Ghost of Canterville Chase when his ancesteral halls become the home of the American Minister to the Court of St James." This short story by Oscar Wilde has been the basis for a movie and a play, and has been required reading for many years.

Public Domain (P)2011 Audio Books by Mike Vendetti

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Simply a delight.

A gem. Presuably a BBC production and as close to perfect as can be.

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  • 14-10-12

Good story, poor narration

The narration of this otherwise great story is disappointingly amateurish. Wilde's wonderful tale is mired in the poor reading. Surprising to find this low quality recording on Audible.

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