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    • A Dance to the Music of Time: First Movement

    • By: Anthony Powell
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 21 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 187
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 122
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 123

    Anthony Powell's universally acclaimed epic encompasses a four-volume panorama of twentieth century London. Hailed by Time as "brilliant literary comedy as well as a brilliant sketch of the times," A Dance to the Music of Time opens just after World War I. Amid the fever of the 1920s and the first chill of the 1930s, Nick Jenkins and his friends confront sex, society, business, and art.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Completely compulsive and absorbing

    • By Louisa on 31-05-12

    Regular price: £32.79

    • A Dance to the Music of Time: Fourth Movement

    • By: Anthony Powell
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 23 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46

    Anthony Powell's universally acclaimed epic encompasses a four-volume panorama of twentieth century London. Hailed by Time as "brilliant literary comedy as well as a brilliant sketch of the times," A Dance to the Music of Time opens just after World War I. Amid the fever of the 1920s and the first chill of the 1930s, Nick Jenkins and his friends confront sex, society, business, and art.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A privilege to have read it

    • By LondonLass on 06-04-15

    Regular price: £33.89

    • A Dance to the Music of Time: Third Movement

    • By: Anthony Powell
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 19 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45

    Anthony Powell's universally acclaimed epic encompasses a four-volume panorama of twentieth century London. Hailed by Time as "brilliant literary comedy as well as a brilliant sketch of the times," A Dance to the Music of Time opens just after World War I. Amid the fever of the 1920s and the first chill of the 1930s, Nick Jenkins and his friends confront sex, society, business, and art.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The dance enters the war

    • By Kirstine on 27-07-13

    Regular price: £32.79

    • A Dance to the Music of Time: Second Movement

    • By: Anthony Powell
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 20 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    Anthony Powell's universally acclaimed epic encompasses a four-volume panorama of twentieth century London. Hailed by Time as "brilliant literary comedy as well as a brilliant sketch of the times," A Dance to the Music of Time opens just after World War I. Amid the fever of the 1920s and the first chill of the 1930s, Nick Jenkins and his friends confront sex, society, business, and art.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The narrative moves on

    • By Kirstine on 20-07-13

    Regular price: £32.79

    • Tendenz steigend

    • Ein Tanz zur Musik der Zeit 2
    • By: Anthony Powell
    • Narrated by: Frank Arnold
    • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Im Mittelpunkt des zweiten Bandes von Anthony Powells Romanzyklus "Ein Tanz zur Musik der Zeit" steht das gesellschaftliche Leben von Nicholas Jenkins und seinen Freunden. Nick arbeitet nach Abschluss seines Studiums als Lektor in einem Verlag für Kunstbücher in London. Wichtiger als das Berufsleben sind jedoch die Abendessen, Bälle und Partys, bei denen er seinen Freunden aus Schulzeiten wieder begegnet und neue Bekanntschaften schließt. Amouröse Verwicklungen sind dabei natürlich vorprogrammiert.

    Regular price: £12.69

    • Eine Frage der Erziehung

    • Ein Tanz zur Musik der Zeit 1
    • By: Anthony Powell
    • Narrated by: Frank Arnold
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Ein Tanz zur Musik der Zeit" von Anthony Powell gehört zu den bedeutendsten Romanwerken des 20. Jahrhunderts und zeichnet ein facettenreiches Bild der englischen Upperclass vom Ende des Ersten Weltkriegs bis in die späten sechziger Jahre.

    Regular price: £12.69