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Here is Jane Austen's classic tale of romantic entanglement, read by Kate Winslet. The reduced cirmcumstances of the Dashwood family cast a shadow over the romantic aspirations of daughters Elinor and Marianne, who must learn to mix sense with sensibility in approaching their problems with both money and men.
(P)1995 Hodder and Stoughton Audiobooks

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"[An] exquisite touch which renders ordinary commonplace things and characters interesting." (Sir Walter Scott, on Jane Austen)

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Great to have some differentiation of characters

by use of different ways of talking. Made story easier to follow. Thanks Kate Winslet!

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  • Janet
  • 09-25-20

Classic romance beautifully read !

a very long beloved story brought to life by the performance of the narrator. lovely !

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  • Natalia
  • 12-21-20

different from the original text

Unfortunately, it is different from the original text. I wanted to follow the text listening the audio at the same time. But it is just not possible.. Sentences are not full, some of them are completely missed. Even the order of words is different in some cases .. So disappointing ..

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  • 02-02-19

Kate Winslet is wonderful

Such an easy listen when the reading is this fluent and emotive. Kate Winslet reads with ease and expression. A classic story beautifully told.