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    • The Jane Austen BBC Radio Drama Collection

    • Six BBC Radio Full-Cast Dramatisations
    • By: Jane Austen
    • Narrated by: David Tennant, Benedict Cumberbatch, Julie McKenzie
    • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,751
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,584
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,584

    A collection of BBC radio full-cast dramatisations of Jane Austen's six major novels. Jane Austen is one of the finest writers in the English language, and this volume includes all six of her classic novels. Mansfield Park: on a quest to find a position in society, Fanny Price goes to live with her rich aunt and uncle. Northanger Abbey: young, naïve Catherine Morland receives an invitation to stay at the isolated Gothic mansion Northanger Abbey.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Superb acting, but beware of audio idiosyncracies!

    • By Shelly M. Felton on 07-06-16

    Regular price: $34.10

    • Mansfield Park (Dramatized)

    • By: Jane Austen
    • Narrated by: David Tennant, full cast, Benedict Cumberbatch, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 18 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 720
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 654
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 652

    Felicity Jones, David Tennant and Benedict Cumberbatch star in BBC Radio 4's full-cast dramatisation of the novel by Jane Austen, one of the great English classics. Seeking a position in society, young Fanny Price goes to live with her rich aunt and uncle. But her life there is not as she might wish. Felicity Jones plays Fanny, whilst David Tennant is her cousin Tom and Benedict Cumberbatch his brother Edmund.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • How On Earth?

    • By Carole T. on 05-02-15

    Regular price: $15.49

    • Classic Literature

    • Jane Austen
    • By: Sue Hosler
    • Narrated by: Sue Hosler
    • Length: 56 mins
    • Original Recording
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    So what is it that makes Jane Austen a Great Writer? Step back in time and enter the elegant chapter of history known as the Regency period and find the "lady" who breathed life into such sparkling characters as Elizabeth Bennet and Mr Darcy, who have in turn gone on to inspire more recent romantic novelists to follow in Jane Austen's footsteps. Whether you're a Jane Austen fan or simply looking to discover more about this incredible writer.

    Regular price: $6.29

    • Pride & Prejudice

    • Retro Audio (Dramatised)
    • By: Jane Austen
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Abridged
    • Overall
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    By Jane Austen - The classic novel which tells the story of five daughters and their experiences leading to their marriages. As dramatised many times on the big screen in film and TV. One of the Classic Radio Theatre productions you will want to listen to over and over again!

    Regular price: $7.22