Read by Ghizela Rowe, Richard Mitchley & Christopher Ragland (Unabridged: 8hrs 42mins)
Featuring stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Elizabeth Gaskell & more.
Talent bursts from this decade with astonishing ease. From America across Europe to Russia each and every story is an indelible mark of story-telling flecked with genius that enthralls us all. Whatever their chosen genre their stories break new ground, cover new topics and carry a legacy that cannot be disputed.
In this compilation -
1 - The Top Ten - The 1840's
2 - The Tell Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe
3 - The Cloak by Nikolai Gogol
4 - Sextons Hero by Elizabeth Gaskell
5 - The Mummys Foot by Théophile Gautier
6 - Rappaccinnis Daughter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
7 - The Spectre of Tappington by Richard Harris Barham
8 - The Jew by Ivan Turgenev
9 - An Honest Thief by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
10 - Taman by Mikhail Lermantov
11 - The Return of Martin Guerre by Alexandre Dumas