Read by Liza Ross, Laurel Lefkow & Eve Karpf (Unabridged: 7hrs 37mins)
Featuring stories by Mary Shelley, Charlotte Bronte, Charlotte Mew, Amy Levy & more.
With the talents on display the most difficult task is choosing only ten. Their virtuosity, their craft and ambition scare belie the difficulties that society places upon most women. Their words cannot be denied, their literary heritage is safe forever.
In this compilation -
1 - The Top Ten - 19th Century British Women
2 - The Indian Orphan by Letitia Elizabeth Landon
3 - The Mourner by Mary Shelley
4 - Napolean and the Spectre by Charlotte Bronte
5 - The Lifted Veil by George Eliot
6 - The Phantom Coach by Amelia Edwards
7 - Cohen of Trinity by Amy Levy
8 - A Story of a Wedding Tour by Margaret Oliphant
9 - Irremediable by Ella D'Arcy
10 - Passed by Charlotte Mew
11 - The Old Nurses Story by Elizabeth Gaskell