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A Bit of Brontes, a Dollop of Dickinson, an Offering of Austen

A Dab of Dickens, Volume 2; Selections from A Dab of Dickens & a Touch of Twain, Literary Lives from Shakespeare's Old England to Frost's New England

by Elliot Engel, PhD Author · Skyboat Media Producer

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They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most readers, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown—until now. In this utterly captivating book, Dr. Elliot Engel, a leading authority on the lives of great authors, illuminates the fascinating and flawed members of literature's elite. In lieu of stuffy biographical sketches, Engel provides fascinating anecdotes.

You'll never look at these literary giants the same way again.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Blackstone Publishing
Imprint:
Skyboat Media
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2014

Format

  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 171.5 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 171.5 MB

Stefan Rudnicki (Compiler)

Stefan Rudnicki first became involved with audiobooks in 1994. Now a Grammy-winning audiobook producer, he has worked on more than three thousand audiobooks as a narrator, writer, producer, or director. He has narrated more than three hundred audi...

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Stefan Rudnicki (Producer)

Stefan Rudnicki first became involved with audiobooks in 1994. Now a Grammy-winning audiobook producer, he has worked on more than three thousand audiobooks as a narrator, writer, producer, or director. He has narrated more than three hundred audi...

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Elliot Engel, PhD (Author)

Elliot Engel has taught at the University of North Carolina, North Carolina State University, and Duke University. He earned his MA and PhD as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow at UCLA, where he won the Outstanding Teacher Award. He has written numerous boo...

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Molly Underwood (Compiler)

Stephanie Beacham has performed on the London stage in the plays The Basement and On Approval. She also has starred on television in The Colbys, Dynasty, and in numerous made-for-TV movies, including Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story.

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Molly Underwood (Producer)

Stephanie Beacham has performed on the London stage in the plays The Basement and On Approval. She also has starred on television in The Colbys, Dynasty, and in numerous made-for-TV movies, including Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story.

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Creators

Narrator :
Meryl Streep
Narrator :
Gabrielle De Cuir
Narrator :
Alfre Woodard
Narrator :
Wanda McCaddon
Narrator :
Melissa Manchester
Narrator :
Joan Allen
Narrator :
Cheryl Ladd
Narrator :
Jill Eikenberry
Narrator :
Nancy Kwan
Narrator :
Various Narrators
Narrator :
Carolyn Seymour
Narrator :
Stephanie Beacham
Compiler :
Stefan Rudnicki
Producer :
Stefan Rudnicki
Narrator :
Glenda Jackson
Narrator :
Juliet Mills
Narrator :
Amy Irving
Narrator :
Frederick Davidson
Narrator :
Jean Smart
Narrator :
Daphne Zuniga
Author :
Elliot Engel, PhD
Producer :
Skyboat Media
Compiler :
Molly Underwood
Producer :
Molly Underwood
A Bit of Brontes, a Dollop of Dickinson, an Offering of Austen
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