The Canterville Ghost, Oscar Wilde
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The Canterville Ghost

Author: Oscar Wilde

Narrator: Rupert Degas

Unabridged: 1 hr 20 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Naxos

Published: 09/28/2009

Genre: Fiction - Ghost

Synopsis

A terrifying ghost is haunting the ancient mansion of Canterville Chase, complete with creaking floorboards, clanking chains and gruesome disguises – but the new occupants seem strangely undisturbed by his presence. Deftly contrasting the conventional gothic ghost story with the pragmatism of the modern world, Wilde creates a gently comic fable of the conflict between old and new. Rupert Degas’s hilarious reading brings the absurdity and theatricality of the story to life.

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