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Tremain, R.: Music and Silence (Abridged)

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XC 6975
Tremain, R.: Music and Silence (Abridged)
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ISBN: 9789629548742
Download Size: 410 Mb
Running Time: 07:53:35
Digital UPC: 9789629548742

Release Date: July 2009
Originally recorded in 2009
Rose Tremain
Reader Soloist
Michael Praed
Reader Soloist
Clare Wille
Reader Soloist
Alison Dowling
Spoken Word
Contemporary Fiction

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Tremain, R.: Music and Silence (Abridged)
Rose Tremain
Read by Alison Dowling
The award-winning Music & Silence is one of Tremain's most popular works. Set in the court of Christian IV of Denmark during the seventeenth century, it is a beautiful and enduring tale of love, intrigue and betrayal. Part history, part imagination, Music & Silence lyrically evokes the rich tapestry of court life. The obsessions and secret woes of a host of memorable characters are brilliantly realised by Tremain, who deftly weaves together the numerous sub-plots. We encounter a King, tormented by his quest for perfection; the raucous and spoilt Kirsten, raging against the constraints of her queenly situation; and the silently grieving Emilia.

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