The Winter's Tale Audiobook (Unabridged)

The Winters Tale (Unabridged), by William Shakespeare
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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4 (9,591 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Narrator: Sir John Gielgud, Dame Peggy Ashcroft, and full cast Publisher: Caedmon Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Release Date: Audio Length:
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A king's mad jealousy tears his family apart in this rich, tragicomic play, one of Shakespeare's last. When King Leontes suspects his wife, Hermione, has been unfaithful, he sends her to prison, where she gives birth to a daughter. Assuming the baby is not his, Leontes orders that she be left to die on a desert shore. He spends the next 16 years grieving over his error, until the fateful day his long-lost daughter Perdita returns. Oscar winner Sir John Gielgud leads a full cast in this masterwork of romantic theater. Download and start listening now!

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Author William ShakespeareThe most-recent addition to our collection, Antony & Cleopatra, has helped add to the success of Classics author, William Shakespeare. Born on April 16, 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, The United Kingdom and deceased April 23, 1616, Shakespeare has written 241 audiobooks which are now part of our impressive catalog. Though Antony & Cleopatra was the most recent addition to our listening library from Shakespeare, the Unabridged version of Hamlet: Shakespeare Appreciated (Unabridged, Dramatised, Commentary Options), read by the popular narrator Joan Walker, is the most popular among our customers. Added in 1999, The Sonnets is the oldest audio title available on our website. We feature a total of 241 audiobooks from Shakespeare, with over 572 hours of listening enjoyment, providing enough variety for each and every one of his fans to enjoy. For a complete selection of Classics titles from William Shakespeare, please visit his writer page here: William Shakespeare books.