Persuasion [Reading]

Juliet Stevenson reads Jane Austen's romantic classic, the tale of Anne Elliot, prevented at the age of 19 from marrying the man she loves.

Abridged by Doreen Estall

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0120011126

Juliet Stevenson reads Jane Austen's romantic classic, the tale of Anne Elliot, prevented at the age of 19 from marrying the man she loves.

Abridged by Doreen Estall

0220011127

A naval tenant arouses memories of an old love.

0320011128

Anne goes to Uppercross - and Captain Wentworth draws nearer.

0420011129

Erstwhile lovers meet again.

0520011130

Two vie for the Captain's favour, while a third can only watch.

0620011203

A visit to the sea and new acquaintances.

0720011204

An accident on the Cobb.

0820011205

The company in Bath proves better than anticipated.

0920011206

Anne discovers an old friend.

1020011207

Mr Elliot's hopes are growing, and Captain Wentworth's appear dashed.

1120011210

Anne and Captain Wentworth meet once more and feelings remain in turmoil.

1220011211

Mrs Smith reveals an unsavoury past.

1320011212

The arrival of the Musgroves has repercussions.

1420011213

The Captain shows his hand.

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Happiness at last.