The Postmaster

By Alexander Pushkin

Pushkin's short story about a postmaster's daughter who elopes with a hussar.

A poor Russian postmaster is left distraught when his beloved daughter runs away with a handsome hussar.

He tracks her down, but finds her enjoying a life of wealth and privilege which she is loathe to leave.

Read by Jeremy Northam.

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By Alexander Pushkin

Pushkin's short story about a postmaster's daughter who elopes with a hussar.

A poor Russian postmaster is left distraught when his beloved daughter runs away with a handsome hussar.

He tracks her down, but finds her enjoying a life of wealth and privilege which she is loathe to leave.

Read by Jeremy Northam.