Three Stories By Giovanni Verga

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

Read by Dermot Crowley

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AR01Gramigna's Mistress2009060220111120

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

Read by Dermot CrowleyPeppa is due to marry Finu, then runs off to join some hot-shot she has never even met.

Apparently it's his reputation that does it!

Peppa is due to marry Finu, then runs off to join some hot-shot she has never even met.

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

Read by Dermot Crowley.

AR01Gramigna's Mistress2009060220111120

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

Read by Dermot CrowleyPeppa is due to marry Finu, then runs off to join some hot-shot she has never even met.

Apparently it's his reputation that does it!

Peppa is due to marry Finu, then runs off to join some hot-shot she has never even met.

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

Read by Dermot Crowley.

AR02Getting To Know The King2009060320111127

It should be an honour taking the King in your wagon, but Cosimo is worried.

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

It should be an honour taking the King in your wagon, but after the fireworks and trumpets die down and the journey beckons, Cosimo begins to worry.

Read by Dermot Crowley

AR02Getting To Know The King2009060320111127

It should be an honour taking the King in your wagon, but Cosimo is worried.

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

It should be an honour taking the King in your wagon, but after the fireworks and trumpets die down and the journey beckons, Cosimo begins to worry.

Read by Dermot Crowley

AR03 LASTWolf-hunt2009060420111204

Lollo says he is setting a trap for a local animal but really it will be for a human, someone close to his heart.

Lollo says he is setting a trap for a local animal but really it will be for a human.

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

Read by Dermot Crowley.

AR03 LASTWolf-hunt2009060420111204

Lollo says he is setting a trap for a local animal but really it will be for a human, someone close to his heart.

Lollo says he is setting a trap for a local animal but really it will be for a human.

Series of stories about farming folk by the Sicilian writer of the 1870s, laced with dry humour.

Read by Dermot Crowley.