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The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson (MP3 CD)
by Mark Twain
Binding: MP3 CD, Unabridged edition
Publisher: Tantor Media
Weight: 0.23 pound
Dimension: H: 0.75 x L: 7.78 x W: 0.56 inches
ISBN 10: 140015068X
ISBN 13: 9781400150687
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Book Description:
Unabridged Audiobook. 1 MP3 CD 6 hours, 33 minutes. Narrated by Michael Prichard Two half brothers look so similar as infants that no one can tell them apart. One, the legitimate son of a rich man, is destined for a life of comfort, while the other is condemned to be a slave as he is part black. The mother of the would be slave is also the nurse of the other; to give her son the best life possible she switches the two. Soon the boy who is given every advantage becomes spoiled and cruel. He takes sadistic pleasure in tormenting his half brother. As they grow older, the townspeople no longer notice that the boys look similar, and they readily accept that each is born to his station. A local lawyer, David Wilson has had a similar experience. On his first day in the village he made an odd remark about a dog, and the towns people gave him the condescending name of 'Pudd'nhead'. Although he was a young intelligent lawyer, he is unable to live down this name and toils in obscurity for over twenty years. Finally he is presented with a complex murder trial and is given the chance to prove himself to the townspeople and shake this unjust label. This complex murder mystery is a psychological study that explores how perceptions shape character. Twain combines biting satire, with his trademark scenes of farce and levity. This audiobook is on one CD, encoded in MP3 format and will only play on CD players and computers that have the ability to play this unique format.


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