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Publisher Description

Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story has toured to the Mount, the stately and elegant home of the great American writer Edith Wharton, for the last several summers, presenting Broadway and Hollywood actors reading stories by Wharton and other writers. Selected Shorts now presents a collection of four of Edith Wharton's short stories, recorded live at the Mount, and featuring acclaimed actresses Kathleen Chalfant, Christina Pickles, Maria Tucci, and Brenda Wehle.
Mrs. Manstey's View, read by Kathleen Chalfant
Roman Fever, read by Maria Tucci
The Reckoning, read by Brenda Wehle
Xingu, read by Christina Pickles

Selected Shorts is an award-winning series of classic and contemporary short fiction read by acclaimed actors. The series originates at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City. The Selected Shorts radio series is a co-production of Symphony Space and WNYC, New York Public Radio, and is heard on public radio stations nationwide.

GENRE
Speakers & Storytellers
NARRATOR
Kathleen Chalfant, Maria Tucci, Brenda Wehle, and Christina Pickles
LENGTH
01:54
hr min
RELEASED
2006
January 1
PUBLISHER
Symphony Space, Inc.
PRESENTED BY
Audible.com
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
111.5
MB

Customer Reviews

Acruce001 ,

Love in kind

Awesome and still relevant!

TommyboyoNYC ,

Selected shorts Edith Wharton

Brilliant narrators. Christina Pickles-- amazingly nuanced. I could listen to her read a phone book.

jonathan1k ,

no individual tracks..

like the tittle says no individual tracks.

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