The Faerie Queene

  • by Edmund Spenser
  • Narrated by David Timson
  • 33 hrs and 10 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

This remarkable poem, dedicated to Queen Elizabeth I, was Spenser's finest achievement. The first epic poem in modern English, The Faerie Queene combines dramatic narratives of chivalrous adventure with exquisite and picturesque episodes of pageantry. At the same time, Spenser is expounding a deeply felt allegory of the eternal struggle between Truth and Error....
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A very useful version

If you know The Faerie Queene or you are looking for a way to get to know it better this is a useful tool for getting through the mammoth amount of reading that is otherwise involved. David Timson narrates very well and gives life to what can be a very difficult read sometimes. If you are not familiar with the Faerie Queene though be warned, it may be difficult to keep up with the narration and you may find yourself getting lost regularly as a result.
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- Stephen

Book Details

  • Release Date: 25-09-2015
  • Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks