• The Importance Of Being Earnest

  • By: Oscar Wilde
  • Narrated by: John Gielgud, Edith Evans
  • Length: 1 hr and 45 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 15-07-09
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: The Copyright Group
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.3 (23 ratings)


The Importance of Being Earnest is undoubtably Oscar Wilde's best known play probably due to its sharp wit that cannot help but enchant and entertain any reader, theatregoer or listener with this performance. Here his economic and finely honed words are delivered by a superb cast that is headed by England's finest, namely Sir John Gielgud and Dame Edith Evans that help make this the ultimate listening experience for fans of classic theatre.
©2009 Horse's Mouth (P)2009 Copyright Group
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5 out of 5 stars
By Mary Wehner on 20-12-15

Excellent and highly recomnrnded.

John Gielgud and Edith Evens are the only voices who convey the quintessential essence of the period. Such clarity of diction and professional acting.
Wonderful performance.
Thoroughly enjoyable.

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4 out of 5 stars
By jesjaspers on 07-08-17

Always a favourite

Old recording but one with top notch actors and of course what is probably the best last line ever

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