The Chronicles of Clovis

  • by Hector Hugh Munro
  • Narrated by Cathy Dobson
  • 6 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

A masterful collection of 28 short stories by Edwardian satirist Hector Hugh Munro, who wrote under the pseudonym “Saki”. The Chronicles of Clovis includes many of Saki’s best known tales, exemplifying his witty and multi-layered storytelling, satirizing the habits and morals of British society of his day.

Esme The Match-Maker Tobermory
Mrs. Packletide's Tiger
The Stampeding of Lady Bastable
The Background Hermann the Irascible
The Unrest-Cure
The Jesting of Arlington Stringham
Sredni Vashtar
Adrian The Chaplet
The Quest
The Easter Egg
Filboid Studge
The Music on the Hill
The Story of St. Vespaluus
The Way to the Dairy
The Peace Offering
The Peace of Mowsle Barton
The Talking-out of Tarrington
The Hounds of Fate
The Recessional
A Matter of Sentiment
The Secret Sin of Septimus Brope
Ministers of Grace
The Remoulding of Groby Lington


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Struggled to finish, the reader voice was not altogether suited to these stories. The stories are OK but rather dated in a way that is unattractive today.
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- "mhca"

Book Details

  • Release Date: 20-05-2011
  • Publisher: Red Door Audiobooks