No one plumbs deeper depths of the psyche than French and Russian authors. This wide-ranging collection of 19th-century literary masterworks, presented in their entirety, not only entertains, but provides insight into 19th-century mores and the mysteries of human nature.
The short stories presented in this volume include eight by Guy de Maupassant: Love's Awakening, Useless Beauty, In the Moonlight, and The Horla. Also included are The Thief and The Wedding by Fyodor Dostoevsky; The Mysterious Mansion and Christ in Flanders by Honore de Balzac; The Bet,The Kiss, The Lottery Ticket, A Work of Art, and The Slanderer by Anton Chekov; The Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol; Zodmirsky's Duel by Alexander Dumas; The Shot by Alexander Pushkin; The Long Exile by Leo Tolstoy; The Thief by Fyodor Dostoevsky; Captain Burle by Emile Zola, The Wedding by Fyodor Dostoevsky; and In the Moonlight by Guy de Maupassant. Download and start listening now!