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December 19th, 2014
Episode 43 of 152 episodes
Dorian Gray’s dissipated journey continues, as he blackmails a chemist to dispose of human remains. But while seeking sordid comfort in an opium den, he runs into the man who more than anything wants Dorian Gray dead. Oscar Wilde, today on The Classic Tales Podcast. Welcome to The Classic Tales Podcast. Thank you for listening. App users: check your special features to hear A Christmas Carol, part 4 of 4, by Charles Dickens The Count of Monte Cristo, Part 1 of 3, by Alexandre Dumas is now available to for only 10.99. Edmond Dantes is a dashing young sailor imprisoned unjustly for treason. While in prison, he meets a holy man who imparts to him all his wisdom of languages, philosophy, science and literature. The abbe also divulges the profound secret of a hidden treasure. Dantes realizes that with such immense wealth one could do a generous amount of good for one’s friends. On the other hand, one could also wreak a hateful vengeance on one’s enemies. Now escaped from prison, and armed with untold riches, a wealth of intelligence, and a countenance utterly unrecognizable, Dantes fulfills his vow to wreak complete and utter revenge on those who conspired against him.The first part of this classic adventure is over 12 hours in length. Go now to www.thebestaudiobooks.com and get part 1 of The Count of Monte Cristo. Classic Tales financial supporters can use their monthly coupon codes, and save $6. And now, The Picture of Dorian Gray, part 7of8, by Oscar Wilde.