The Mysteries of Paris - Volume 6


Read by Celine Major

(4.5 stars; 11 reviews)

Rodolphe, who is really the Grand Duke of Gerolstein (a fictional kingdom of Germany) but is disguised as a Parisian worker. He can speak in argot, is extremely strong and a good fighter. However he shows great compassion for the lower classes, good judgment, and has a brilliant mind. He is at ease in all layers of society and so is able to understand their problems, and how the different social classes are linked. Summary by wikipedia (8 hr 15 min)

Chapters

Ch. 1 Punishment - Part 1 32:42 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 1 Punishment - Part 2 31:36 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 2 Rodolph & Sarah - Part 1 23:48 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 2 Rodolph & Sarah - Part 2 23:42 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 3 Love's Frenzy 24:48 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 4 The Hospital - Part 1 30:17 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 4 The Hospital - Part 2 20:59 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 5 The Hope 25:23 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 6 The Father & Daughter 34:56 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 7 The Marriage 19:42 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 8 Bicetre - Part 1 28:37 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 8 Bicetre - Part 2 31:55 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 9 The Toilet 23:00 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 10 Martial and the Chourineur 9:33 Read by Celine Major
Ch. 11 The Finger of Providence 23:20 Read by Celine Major
Epilogue Ch. 1 Gerolstein 38:37 Read by Celine Major
Epilogue Ch. 2 The Princess Amelie - Part 1 22:19 Read by Celine Major
Epilogue Ch. 2 The Princess Amelie - Part 2 23:49 Read by Celine Major
Epilogue Ch. 3 The Vows 8:04 Read by Celine Major
Epilogue Ch. 4 The 13th of January 18:45 Read by Celine Major

Reviews

(4.5 stars)

I really enjoyed listening to these books. But if I had known how it would end I would not have read them. So disappointing.

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(4 stars)

a fine reading of a very long and quite ridiculous tale, full of absurd coincidences and purple prose.

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(4.5 stars)

I loved this book until the end.