Philomène's Marriages


Read by Celine Major

(3.8 stars; 10 reviews)

'Philomène’s Marriages' is a story of French life, located in Normandy, and also in Paris, and is a translation from the French of a new work by the gifted and popular authoress, Henry Gréville, whose works have become so famous and popular, that they no longer require any elaborate introduction to the reading public. The heroine’s life in this charming story is one of every-day occurrences, made up of the never-ending round of country pleasures and duties, narrated in a most fascinating manner, amid scenes of French life in Normandy, and is an admirable picture of peasant country home-life, being a comedy of life, full of cleverness and wit, while the book is commendable for its high moral tone, as well as its interest, which is preserved throughout. - Summary by the Publisher (6 hr 59 min)

Chapters

To my American Readers 5:04 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 1-3 36:45 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 4-5 27:32 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 6-8 29:51 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 9-10 29:12 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 11-13 26:56 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 14-18 33:34 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 19-22 30:59 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 23-25 27:15 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 26-28 23:55 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 29-30 29:30 Read by Celine Major
Chapter 31 23:23 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 32-33 34:49 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 34-35 29:16 Read by Celine Major
Chapters 36-38 31:51 Read by Celine Major

Reviews


(4.5 stars)

This was a good book though Philomene is not very likable. Well read.