Agnes Grey (dramatic reading)

Agnes Grey (dramatic reading)
by Anne Bront? (1820-1849)
Agnes Grey is the daughter of a minister, whose family comes to financial ruin. Desperate to earn money to care for herself, she takes one of the few jobs allowed to respectable women in the early Victorian era, as a governess to the children of the wealthy. In working with two different families, the Bloomfields and the Murrays, she comes to learn about the troubles that face a young woman who must try to rein in unruly, spoiled children for a living, and about the ability of wealth and status to destroy social values. After her father’s death, Agnes opens a small school with her mother and finds happiness with a man who loves her for herself. (Summary by Wikipedia)

Narrator/Mary Grey/Grandmama Bloomfield: CaprishaPage
Agnes Grey: Amanda Friday
Edward Weston: Max K?rlinge
Alice Grey: Tiffany Halla Colonna
Richard Grey: Aidan Brack
Mr. Murray/Uncle Robson: Anthony
Mrs. Murray/Jem’s Wife: Elizabeth Klett
Rosalie Murray: Arielle Lipshaw
Matilda Murray: Elizabeth Barr
Mr. Hatfield: Algy Pug
Jem/Mr. Smith: Martin Geeson
Servant: Charlotte Duckett
Nancy Brown: Beth Thomas
Mrs. Bloomfield: Victoria Martin
Tom Bloomfield: Grace
Mary Ann Bloomfield: April Gonzales
Mr. Bloomfield: Robert Hoffman
Betty: Kristingj

Audio edited by Amanda Friday


Agnes Grey
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The first edition title page of Agnes Grey.Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte took up the first two volumes of the edition.
Author(s) Anne Bront?
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Genre(s) Victorian literature
Publication date December 1847
Followed by The Tenant of Wildfell Hall