Carmen

Prosper MÉRIMÉE (1803 - 1870), translated by Mary LLOYD (1853 - 1936)

On a trip to Spain in 1830, our narrator recounts his encounters with two strange characters: a thief named Don José Navarro and a beautiful Romani woman named Carmen...little does he know that soon, these two will be entangled in a tumultuous love affair that spells out tragedy for both parties. This novella, written and first published in 1845, has been adapted into a number of dramatic works, including the famous opera by Georges Bizet. - Summary by Mary Kay and Wikipedia

Genre(s): Historical Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Chapter I, Part 1 ToddHW
00:09:13
Play 02 Chapter 1, Part 2 ToddHW
00:07:13
Play 03 Chapter I, Part 3 ToddHW
00:07:05
Play 04 Chapter II, Part 1 ToddHW
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Play 05 Chapter II, Part 2 ToddHW
00:10:53
Play 06 Chapter III, Part 1 Mariana
00:25:25
Play 07 Chapter III, Part 2 Lynne T
00:11:44
Play 08 Chapter III, Part 3 Zain Solinski
00:09:03
Play 09 Chapter III, Part 4 Zain Solinski
00:12:31
Play 10 Chapter III, Part 5 Lynne T
00:08:25
Play 11 Chapter III, Part 6 Lynne T
00:12:16
Play 12 Chapter IV, Part 1 Lynne T
00:10:02
Play 13 Chapter IV, Part 2 Lynne T
00:06:55