The Rose And The Ring

William Makepeace THACKERAY (1811 - 1863)

Victorian social satire hiding in a set of children's fairy tales by the author of the classic "Vanity Fair" - Summary by Stav Nisser

Genre(s): Children's Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Prelude Eleanor Howard
00:02:26
Play 01 Chapter 1: SHOWS HOW THE ROYAL FAMILY SAT DOWN TO BREAKFAST Eleanor Howard
00:06:53
Play 02 Chapter 2: HOW KING VALOROSO GOT THE CROWN, AND PRINCE GIGLIO WENT WITHOUT Eleanor Howard
00:06:12
Play 03 Chapter 3: TELLS WHO THE FAIRY BLACKSTICK WAS, AND WHO WERE EVER SO MANY GRAND PERSONAGES BESIDES Eleanor Howard
00:08:37
Play 04 Chapter 4: HOW BLACKSTICK WAS NOT ASKED TO THE PRINCESS ANGELICA'S CHRISTENING Domenica Campbell
00:05:35
Play 05 Chapter 5: HOW PRINCESS ANGELICA TOOK A LITTLE MAID Cancer
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Play 06 Chapter 6: HOW PRINCE GIGLIO BEHAVED HIMSELF Cancer
00:11:39
Play 07 Chapter 7: HOW GIGLIO AND ANGELICA HAD A QUARREL Eleanor Howard
00:09:32
Play 08 Chapter 8: HOW GRUFFANUFF PICKED THE FAIRY RING UP, AND PRINCE BULBO CAME TO COURT Eleanor Howard
00:12:07
Play 09 Chapter 9: HOW BETSINDA GOT THE WARMING PAN Domenica Campbell
00:10:01
Play 10 Chapter 10: HOW KING VALOROSO WAS IN A DREADFUL PASSION Domenica Campbell
00:05:28
Play 11 Chapter 11: WHAT GRUFFANUFF DID TO GIGLIO AND BETSINDA Domenica Campbell
00:18:04
Play 12 Chapter 12: HOW BETSINDA FLED, AND WHAT BECAME OF HER Lydia
00:07:20
Play 13 Chapter 13: HOW QUEEN ROSALBA CAME TO THE CASTLE OF THE BOLD COUNT HOGGINARMO Eleanor Howard
00:07:25
Play 14 Chapter 14: WHAT BECAME OF GIGLIO Eleanor Howard
00:20:12
Play 15 Chapter 15: WE RETURN TO ROSALBA Eleanor Howard
00:11:06
Play 16 Chapter 16: HOW HEDZOFF RODE BACK AGAIN TO KING GIGLIO Eleanor Howard
00:08:21
Play 17 Chapter 17: HOW A TREMENDOUS BATTLE TOOK PLACE, AND WHO WON IT Eleanor Howard
00:14:42
Play 18 Chapter 18: HOW THEY ALL JOURNEYED BACK TO THE CAPITAL Lynne T
00:11:35
Play 19 Chapter 19: AND NOW WE COME TO THE LAST SCENE IN THE PANTOMIME Lynne T
00:07:16