A Modern Comedy

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The White Monkey Description

The White Monkey is the fourth of the nine novels in The Forsyte Chronicles and marks the opening of the second trilogy in the series, called A Modern Comedy. In this new chapter, Fleur and Michael Mont begin to question their marriage when their good friend, author Wilfred Desert, can no longer contain his passion for Fleur. Fleur finds herself torn between her love for Michael and passion for Wilfred.

Meanwhile, Soames Forsyte, as a director of the Providential Premium Reassurance Society, must root out the rumored indiscretions of a manager's dubious dealings with the Germans. The whole while, he is haunted by a painting of a white monkey with rinds of crushed fruit flung about it - and with eyes searching for something more.

John Galsworthy received the Nobel Prize for literature in 1932.

Produced in 1998 by Phoenix Recordings; (P)2006 Blackstone Audio Inc.
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  • Volume 1 de la série

    • The White Monkey

    • The Forsyte Chronicles, Book 4
    • De : John Galsworthy
    • Lu par : David Case
    • Durée : 9 h et 20 min
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    The White Monkey is the fourth of the nine novels in The Forsyte Chronicles and marks the opening of the second trilogy in the series, called A Modern Comedy. In this new chapter, Fleur and Michael Mont begin to question their marriage when their good friend, author Wilfred Desert, can no longer contain his passion for Fleur. Fleur finds herself torn between her love for Michael and passion for Wilfred.

    Prix : 18,77 €

  • Volume 2 de la série

    • The Silver Spoon

    • De : John Galsworthy
    • Lu par : David Case
    • Durée : 9 h et 41 min
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    Galsworthy¿s masterly portrait of the Forsyte family continues here with the fifth novel, The Silver Spoon, coming second in the second trilogy, called A Modern Comedy.

    Prix : 19,38 €

  • Volume 3 de la série

    • Swan Song

    • De : John Galsworthy
    • Lu par : David Case
    • Durée : 10 h et 31 min
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    The "man of property", Soames Forsyte, has mellowed with the passing of the years until, in his old age, he is a patient and benign figure, guarding with especial tenderness the welfare of his daughter, Fleur. But all his watchfulness and devotion are powerless to avert tragedy when Fleur revives her old love affair with Jon Forsyte on Jon's return to England with his American wife.

    Prix : 20,77 €