• The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists
  • 7 CDs i **;
  • Mitwirkender: Robert Tressell

Detailinformationen

  • NAXOS AUDIO BOOKS, 08/2010
  • Einband: CD
  • Sprache: Englisch
  • ISBN-13: 9781843793953
  • Bestell-Nr.: 2658582
  • Altersfreigabe: FSK ab 0 freigegeben - - -
  • Gewicht: 400 g
  • Maße: 145 x 127 mm
  • Stärke: 51 mm
  • Spielzeit: 523:00 Min.
  • Erscheinungstermin: 30.8.2010

  • Achtung: Artikel ist nicht in deutscher Sprache!

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Produktinfo

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is the classic working-class novel. It was written in 1906 by an impoverished house painter, Robert Tressell, and within its framework contains a manifesto for socialism. It tells of the appalling working conditions of a group of painters and decorators and their struggle to survive at the most basic level. It is moving, grimly humorous and tragic. It has sold over 6, 000, 000 copies worldwide since it was published, and has the power to change lives.

Klappentext

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is a classic of socialist literature, exploring the plight of a group of painters and decorators who are oppressed by their exploitative employers.
  • Tracklisting

Disk 1 von 7

  1. 1 The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists By Robert Tressell (Abridged)-A Ph
  2. 2 Why The Bloody 'Ell Don't You leave The Boy Alone?
  3. 3 Sometime Previously...
  4. 4 "Yes," Said Old Joe Philpot...
  5. 5 Easton Stopped...
  6. 6 "Well If We're All Wrong," Said Crass...
  7. 7 Nimrod: A Mighty Hunter
  8. 8 He Had Not Been Getting His Own Back...
  9. 9 Linden Was Working at the Vestibule Doors...
  10. 10 As Owen thought of his child's future
  11. 11 The Financiers
  12. 12 She had been what is called a "slavery"...
  13. 13 "At Last," she said...
  14. 14 The Placard

Disk 2 von 7

  1. 1 It Is Not My Crime
  2. 2 A few years ago, the future...
  3. 3 The Exterminating Machines
  4. 4 Bert, was a lean, undersized boy...
  5. 5 "Oh, by the way," said Easton...
  6. 6 Hands and Brains
  7. 7 Owen examined the photograph...
  8. 8 The Letting of the Room
  9. 9 The Wages of Intelligence
  10. 10 The Underserving Persons...
  11. 11 Religion is a thing...
  12. 12 It's all very well to talk...
  13. 13 I suppose you think...
  14. 14 The Duke of Southward...
  15. 15 Do you mean to say...

Disk 3 von 7

  1. 1 True Freedom
  2. 2 "I'll tell you what!" he exclaimed...
  3. 3 The Lodger
  4. 4 This evening Slyme did not take the direct road...
  5. 5 The Forty Theives
  6. 6 The Reign of Terror
  7. 7 The sound of Crass's whistle shrilled...
  8. 8 Owen proceeded to cut up one of the slices...
  9. 9 The unemploed looked blakly at each other...
  10. 10 The Phrenologist
  11. 11 Ruth
  12. 12 The cold night air felt cold and sweet...
  13. 13 The Oblong
  14. 14 Slyme suffered less...

Disk 4 von 7

  1. 1 When Philpot had finished...
  2. 2 "Poverty," resumed the lecturer...
  3. 3 After a while...
  4. 4 All the workers are working and suffering...
  5. 5 The Slaughter
  6. 6 The Week Before Christmas
  7. 7 "That's the engine he talks so much about," said Nora...
  8. 8 The Deserter
  9. 9 The Veteran
  10. 10 The Soldier's Children
  11. 11 Linden waited at a distance...
  12. 12 The Beginning of the End
  13. 13 It was not a very large room...
  14. 14 Facing the "Problem"
  15. 15 Vive La System!
  16. 16 One of the things...
  17. 17 Besides the work...

Disk 5 von 7

  1. 1 The Beano Meeting
  2. 2 June
  3. 3 Although it was nearly nine o'clock...
  4. 4 The Good Old Summer-time
  5. 5 Most of them spoke of those bygone times...
  6. 6 Harlow had just started painting
  7. 7 Crass knew that when the men...
  8. 8 It was always the same...
  9. 9 One afternoon...
  10. 10 Most of the men were almost glad...
  11. 11 It is inevitable...
  12. 12 The cyclists rode away amid showers of stone...
  13. 13 They ran on after the van...
  14. 14 The Beano
  15. 15 Instructions had been given to the drivers...
  16. 16 As soon as dinner was over...

Disk 6 von 7

  1. 1 When then had done cheering...
  2. 2 "It may or may not be true," began Barrington...
  3. 3 Protracted knocking on the tables...
  4. 4 In the coach presided over by Crass...
  5. 5 The Great Oration
  6. 6 Philpot had by this time...
  7. 7 In those days, a master painter
  8. 8 More than one third of the children...
  9. 9 I don't mind admitting...
  10. 10 All the public land suitable for the purpose...
  11. 11 By this time the nation will be the sole employer...
  12. 12 I should like to know...
  13. 13 Under the present system...
  14. 14 "What about religion?" said Slyme...
  15. 15 "What about the Navy?" cried several voices...

Disk 7 von 7

  1. 1 The "Sixty-Five"
  2. 2 Well, the only thing as I can see...
  3. 3 The Ghouls
  4. 4 The Wise Men of the East
  5. 5 The Following Evening...
  6. 6 Your party persists...
  7. 7 The Undesired
  8. 8 Sundered
  9. 9 It was arranged that Ruth...
  10. 10 The Widow's Son
  11. 11 Rushton was standing leaning over Miss Wade's chair
  12. 12 It's a Far, Far Better Thing That I Do...
  13. 13 The End
  14. 14 Nora sat sweing by the fireside...

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