Ancient lineage and other stories

DAISY Sound Recording
Published 2013
Item Details
Summary:

A selection of 30 of Callaghan's short stories written from the 1920s through the 1950s. Set in a bygone world of boarding houses and Depression-era gaslight, the themes in these stories - fear, shame, innocence, longing, initiation and awakening - remain universal. Includes violence. 2012.

Edition:
Daisy edition.
Computer data (83 files : 126 MB).
Description:
1 DAISY disc (9 hours, 9 minutes) : sound ; 4 3/4 in.
digital Digital recording
Other Title:
Short stories. Selections. 2012
Notes:
Canadiana.
DAISY formatted disc.
Access restricted to persons who are visually impaired or physically disabled and cannot use conventional print materials.
Read by Lucy Brennan.
Audio and text.
Reproduced from: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, c2012. 265 p. : 9780771018183.
Search and access by headings and pages.
DAISY 2.02 standard; MP3 compression at 32 kbps.
System requirements: IBM PC or compatible; double speed or faster CD-ROM drive; sound card and sound output device; DAISY playback software or DAISY talking book player. Also plays in CD-MP3 player or computer with MP3-capable software
Studio original.
Contents:
A girl with ambition
A wedding dress
Last spring they came over
A muck in the bush
A country passion
Ancient lineage
A regret for youth
A predicament
An escapade
Now that April{u2019}s here
The faithful wife
The chiseler
The red hat
Sister Bernadette
A sick call
The old quarrel
Two fishermen
One spring night
The snob
The runaway
The blue kimono
Rigmarole
All the years of her life
The voyage out
An enemy of the people
Rendezvous
The white pony
Getting on in the world
Very special shoes
A cap for Steve.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
DC44075
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