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    • A Passage to India

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Sam Dastor
    • Length: 11 hrs and 3 mins
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    Dr. Aziz is a young Muslim physician in the British Indian town of Chandrapore. One evening he comes across an English woman, Mrs. Moore, in the courtyard of a local mosque; she and her younger travelling companion Adela are disappointed by claustrophobic British colonial culture and wish to see something of the 'real' India. But when Aziz kindly offers to take them on a tour of the Marabar caves with his close friend Cyril Fielding, the trip results in a shocking accusation....

    Regular price: ₹759.00

    • Where Angels Fear to Tread

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Stephen Fry
    • Length: 2 hrs and 51 mins
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    E. M. Forster's first novel is a witty comedy of manners that is tinged with tragedy. It tells the story of Lilia Herriton, who proves to be an embarrassment to her late husband's family as, in the small Tuscan town of Monteriano, she begins a relationship with a much younger Italian man - classless, uncouth, and highly unsuitable. A subtle attack on Edwardian values and a humanely sympathetic portrayal of the clash of two cultures, Where Angels Fear to Tread is also a profound exploration of character and virtue.

    Regular price: ₹615.00

    • A Passage to India

    • A BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
    • Written by: E.M. Forster
    • Narrated by: full cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 18 mins
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    When Adela Quested and her companion Mrs Moore arrive in the Indian town of Chandrapore, they quickly feel trapped by its insular and prejudiced 'Anglo-Indian' community. Determined to escape the parochial English enclave and explore the 'real India', they seek the guidance of the charming and mercurial Dr Aziz, a cultivated Indian Muslim. Through them, Aziz becomes friends with Cyril Fielding.

    Regular price: ₹410.00

    • A Room with a View

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Hall
    • Length: 7 hrs and 32 mins
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    In this rich new audio production, acclaimed British American actress Rebecca Hall brings one of E. M. Forster's most admired works to life in this classic tale of human struggle. A charming young Englishwoman, Lucy Honeychurch, is wooed by both free-spirited George Emerson and wealthy Cecil Vyse while vacationing in Italy. Though attracted to George, Lucy becomes engaged to Cecil despite twice turning down his proposals. On hearing of the news, George confesses his love, leaving Lucy torn between marrying the more socially acceptable Cecil or George, the man she knows would bring her true happiness. Should Lucy choose social acceptance or true love?

    Regular price: ₹668.00

    • Howards End

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Steven Crossley
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
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    Howards End is a beautifully subtle tale of two very different families brought together by an unusual event. The Schlegels are intellectuals, devotees of art and literature. The Wilcoxes are practical and materialistic, leading lives of "telegrams and anger". When the elder Mrs. Wilcox dies and her family discovers she has left their country home - Howards End - to one of the Schlegel sisters, a crisis between the two families is precipitated that takes years to resolve.

    Regular price: ₹836.00

    • A Room with a View

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Sarah Jane Barry
    • Length: 7 hrs and 3 mins
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    One of E. M. Forster's most celebrated novels, "A Room With a View" is the story of a young English middle-class girl, Lucy Honeychurch. While vacationing in Italy, Lucy meets and is wooed by two gentlemen, George Emerson and Cecil Vyse. After turning down Cecil Vyse's marriage proposals twice Lucy finally accepts. Upon hearing of the engagement George protests and confesses his true love for Lucy. Lucy is torn between the choice of marrying Cecil, who is a more socially acceptable mate, and George who she knows will bring her true happiness.

    Regular price: ₹32.00

    • A Passage To India

    • Written by: E M Forster
    • Narrated by: Meera Syal
    • Length: 5 hrs and 2 mins
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    Adela Quested travels to India with her chaperone Mrs Moore, on the premise of deciding whether to marry Mrs Moore's son Ronny Heaslop, the city magistrate. Finding her India very disappointingly English, Adela jumps at the chance the two women are given to travel to the distant Marabar caves with Aziz, a charismatic young Indian Doctor. When Adela is subjected to an attempted assault in one of the caves, Dr. Aziz is arrested and tried in court.

    Regular price: ₹417.00

    • Howards End

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Cate Barratt, Craig Franklin, Amanda Friday,
    • Length: 11 hrs and 22 mins
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    E.M. Forster's classic 1910 novel follows the lives and loves of the Schlegel sisters, Margaret and Helen, as they attempt to make connections with members of two very different families: the conservative, wealthy Wilcoxes, and the working-class Basts. 

    Regular price: ₹765.00

    • The Machine Stops

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Chloe Boyle
    • Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
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    "The Machine Stops" is a science fiction short story by E. M. Forster. The story describes a world in which most of the human population has lost the ability to live on the surface of the Earth. Each individual now lives in isolation below ground in a standard "cell", with all bodily and spiritual needs met by the omnipotent, global Machine.

    Regular price: ₹32.00

    • A Room with a View

    • Written by: E.M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Frederick Davidson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 13 mins
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    A Room with a View portrays the love of a British woman for an expatriate living in Italy, a country which to Forster represents the forces of true passion. Caught up in a world of social snobbery, Forster's heroine, Lucy Honeychurch, finds herself constrained by the claustrophobic influence of her British guardians, who encourage her to take up with a well-connected boor.

    Regular price: ₹668.00

    • Where Angels Fear to Tread

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Edward Petherbridge
    • Length: 5 hrs and 7 mins
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    When attractive, impulsive English widow Lilia takes a holiday in Italy, she causes a scandal by marrying Gino, a dashing and highly unsuitable Italian 12 years her junior. Her prim, snobbish in-laws make no attempt to hide their disapproval, and when Lilia's decision eventually brings disaster, her English relatives embark on an expedition to face the uncouth foreigner.

    Regular price: ₹735.00

    • Panico [Panic]

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Frank Rivera
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
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    Forster's first short story by the well-known British writer, whose fiction has often been adapted to film. Rodolfo Walsh, author of our "Shadow of a Bird" is the Spanish translator.

    Regular price: ₹374.00

    • Where Angels Fear to Tread

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Michael Scott
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
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    This is a story of a bourgeois British family and their attempts to contain and control the actions of their relations. The story opens with the widow Lilia Herriton embarking on a trip with her traveling companion Caroline Abbott. In reality Lilias family connived her into going on a trip to distract her from a relationship with a gentleman who does not meet their social scrutiny. But while in Italy a worse disaster befalls the family as Lilia falls in love and marries a younger Italian man.

    Regular price: ₹32.00

    • The Celestial Omnibus and Other Stories

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: P. J. Morgan, Susan Iannucci, Mark Crowle-Groves
    • Length: 3 hrs and 28 mins
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    The story from which this collection takes its title describes the adventures of an imaginative boy who discovers an omnibus that enables him to travel to the past in the company of famous historical personages. When at his invitation, an incredulous adult accompanies him on a journey, the astonishing new vistas unfolding alarm the security-conscious older man, who wishes himself back in his comfortable suburban home.  

    Regular price: ₹383.00

    • Howards End

    • Written by: E.M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Colleen Prendergast
    • Length: 11 hrs and 12 mins
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    The disregard of a dying woman's bequest, a girl's attempt to help an impoverished clerk, and the marriage of an idealist and a materialist intersect at an estate called Howards End. There, the lives of three families become entangled. As chance brings them together, societal conventions come into question as does the ownership of Howards End. Through the fate of the estate - as well as the lives of the families who are affiliated with it - Forster creates a brilliant parallel to the fate of English society itself.

    Regular price: ₹836.00

    • Where Angels Fear to Tread

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 59 mins
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    This brilliant novel depicts cultural clashes between a middle-class English family and a penniless Italian. His marriage to a young widow from Sawston leads to a tumultuous situation within the family.

    Regular price: ₹468.00

    • Where Angels Fear to Tread

    • Written by: E.M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Jill Masters
    • Length: 5 hrs and 41 mins
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    When Lilia, an English widow, marries a penniless Italian while on vacation, her dead husband's relatives are not amused. That the marriage should fail and Lilia die tragically are to be expected. But that she should have a baby, and that the baby should be raised Italian, of all things, are matters requiring immediate correction. E.M. Forster's first novel addresses cultural collisions and English middle-class sterility.

    Regular price: ₹754.00

    • The Machine Stops [Classic Tales Edition]

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: B. J. Harrison
    • Length: 1 hr and 23 mins
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    The earth's surface is no longer habitable. All humanity is sequestered beneath the ground, couched in isolation and contentment. The Machine provides the needs of humanity. Mankind becomes subservient drones to the life-supporting Machine. But what happens when the Machine stops? 

    Regular price: ₹70.00

    • Where Angels Fear to Tread

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Edward Petherbridge
    • Length: 5 hrs and 4 mins
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    English widow Lilia causes a scandal by marrying Gino, a highly unsuitable Italian 12 years her junior. But when her relatives are confronted by the beauty of Italy and the charm of Gino, they are forced to examine their own narrow lives.

    Regular price: ₹512.00

    • Room With a View

    • Written by: E. M. Forster
    • Narrated by: Juliet Stevenson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
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    Lucy Honeychurch, accompanied by her vigilant guardian, Charlotte Bartlett, makes her first foray into the world, touring Italy and discovering a country very different to the English countryside she was brought up in.

    Regular price: ₹417.00

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