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A Journal of the Plague Year

Narrated by: Ginger Walton
Length: 11 hrs and 17 mins

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A Journal of the Plague Year is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published in March 1722. It gives an account of one man's experiences of the year 1665, in which the the bubonic plague struck the city of London.

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  • 04-06-2020

Really awful narrator

I bought this one on accident because for some reason the kindle app chose this for whisper sync. It's atrocious and I'll be returning it. I don't know how they weaseled into the Whisper Sync suggestions, but it's as obnoxious as Flo Gibson.

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  • S. Moorcroft
  • 21-03-2020

Why an American Narrator

This is an astonishingly detailed account of how Lononers responded to the mid 17th Century outbreak of the plague. It is spoiled by having a narrator who is unfamiliar with London an London spelling and pronunciation, thus we have horrors such as South Wark for Sotherk (Southwark) or 'eyeslington or Islington.

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