The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson, read by Martin Jarvis, Blackstone Audio, unabridged, three CDs, 3 hrs., $19.95 ISBN 978-1-4417-1170-0
Martin Jarvis delivers a gripping reading of Stevenson’s classic. When Gabriel Utteron discovers that the sinister Mr. Hyde has moved into the home of his friend Dr. Jekyll and stands to benefit from his will, he becomes concerned and enlists the help of their mutual friend, Dr. Hastie Lanyon. Things go from bad to worse: Jekyll withdraws further from his social circle; Hyde’s criminal sprees culminate in murder; and Utteron and Lanyon fight to save their friend and unravel the mystery of Hyde’s origins and disappearance. Jarvis’s pacing is excellent, his characterization spot on, and his renditions of Jekyll and Hyde perfect; he creates two distinct characters that illustrate the story’s exploration into the duality of human nature. (Feb.)
Reviewed on: 05/03/2010
Release date: 02/01/2010
Show other formats
FORMATS
Paperback - 176 pages - 978-0-14-035047-0
Paperback - 224 pages - 978-0-14-036764-5
Paperback - 252 pages - 978-0-460-87197-6
Paperback - 272 pages - 978-0-460-87792-3
Paperback - 64 pages - 978-0-486-26688-6
Hardcover - 164 pages - 978-0-8032-4212-8
Analog Audio Cassette - 978-0-88646-712-8
Paperback - 103 pages - 978-0-89375-357-3
Paperback - 63 pages - 978-0-89471-491-7
Library Binding - 88 pages - 978-0-89968-552-6
Analog Audio Cassette - 978-1-55994-102-0
Analog Audio Cassette - 978-1-883049-69-0
Paperback - 164 pages - 978-0-8032-9240-6
Paperback - 272 pages - 978-0-19-283431-7
Hardcover - 48 pages - 978-0-89061-254-5
Paperback - 80 pages - 978-0-582-08484-1
Paperback - 48 pages - 978-0-89061-253-8
Paperback - 424 pages - 978-1-175-82015-0
MP3 CD - 978-1-897331-32-3
Paperback - 82 pages - 978-1-907523-12-0
X
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
X
Only $18.95/month for Digital Access
or $20.95 for Print+Digital Access!
X
Only $18.95/month for Digital Access
or $20.95 for Print+Digital Access!
X
Email Address

Password

Log In Lost Password

PW has integrated its print and digital subscriptions, offering exciting new benefits to subscribers, who are now entitled to both the print edition and the digital editions of PW (online or via our app). For instructions on how to set up your accout for digital access, click here. For more information, click here.

The part of the site you are trying to access is now available to subscribers only. Subscribers: to set up your digital subscription with the new system (if you have not done so already), click here. To subscribe, click here.

Email pw@pubservice.com with questions.

Not Registered? Click here.