Mustapha by Sabine Baring-Gould audiobook

Mustapha

By Sabine Baring-Gould
Read by Cathy Dobson

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0.69 Hours 1
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Sabine Baring-Gould (1834-1924) was a British writer, clergyman and member of the landed gentry, having inherited an estate of 3,000 acres. While a young curate, he met and fell in love with a beautiful 16-year-old mill worker. He paid for her education and married her, and they subsequently had 15 children. Their relationship formed the inspiration for George Bernard Shaw’s play Pygmalion, which was turned into the musical My Fair Lady. “Mustapha” is a ghost story set in Egypt during Victorian times. Mustapha has taken a solemn vow to avoid alcohol. A British tourist trying to make a fool of the locals tricks him into drinking brandy. What seems to the Englishman a trivial prank has terrible consequences for Mustapha… and his ghost is determined to exact its revenge.

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Sabine Baring-Gould (1834-1924) was a British writer, clergyman and member of the landed gentry, having inherited an estate of 3,000 acres. While a young curate, he met and fell in love with a beautiful 16-year-old mill worker. He paid for her education and married her, and they subsequently had 15 children. Their relationship formed the inspiration for George Bernard Shaw’s play Pygmalion, which was turned into the musical My Fair Lady.

“Mustapha” is a ghost story set in Egypt during Victorian times. Mustapha has taken a solemn vow to avoid alcohol. A British tourist trying to make a fool of the locals tricks him into drinking brandy. What seems to the Englishman a trivial prank has terrible consequences for Mustapha… and his ghost is determined to exact its revenge.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 0.69
Audience: Adult
Language: English