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The Remains of the Day is a profoundly compelling portrait of the perfect English butler and of his fading, insular world in post-war England. At the end of his three decades of service at Darlington Hall, Stevens embarks on a country drive, during which he looks back over his career to reassure himself that he has served humanity by serving "a great gentleman." But lurking in his memory are doubts about the true nature of Lord Darlington's "greatness" and graver doubts about his own faith in the man he served.

Synopsis:

From Kazuo Ishiguro, a tragic, spiritual portrait of the perfect English butler and his reaction to his fading insular world in post-war England.

About the Author

SIMON PREBBLES, a British-born performer of considerable talent and experience, has built a successful career that spans the Atlantic. As a stage and television actor he has played in everything from soaps to Shakespeare, but it is as a veteran narrator of some 275 audio book titles that he has made his mark since coming to the U.S. in 1990. "Audiofile" magazine has named him a 'Golden Voices' and in 2004 he was named "Narrator of the Year" by " Publishers Weekly. He lives with his wife in New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781452608358
Author:
Ishiguro, Kazuo
Publisher:
Tantor Media
Author:
Prebble, Simon
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Unabridged,Unabridged CD
Publication Date:
20120629
Binding:
CD-audio
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.3 x 6.4 x 1.1 in

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