THE ADVENTURES COLLECTION
6 Audio Discs
Alexandre Dumas: The Three Musketeers
The early adventures of D’Artagnan and his three friends from the regiment of the King’s Musketeers. The four defend the honour of regiment and queen against Cardinal Richelieu. Their most dangerous enemy is the Cardinal’s spy, Milady, one of literature’s most memorable female villains.
Robert Louis Stevenson: Treasure Island
Told by an adventurous boy, Jim Hawkins, who finds a treasure map and sets off with an adult crew in search of the buried treasure. Amongst the crew however, is the treacherous Long John Silver who is determined to keep the treasure for himself.
Jules Verne: Around the World in 80 Days
The hair-raising journey made as a wager by the Victorian gentleman Phileas Fogg, who accepts the challenge of trying to circle the globe within eighty days. Fogg’s obsession with his timetable is complemented by the dynamism and versatility of his French manservant, Jean Passepartout.
The Three Musketeers read by Jonathan Hyde; Treasure Island read by Roger Blake; Around the World in 80 Days read by Andrew Sachs.