Great American Authors Read From Their Works, Volume 1

  • by Calliope Author Readings, Philip Roth
  • Narrated by Philip Roth
  • 0 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Playing three roles with verve, Philip Roth gives a hilariously comic performance of two old men living in a cheap rooming house who pay a visit to a diffident graduate student to ask a convoluted and unusual favor.
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What the Critics Say

“If Roth were not so good a writer it would be the world’s duty to force him onto the stage." Saturday Review (John Ciardi)
“The Roth record is the best of this first group.” (Detroit News )
"You get the exuberant surprise of Philip Roth not only reading, but acting two disillusioned, perpetually injured old boarding house inhabitants.” (Joan Wickersham, Boston Globe, )


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-04-2014
  • Publisher: Calliope Author Readings