Oroonoko, or the Royal Slave

  • by Aphra Behn
  • Narrated by Alice Johnson
  • 2 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

A short novel by a woman first published as early as in 1688! On that merit alone it is interesting. But there is more.

This is a fictional work purporting to be the story of an African prince who eventually ends up in Surinam as a slave. It is also the very touching love story of the prince and his one and only love - despite the common practice of polygamy. Tragedy and revenge, or tragic revenge, if you will, is also another strong element of the story.

Fascinating tale, both historically and emotionally.


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-07-2017
  • Publisher: Audioliterature