Arbery: Drama and Fiction, Old and New
A Terribly Strange Bed
Jul 31, 2020 · 32 min
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A young man wins a fortune in a disreputable gambling-house in Paris, gets drunk with an old soldier and then fears for his life. 

A short story from William Wilkie Collins, the author of The Woman in White and The Moonstone, originally published in 1852 in Household Words, a magazine edited by Charles Dickens. 

Read by Michael Robert-Brown.  michaelrobertbrown.com 

Also Michael Robert-Brown from Arbery Podcasts: two comic stories from Anton Chekhov: The Slanderer & A Work of Art

Title image: Konstantin Korovin 

Music: music4video

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