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La chèvre de Monsieur Seguin, as read by Fernandel

La chèvre de Monsieur Seguin, as read by Fernandel

This is the first minute or so of a recording which every French person has heard. It's Fernandel's reading of a classic short story by Alphonse Daudet. Fernandel had a delightful Marseilles accent and gave a great reading.

To read more about Fernandel, here is a link to the Wikipidia article.

Print the transcript! This is the story as read by Fernandel. There are a couple of changes compared to the original story. You'll want this file in order to follow along with the recording.
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