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Betjeman reads Betjeman (two tapes of John's lovely poetry and verse)

£3.99

Product description

The first cassette in the package, is a collection of John's poems :-
Side One :-
1) Middlesex 2) Harrow-on-the-Hill 3) Upper Lamborne 4) Wantage Bells 5) Trebetherick 6) The Heart of Thomas Hardy 7) The Arrest of Oscar Wilde 8) I M Walter Ramsden 9) Devonshire Street W1 10) In a Bath Teashop 11) The Attempt 12) The Irish Unionist's Farewell
Side Two :-
1) A Lincolnshire Church 2) Pot-Pourri from a Surrey Garden 3) Henley-on-Thames 4) Diary of a Church Mouse 5) In the Public Gardens 6) Eunice 7) The Last of Her Order 8) Matlock Bath

The second cassette, consists of selections from Betjeman's masterpiece "Summoned by Bells" :-
Side Three :-
1) Middlesex quiet 2) author is told he is an alien 3) an altercation at an auction bridge party 4) an unpleasant nursemaid 5) the factory 6) author is expected to carry on family business 7) author's preference for poetry 8) early attempts at writing poetry 9) disappointment of father 10) Highgate Junior School 11) suspected of being a German spy 12) the American master, Mr Eliot, and the enigma of his opinion of author's poems 13) Cornwall in childhood 14) private school at Oxford 15) river expedition
Side Four :-
1) Marlborough 2) sense of impending doom 3) rules 4) immunity during chapel services 5) Upper School 6) Upper's ranks 7) evening prep 8) 'Big Fire' 9) Cornwall in adolescence 10) the author's mother 11) a row at breakfast 12) Oxford 13) the George Restaurant, Oxford 14) chatter of Restaurant's customers 15) Sunday morning 16) High Mass at Pusey House 17) dinner in Wadham with Maurice Bowra 18) irregular ode to Oxford 19) the leisured set in Canterbury Quad 20) Edward James 21) author fails in Holy Scripture 22) becomes a private schoolmaster

(length : approx. 1hr 30mins)

Item details

Author(s):
Betjeman , John
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Cassette tape
Publisher:
Argo / Decca
Title:
Betjeman reads Betjeman

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The first cassette in the package, is a collection of John's poems :-
Side One :-
1) Middlesex 2) Harrow-on-the-Hill 3) Upper Lamborne 4) Wantage Bells 5) Trebetherick 6) The Heart of Thomas Hardy 7) The Arrest of Oscar Wilde 8) I M Walter Ramsden 9) Devonshire Street W1 10) In a Bath Teashop 11) The Attempt 12) The Irish Unionist's Farewell
Side Two :-
1) A Lincolnshire Church 2) Pot-Pourri from a Surrey Garden 3) Henley-on-Thames 4) Diary of a Church Mouse 5) In the Public Gardens 6) Eunice 7) The Last of Her Order 8) Matlock Bath

The second cassette, consists of selections from Betjeman's masterpiece "Summoned by Bells" :-
Side Three :-
1) Middlesex quiet 2) author is told he is an alien 3) an altercation at an auction bridge party 4) an unpleasant nursemaid 5) the factory 6) author is expected to carry on family business 7) author's preference for poetry 8) early attempts at writing poetry 9) disappointment of father 10) Highgate Junior School 11) suspected of being a German spy 12) the American master, Mr Eliot, and the enigma of his opinion of author's poems 13) Cornwall in childhood 14) private school at Oxford 15) river expedition
Side Four :-
1) Marlborough 2) sense of impending doom 3) rules 4) immunity during chapel services 5) Upper School 6) Upper's ranks 7) evening prep 8) 'Big Fire' 9) Cornwall in adolescence 10) the author's mother 11) a row at breakfast 12) Oxford 13) the George Restaurant, Oxford 14) chatter of Restaurant's customers 15) Sunday morning 16) High Mass at Pusey House 17) dinner in Wadham with Maurice Bowra 18) irregular ode to Oxford 19) the leisured set in Canterbury Quad 20) Edward James 21) author fails in Holy Scripture 22) becomes a private schoolmaster

(length : approx. 1hr 30mins)

Author(s):
Betjeman , John
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Cassette tape
Publisher:
Argo / Decca
Title:
Betjeman reads Betjeman

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