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"With Great Pleasure" ... Celebrities Select Favourite Poems on BBC R4 , 2 x tapes

£3.99

Product description

Side One :-
Selected by David Bellamy :-
1) J A Ransome - Swallows & Amazons 2) H W Bates - Naturalist on the Amazon 3) E Lear - Courtship of Yonghy-Bonghy-Bo 4) W G-Smith - What? On Earth 5) D Bellamy reads {anonymous competition entry from a girl of ten, plus letter from her mother}.
Selected by Alan Bennett :-
6) N McCaig - Fetching Cows 7) G & W Grossmith - Diary of a Nobody 8) L Woolf - Beginning Again : an Autobiography of Years 1911-18 9) P Larkin - Whitsun Wedddings.
Selected by John Betjeman :- 10) T Hardy - Her Second Husband Hears Her Story 11) A E Housman - A Shropshire Lad 12) Housman - Eight O'clock 13) E W White - Thirty-Ninth Rose 14) R Surtees - Mr Sponge's Sporting Tour.

Side Two :-
Selected by Celia Johnson :-
1) R Kipling - A Smuggler's Song 2) Sir J Betjeman - Tregardock 3) J E Flecker - Old Ships 4) F Adcock - Future Work 5) Celia reads {extract from a Jane Austen Letter} 6) K Waterhouse - The Lord Said Unto Noah.
Selected by Lord Denning :-
7) L Hunt - Abou Ben Adhem 8) Lord Macaulay - Trial of Warren Hastings 9) R Browning - Home Thoughts from Abroad 10) R Brooke - The Soldier.
Selected by Lord Lichfield :-
11) H Belloc - Lord Lundy 12) A G MacDonnell - England, their England 13) L Heaps - Log of the Centurion 14) Canon H S Holland - Death is Nothing at All.

Side Three :-
Selected by Brian Johnston :-
1) L Carroll - Walrus & the Carpenter 2) A C Doyle - Hound of the Baskervilles 3) O Wilde - Selfish Giant 4) A Miller - (extract from) The Close of Play.
Selected by Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies :-
5) F Thompson - Kingdom of God 6) Shakespeare - Merchant of Venice 7) R Brooke - These I Have I Loved 8) T E Lawrence - Seven Pillars of Wisdom.
Selected by Michael Hordern :-
9) Anon - There was a Young Man from the Tyne 10) G E M Skues - Mr Theodore Castwell 11) J Mortimer - What Shall we Tell Caroline? 12) Shakespeare - (epilogue to) The Tempest.

Side Four :-
Selected by Mary O'Hara :-
1) K Grahame - Wind in the Willows 2) Chief Seathl - letter to the President of the US in 1885 3) R Wurmbrand - In God's Underground 4) R J Selig - The Pole Star 5) Lord Dunsany - And You Were Pleased?
Selected by John Timpson :-
6) Shakespeare - (extract from) Richard III 7) Dickens - (extract from) Pickwick Papers 8) Betjeman - Blame the Vicar 9) Anon - An Old English Nun's Prayer 10) L Marks - The Love that I have (or Code Poem for the French Resistance).
Selected by Ian Wallace :-
11) R L Stevenson - (excerpt from) Treasure Island 12) R Browning - My Last Duchess 13) Burns - A Red, Red Rose 14) R Gittings - Imaginings 15) Flanders & Swann - Slow Train.

Item details

Author(s):
Various Poets
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Cassette tape
Publisher:
BBC
Title:
With Great Pleasure

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Side One :-
Selected by David Bellamy :-
1) J A Ransome - Swallows & Amazons 2) H W Bates - Naturalist on the Amazon 3) E Lear - Courtship of Yonghy-Bonghy-Bo 4) W G-Smith - What? On Earth 5) D Bellamy reads {anonymous competition entry from a girl of ten, plus letter from her mother}.
Selected by Alan Bennett :-
6) N McCaig - Fetching Cows 7) G & W Grossmith - Diary of a Nobody 8) L Woolf - Beginning Again : an Autobiography of Years 1911-18 9) P Larkin - Whitsun Wedddings.
Selected by John Betjeman :- 10) T Hardy - Her Second Husband Hears Her Story 11) A E Housman - A Shropshire Lad 12) Housman - Eight O'clock 13) E W White - Thirty-Ninth Rose 14) R Surtees - Mr Sponge's Sporting Tour.

Side Two :-
Selected by Celia Johnson :-
1) R Kipling - A Smuggler's Song 2) Sir J Betjeman - Tregardock 3) J E Flecker - Old Ships 4) F Adcock - Future Work 5) Celia reads {extract from a Jane Austen Letter} 6) K Waterhouse - The Lord Said Unto Noah.
Selected by Lord Denning :-
7) L Hunt - Abou Ben Adhem 8) Lord Macaulay - Trial of Warren Hastings 9) R Browning - Home Thoughts from Abroad 10) R Brooke - The Soldier.
Selected by Lord Lichfield :-
11) H Belloc - Lord Lundy 12) A G MacDonnell - England, their England 13) L Heaps - Log of the Centurion 14) Canon H S Holland - Death is Nothing at All.

Side Three :-
Selected by Brian Johnston :-
1) L Carroll - Walrus & the Carpenter 2) A C Doyle - Hound of the Baskervilles 3) O Wilde - Selfish Giant 4) A Miller - (extract from) The Close of Play.
Selected by Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies :-
5) F Thompson - Kingdom of God 6) Shakespeare - Merchant of Venice 7) R Brooke - These I Have I Loved 8) T E Lawrence - Seven Pillars of Wisdom.
Selected by Michael Hordern :-
9) Anon - There was a Young Man from the Tyne 10) G E M Skues - Mr Theodore Castwell 11) J Mortimer - What Shall we Tell Caroline? 12) Shakespeare - (epilogue to) The Tempest.

Side Four :-
Selected by Mary O'Hara :-
1) K Grahame - Wind in the Willows 2) Chief Seathl - letter to the President of the US in 1885 3) R Wurmbrand - In God's Underground 4) R J Selig - The Pole Star 5) Lord Dunsany - And You Were Pleased?
Selected by John Timpson :-
6) Shakespeare - (extract from) Richard III 7) Dickens - (extract from) Pickwick Papers 8) Betjeman - Blame the Vicar 9) Anon - An Old English Nun's Prayer 10) L Marks - The Love that I have (or Code Poem for the French Resistance).
Selected by Ian Wallace :-
11) R L Stevenson - (excerpt from) Treasure Island 12) R Browning - My Last Duchess 13) Burns - A Red, Red Rose 14) R Gittings - Imaginings 15) Flanders & Swann - Slow Train.

Author(s):
Various Poets
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Cassette tape
Publisher:
BBC
Title:
With Great Pleasure

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