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The London Library of Recorded English, Book III: Narrative Poetry

Various Artists
The London Library of Recorded English, Book III: Narrative Poetry

The third volume of the London Library of Recorded English focuses on narrative poetry, which tells a story using characters and plotlines. This collection includes the works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Robert Browning, and Robert Burns. The performers for this volume include Shakespearean actor John Laurie, Old Vic Theatre Company member Julian Randall, actor Cecil Trouncer, and broadcaster V.C. Clinton-Baddeley.

Track Listing

101
Oliver Goldsmith: The Deserted Village Cecil Trouncer 4:04
102
Robert Burns: Bonny Lesley John Laurie 1:14
103
Sir Walter Scott: Jock of Hazeldean John Laurie 1:26
104
Sir Walter Scott: Pibroch of Donuil Dhu John Laurie 1:15
105
Alfred, Lord Tennyson: The Lady of Shalott V.C. Clinton-Baddeley 9:12
106
Robert Browning: How They Brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix Julian Randall 3:17
107
William Morris: Shameful Death John Laurie 2:37
108
Hilaire Belloc: Tarantella V.C. Clinton-Baddeley 1:38
109
Walter de la Mare: Off the Ground V.C. Clinton-Baddeley 3:06
110
Walter de la Mare: Sam V.C. Clinton-Baddeley 2:17
111
John Masefield: Reynard the Fox Julian Randall 3:29
112
Traditional: Sir Patrick Spens John Laurie 4:13
113
Traditional: Lord Randall John Laurie 1:49

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