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The History of English Literature

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Perry Keenlyside tells the remarkable story of the world's richest literary resource. The story-telling, the poetry, the growth of the novel and the great histories and essays which have informed the language and the imagination wherever English is spoken. This is the fourth in the Naxos AudioBooks Histories series.

Music:Music of the period

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Overview

Perry Keenlyside tells the remarkable story of the world's richest literary resource. The story-telling, the poetry, the growth of the novel and the great histories and essays which have informed the language and the imagination wherever English is spoken. This is the fourth in the Naxos AudioBooks Histories series.

Music:Music of the period

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789626342213
  • Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks Ltd.
  • Publication date: 6/28/2001
  • Format: CD
  • Edition description: Unabridged, 4 CDs
  • Product dimensions: 4.96 (w) x 5.68 (h) x 0.94 (d)

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Derek Jacobi: Spoken word audio has been a regular part of Derek Jacobi's extensive acting career. Following his success with the BBC television series of Robert Graves' I Claudius and Claudius the God, he recorded the work for audiobook. His recordings now encompass a wide variety of readings, including the Brother Cadfael series and, significantly, his landmark recording of Robert Fagel's translation of Homer's The Odyssey.

Derek Jacobi: Spoken word audio has been a regular part of Derek Jacobi's extensive acting career. Following his success with the BBC television series of Robert Graves' I Claudius and Claudius the God, he recorded the work for audiobook. His recordings now encompass a wide variety of readings, including the Brother Cadfael series and, significantly, his landmark recording of Robert Fagel's translation of Homer's The Odyssey.

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