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Summoned by Bells Audiobook

Summoned by Bells: A Life in Verse

In the famous tones of Sir John himself this magnificent autobiography in verse poignantly describes the pains and pleasures of growing up. "Summoned by Bells can hardly help being a landmark....one seems to be living his childhood and boyhood with him." -Stephen Spender
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In the famous tones of Sir John himself this magnificent autobiography in verse poignantly describes the pains and pleasures of growing up.

"Summoned by Bells can hardly help being a landmark.../one seems to be living his childhood and boyhood with him." -Stephen Spender

©2008 BBC Audiobooks Ltd; (P)2008 BBC Audiobooks Ltd

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  • Hilary
    Perthshire
    1/18/16
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    "A beautiful listen"

    What a treat to hear John Betjeman reading his verse early autobiography summoned by bells (no 'the' as per the Audible name) A gentle enjoyable relaxing listen which made me smile.

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