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  • The Untold Story of the Talking Book | Matthew Rubery

    The Untold Story of the Talking Book

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Matthew Rubery
    • Narrated By Jim Denison
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    Histories of the book often move straight from the codex to the digital screen. Left out of that familiar account is nearly 150 years of audio recordings. Recounting the fascinating history of audio-recorded literature, Matthew Rubery traces the path of innovation from Edison's recitation of "Mary Had a Little Lamb" for his tinfoil phonograph in 1877 to the first novel-length talking books made for blinded World War I veterans to today's billion-dollar audiobook industry.

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