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    • The Poetry of Tennyson

    • (Selection)
    • By: Lord Alfred Tennyson
    • Narrated by: Dame Sybil Thorndike, Sir Lewis Casson, Robert Speaight
    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    This poet of Victorian times was held in awe for his magnificent works, including "In Memoriam", "Morte D'Arthur", and "Charge of the Light Brigade". His language and command of vocabulary seem particularly in keeping with the grand sweep of Victorian ambition. Many selections are asembled here and read with great character by Dame Sybil Thorndike, Sir Edward Casson, and Robert Speaight.

    Regular price: $5.15

    • Henry VIII

    • By: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Sybil Thorndike
    • Length: 54 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    This abridged performance of the last of Shakespeare's plays founded on English history was recorded in 1952. Henry VIII was first published in the 1623 folio edition of Shakespeare's plays. This performance stars Dame Sybil Thorndike, Sir Lewis Casson & Ralph Truman (as King Henry VIII).

    Regular price: $7.22

    • Poems By Tennyson

    • By: Alfred Tennyson
    • Narrated by: Sybil Thorndike
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    A selection of Tennyson's greatest poetry read by Dame Sybil Thorndike.

    Regular price: $7.45