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    • Finnegans Wake

    • By: James Joyce
    • Narrated by: Cyril Cusack, Siobhan McKenna
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 73
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 63

    Cyril Cusack and Siobhan McKenna read from James Joyce's Finnegans Wake. This idiosyncratic novel is full of multilingual puns and portmanteau words, intended to recreate the experience of sleep and dreams.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • riverrun

    • By Michael Bubb on 07-25-15

    Regular price: $8.25

    • Scary Halloween Stories

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne, Charles Dickens, Robert Louis Stevenson, and others
    • Narrated by: Nelson Olmsted, Laurence Olivier, Basil Rathbone
    • Length: 2 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    Nine spine-chilling stories from Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Jerome K. Jerome, read by Laurence Olivier, Nelson Olmsted, and Basil Rathbone.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Campy old readings

    • By staples on 11-07-14

    Regular price: $9.39

    • Oedipus Rex

    • By: Sophocles
    • Narrated by: Douglas Campbell
    • Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35

    Full-cast dramatization of Oedipus the King, the Athenian tragedy by Sophocles that was first performed c. 429 BCE. Featuring Douglas Campbell, Eric House and Robert Goodier.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Hard to Hear

    • By Jackson on 03-05-18

    Regular price: $9.39

    • Four Noble Truths

    • By: Siddhartha Gautama Buddha
    • Narrated by: Emma Hignett
    • Length: 1 hr and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    The Four Noble Truths and Noble Eightfold Path, classically taught by the Buddha in the Dharmacakra Pravartana Sutra, read by Emma Hignett.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Selected excerpts from the Pali with commentary

    • By German on 12-20-11

    Regular price: $8.25

    • Henry V

    • By: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Ian McKellen, William Squire, Trevor Nunn
    • Length: 2 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Sir Ian McKellen, William Squire, Trevor Nunn and Gary Watson perform Shakespeare's play that tells the story of King Henry V of England, focusing on events immediately before and after the Battle of Agincourt during the Hundred Years' War.

    Regular price: $16.52

    • The Poetry of Emily Dickinson

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Julie Harris
    • Length: 45 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    A collection of the finest work of one of America's best-loved poets. Despite Dickinson's prolific writing, fewer than a dozen of her poems were published during her lifetime. Critics now consider Dickinson to be a major American poet. Read by Julie Harris.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really beautiful reading of familiar lines from ED

    • By Karla Smart on 07-22-17

    Regular price: $7.22

    • 5 Minute Short Stories for Children

    • By: Beatrix Potter, Hans Christian Andersen, Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Nicki White
    • Length: 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    An entertaining collection of short stories perfect for bedtime.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Does the narrator take a breath?

    • By Reader on 06-03-16

    Regular price: $6.39

    • You Can't Go Home Again

    • By: Thomas Wolfe
    • Narrated by: NBC Theater
    • Length: 55 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 33

    George Webber, a first-time author, writes a book that makes frequent references to his home town of Libya Hill. The book is a success, except in Libya Hill, where the residents believe that it paints an extremely distorted portrait of their town. They send Webber menacing letters, including death threats.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible Audio Quality

    • By Jes on 01-23-17

    Regular price: $5.77

    • The Winter's Tale (Dramatised)

    • By: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: John Guilgud, Peggy Ashcroft
    • Length: 2 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    King Leontes of Bohemia suspects his wife, Hermione, and his friend, Polixenes, of betraying him. When he forces Polixenes to flee for his life, Leontes sets in motion a chain of events that lead to death, a ferocious bear, an infant left in the snow, young love, and a statue coming to life. Sir John Gielgud and Dame Peggy Ashcroft lead a cast recording of Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful Production

    • By Carole T. on 06-13-12

    Regular price: $16.52

    • The Ultimate Sherlock Holmes Collection

    • By: Arthur Conan Doyle
    • Narrated by: Sir John Gielgud, Ralph Richardson, Bart Wolffe
    • Length: 6 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    An entertaining selection of Sherlock Holmes short stories narrated by renowned actors including Sir John Gielgud and Ralph Richardson.

    Regular price: $8.25

    • Medea

    • By: Euripides
    • Narrated by: Judith Anderson, Anthony Quayle
    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 27

    Judith Anderson and Anthony Quayle perform Medea, an ancient Greek tragedy written by Euripides. It is based upon the myth of Jason and Medea and first produced in 431 BC. The plot centers on the barbarian protagonist as she finds her position in the Greek world threatened, and the revenge she takes against her husband Jason who has betrayed her for another woman.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Recording could be better

    • By Marena on 07-15-13

    Regular price: $7.45

    • Ghost Stories of an Antiquary

    • By: M. R. James
    • Narrated by: Bart Wolffe, Emma Hignett, Emma Topping
    • Length: 5 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    Eight classic spine-tingling tales to thrill you by M. R. James. This was James' first collection of ghost stories which he intended to be read aloud in the tradition of spooky Christmas Eve tales.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Classic Stories of Hauntings and Supernatural Even

    • By Nan51 on 12-04-17

    Regular price: $10.32

    • The Poetry of W. B. Yeats

    • By: William Butler Yeats
    • Narrated by: William Butler Yeats, Siobhan McKenna
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    A wonderful selection of Yeats' finest work, read by the author himself along with Siobhan McKenna and others.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Nice production. but there are duplicate tracks

    • By Stephen Koritta on 04-19-18

    Regular price: $7.45

    • 10 Minute Short Stories for Children

    • By: Andersen Hans Christian, Beatrix Potter
    • Narrated by: Nicki White
    • Length: 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    A selection of classic children’s stories.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not calming at all

    • By Courtney W. on 03-02-17

    Regular price: $6.39

    • Hamlet

    • By: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Laurence Olivier
    • Length: 2 hrs and 23 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, or more simply Hamlet, is set in Denmark, and recounts how Prince Hamlet exacts revenge on his uncle Claudius, who has murdered Hamlet's father, the King, and then taken the throne and married Gertrude, Hamlet's mother. The play vividly charts the course of real and feigned madness—from overwhelming grief to seething rage—and explores themes of treachery, revenge, incest, and moral corruption.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Olivier is incomparable in terms of his delivery

    • By karransk on 09-23-13

    Regular price: $15.88

    • A Midsummer Night's Dream

    • By: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Ian McKellen, Prunella Scales, Frank Duncan, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    Lovers lives are complicated by city law, feuding faerie royalty, and, yes, love. Sir Ian McKellen, Prunella Scales, Frank Duncan, and Joan Hart perform Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • WONDERFUL!

    • By JM Saenz on 07-08-15

    Regular price: $15.01

    • The Letters of Heloise & Abelard

    • By: Peter Abelard, Heloise
    • Narrated by: Claire Bloom
    • Length: 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9

    The deepest currents of passion seldom break the surface of literature. Romantic classics abound; but however skilled a writer may be in verbalising an emotional experience, he cannot publicly evoke the heat of blood, the yearning of soul, bared in perfect intimacy between two beings. But letters can do this, and songs never meant to be sung by any but the lover, or the beloved.

    Regular price: $9.34

    • The Canterbury Tales

    • By: Geoffrey Chaucer
    • Narrated by: Neville Coghill, Cecil Trouncer, Robert Ross
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Read in a mixture of Middle-English and modern English, The Canterbury Tales is a collection of stories written by Geoffrey Chaucer at the end of the 14th century. The tales are told as part of a story-telling contest by a group of pilgrims as they travel together on a journey from Southwark to the shrine of Saint Thomas Becket at Canterbury Cathedral.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible Recording Quality

    • By Michael on 09-17-10

    Regular price: $7.45

    • The Very Best of Women's Short Stories

    • By: Kate Chopin, Katherine Mansfield, Winifred Holtby, and others
    • Narrated by: Emma Topping
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4

    A collection of short stories written by some of the greatest female writers of all time including Virginia Woolf, Kate Chopin, Katherine Mansfield, and Winifred Holtby.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful

    • By Virginia on 01-12-12

    Regular price: $10.65

    • The Richard Burton Poetry Collection

    • By: Samuel Coleridge, Thomas Hardy, John Donne
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    Richard Burton reads from Hardy and Donne, and performs a wonderful unabridged version of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" (along with Robert Hardy and John Neville).

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A truly great voice reading some excellent poems

    • By Jamie Milton Freestone on 02-11-12

    Regular price: $9.69

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