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Great Historical Shakespeare Recordings and a Miscellany

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This unique and unusual compilation contains some of the greatest recordings from the beginning of the recording era. It includes a wide range of the works of Shakespeare, featuring Henry Irving, Ellen Tracy, Herbert Beerbohm Tree, John Barrymore, John Gielgud, Sybil Thorndike, Hugh Casson, Laurence Olivier and many more, with other memorable performances from Charles Laug ...more
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Published August 1st 2000 by Naxos Audiobooks
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Interesting to listen to once - not worth it to listen multiple times. Occasionally the exact same passages would be repeated twice by different actors which was ok for comparitive purposes but wasn't the reason I was listening...
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William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon" (or simply "The Bard"). His surviving works consist of 38 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, and several other poems. His plays have been tr ...more
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