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Catching Life by the Throat written by Josephine Hart performed by Famous British Actors on CD (Abridged)

Catching Life by the Throat written by Josephine Hart performed by Famous British Actors on CD (Abridged)£7.99  -  £14.99

A Magnificent production for anyone interested in poetry!

This set features live recordings from the Josephine Hart Poetry Hour: Eight of the greatest poets in the English language.


Diana - A Dedication in Seven Ages written by Various Famous Poets performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

Diana - A Dedication in Seven Ages written by Various Famous Poets performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£5.99

An anthology of poetry accompanied by classical music, based on Lord Owen's "Seven Ages: Poetry for a Lifetime".

The CDs feature over 100 poems read by 40 actors.

They include: Michael Caine reading Rudyard Kipling's "If"; Ralph Fiennes reading Thomas Hood's "I Remember, I Remember"; John Cleese reading "The Owl and the Pussycat"; and Pete Postlethwaite reading "Kubla Khan".


John Betjeman - A First Class Collection written by John Betjeman performed by John Betjeman on CD (Abridged)

John Betjeman - A First Class Collection written by John Betjeman performed by John Betjeman on CD (Abridged)£19.99

Sir John Betjeman's unique relationship with the BBC left a lasting legacy of poetry, readings and performances. "A First Class Collection" features a selection of some of his most memorable and best-loved poetry.


The Best of Irish Poetry written by Various performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

The Best of Irish Poetry written by Various performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£15.99

A fantastic collection of Irish poetry including poems by Oscar Wilde, W.B. Yeats, Seamus Heaney, James Joyce and many others.

Poems are read by Niamh Cusack, Dervla Kirwan, T.P. McKenna and Aidan Gillen.


The Best Scottish Poetry written by Various Scottish Poets performed by Alan Cumming, Hannah Gordon, Daniela Nardini and David Rintoul on CD (Abridged)

The Best Scottish Poetry written by Various Scottish Poets performed by Alan Cumming, Hannah Gordon, Daniela Nardini and David Rintoul on CD (Abridged)£5.99

A Genius Performance by David Rintoul!

A brilliant selection of great poetry by some of the very best Scottish poets including Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott, James Thomson and Hugh MacDiarmid.


The Great Poets - Emily Dickinson written by Emily Dickinson performed by Teresa Gallagher on CD (Unabridged)

The Great Poets - Emily Dickinson written by Emily Dickinson performed by Teresa Gallagher on CD (Unabridged)£5.99

Some of the finest poems by Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), a unique voice in American poetry. She is known for her short poems, full of acute observations and deft use of language.


The Pam Ayres Poetry Collection written by Pam Ayres performed by Pam Ayres on CD (Unabridged)

The Pam Ayres Poetry Collection written by Pam Ayres performed by Pam Ayres on CD (Unabridged)£8.99

Writer, poet and broadcaster Pam Ayres has been making her fans smile for more than 30 years since her first television appearance on Opportunity Knocks. This audiobook contains a collection of her poetry.


The Poetry of Rudyard Kipling written by Rudyard Kipling performed by Various Famous Actors, Edward Woodward, Anthony Quayle and Boris Karloff on CD (Abridged)

The Poetry of Rudyard Kipling written by Rudyard Kipling performed by Various Famous Actors, Edward Woodward, Anthony Quayle and Boris Karloff on CD (Abridged)£33.99

There is in the eminently quotable lines of Kipling's poetry a varying shimmer of greatness. His poems convey strong emotions of bitterness, humanity and sentiment. They are poems of kinship with humankind, of nobility, of reflected glory and the futilities of our own time.


The Sonnets written by William Shakespeare performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Unabridged)

The Sonnets written by William Shakespeare performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Unabridged)£3.99   £3.19

This new edition focuses on the Sonnets as poetry - sometimes strikingly individual poems, but often subtly interlinked in thematic, imagistic and other groupings.


Words that Burn written by Josephine Hart performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

Words that Burn written by Josephine Hart performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£11.99  -  £24.99

More wonderful Poetry from Milton, Byron, Keats, Shelley, Browning, Frost and Lowell.

Performed genius actors including Eileen Atkins, Nancy Carroll, Alan Cox, Charles Dance, Joanna David, Lindsay Duncan, Edward Fox, Emilia Fox, Robert Hardy, Tom Hollander, Jeremy Irons, Felicity Kendall, Elizabeth McGovern, Mark Strong, Dominic West, Greg Wise

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