The History of English Literature - 4 CDs


Perry Keenlyside read by Derek Jacobi and Cast

Published by Naxos AudioBooks

This beguiling journey of seven centuries of poetry, prose and drama opens with 'Canterbury Tales' as part of the first of 10 Sections - The Age of Chaucer - The End of Chivalry - The Triumphs of Oriana - Puritan's Progress - Restoration - The Augustan Age - Romantic Revolution - Faith and Doubt - The Victorian Age - The Age of Anxiety and, finally Post War, Post Modern. A distinguished cast of actors bring this all to life with more than a 100 excerpts

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