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Dawn Chorus: A Sound Portrait of a British Woodland at Sunrise - CD

Presents an hour-long recording that captures the magical awakening of bird-life at daybreak in the British countryside. This CD offers a...

British Bird Sounds on CD: The Definitive Audio Guide to Birds in Britain (British Library - British Library Sound Archive)

This is a guide to all British birds whose sounds are likely to be encountered by the average birdwatcher. A total...

Wild World: A Journey in Sound to the Worlds Wildest Places

Experience the great wealth of wildlife on our planet through a journey in sound. In partnership with the Wildlife Sound Recording...

The Spoken Word: Stevie Smith (British Library - British Library Sound Archive)

Stevie Smith (1902–1971) was an English poet and novelist and a consummately dark craftsman who believed only she could do justice...

The Spoken Word: Travel Writers: Travel Writers and Explorers in Their Own Words (British Library - British Library Sound Archive)

This two-disc set features some of best known literary adventurers and explorers of the twentieth century in their own words. The...

Wild Scotland: An Audio Guide to the Wildlife of Scotland

Every traveler to Scotland is enthralled not only by the spectacular scenery but also the wealth of wildlife in the country...

The Spoken Word: Evelyn Waugh (British Library - British Library Sound Archive)

Evelyn Waugh was widely regarded as the most brilliant satirical novelist of his day. Drawing on previously unpublished BBC broadcasts, this...

The Spoken Word: The Bloomsbury Group (British Library - British Library Sound Archive)

 The Bloomsbury Group remains, to this day, one of modern culture’s most remarkable associations of individuals—the diverse contributions of the Bell...

Shakespeares Original Pronunciation: Speeches and Scenes Performed as Shakespeare Would Have Heard Them

How did the actors of Shakespeare’s stage sound to the audiences of his day? For the first time, this disc offers...

A Literary Love Affair

There’s nothing that gets readers’ hearts fluttering quite like a literary love affair. This disc of readings from some of the...