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KEENLYSIDE: The History of English Literature (Anton Lesser/ Derek Jacobi/ John Shrapnel/ Jonathan Keeble/ Nicolas Soames/ Teresa Gallagher) (Naxos Audio Books: NA422112)



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Perry Keenlyside tells the remarkable story of the world's richest literary resource. The story-telling, the poetry, the growth of the novel and the great histories and essays which have informed the language and the imagination wherever English is spoken. This is the fourth in the Naxos AudioBooks Histories series.
Facts
Item number NA422112
Barcode 9789626342213
Release date 31/10/2005
Category Classic Fiction & Modern Classics | AudioBooks
Label Naxos AudioBooks
Media type CD
Number of units 4
Performers
Artists John Shrapnel
Jonathan Keeble
Anton Lesser
Teresa Gallagher
Derek Jacobi
Composers James Curnow
Producers Nicolas Soames
Disc: 1
The Age of Chaucer
1 Geoffrey Chaucer - The Canterbury Tales
2 Extract from The Miller's Tale
3 Extract from The Franklin's Tale
4 William Langland - The Book Concerning Piers Plowm
5 The 'Gawain' poet - Sir Gawain and the Green Knigh
6 John Gower - Confessio Amantis
The End of Chivalry
7 John Lydgate - The Duplicity of Women, mid 15th ce
8 Anon - I Sing of a Maiden, early 15th century
9 Anon - Carol of Agincourt, circa 1415
10 Anon - Black-smutted Smiths, mid 15th century
11 Sir Thomas Malory - Le Morte d'Arthur from The Dea
12 John Skelton - Lullaby
13 Sir Thomas Wyatt - They flee from me...
14 Sir Thomas More - Utopia
15 Thomas Cranmer - The Book of Common Prayer
16 The Triumphs of Oriana
17 Sir Walter Ralegh - As You Came from the Holy Land
18 Edmund Spenser - The Faerie Queene, 1589
19 Sir Philip Sidney - Astrophel and Stella, 1582
20 William Shakespeare - The Sonnets, 1609
21 Three Sonnets - Shall I compare thee... / The expe
22 Christopher Marlowe - The Passionate Shepherd to h
23 Ben Jonson - To Celia: Drink to Me Only
24 John Donne - Busie Old Foole, Unrulie Sunne
25 A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
26 Holy Sonnets
27 Elizabethan Drama
28 Christopher Marlow - Dr Faustus
29 William Shakespeare
Disc: 2
The Triumphs of Oriana
1 Henry IV Part I
2 A Midsummer Night's Dream
3 King Lear
4 The Authorised Version of the Bible - The Song of
5 Francis Bacon - What is Truth?
6 John Donne - Sermons
Puritan's Progress
7 Richard Lovelace - To Lucasta, Going to the Wars
8 George Herbert - Love
9 Henry Vaughan - The Retreate
10 Robert Herrick - To Daffodils
11 Richard Lovelace - To Althea, from Prison
12 John Milton
13 Paradise Lost
14 Andrew Marvell - The Definition of Love
15 To His Coy Mistress
16 John Bunyan
17 The Pilgrim's Progress
Restoration
18 Daniel Defoe
19 Moll Flanders
20 John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester - A Song of a Young
21 John Dryden - Song for St Cecilia's Day
22 William Congreve - The Way of the World
23 The Augustan Age - Alexander Pope
24 The Rape of the Lock
25 Essay on Man
26 Jonathan Swift
27 Gulliver's Travels
28 Samuel Johnson
29 Preface to Shakespeare
30 Henry Fielding
31 The Adventures of Joseph Andrews and his Friend, M
Disc: 3
The Augustan Age
1 Thomas Gray - Elegy Written in a Country Church-Ya
Romantic Revolution
2 William Blake - Auguries of Innocence
3 Mock on, Mock on Voltaire, Rousseau
4 William Wordsworth - Lines Composed a Few Miles Ab
5 Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Kubla Khan
6 The Gothic Novel - Mary Shelley Frankenstein
7 Jane Austen
8 Emma
9 Percy Bysshe Shelley
10 Ode to the West Wind
11 George Gordon, Lord Byron - Fragment
12 John Keats - Ode on Melancholy / Ode to a Nighting
Faith and Doubt - The Victorian Age
13 Alfred, Lord Tennyson - Be near me when my light i
14 Charles Dickens - Hard Times / Great Expectations
15 Children's literature - The Detective Novel
16 The Brontes: Charlotte Bronte; Ann Bronte: Emily B
17 Matthew Arnold - Dover Beach
18 George Eliot - Middlemarch
19 Alfred, Lord Tennyson - In Memoriam, Tears, Idle T
20 Christina Rossetti - A Pause
21 Robert Browning - My Last Duchess
22 Rudyard Kipling - Recessional
23 Thomas Hardy - Neutral Tones / Tess of the d'Urber
24 Gerard Manley Hopkins - No wrost, there is none
25 Alfred Edward Housman
Disc: 4
The Age of Anxiety
1 Into my Heart an air that kills (A Shropshire Lad)
2 Henry James
3 Joseph Conrad - Heart of Darkness
4 Herbert George Wells - The War of the Worlds
5 David Herbert Lawrence - Odour of Chrysanthemums
6 Wilfred Owen - Futility
7 William Butler Yeats - The Second Coming, Collecte
8 James Joyce - Dubliners / Finnegans Wake
9 Virginia Woolf - To the Lighthouse
10 Evelyn Waugh - Decline and Fall
11 George Orwell - Coming Up for Air
12 T.S. Eliot
13 Wystan Hugh Auden - Lay your sleeping head, my lov
Post-War, Post-Modern
14 Cecil Day-Lewis
15 Keith Douglas - How to Kill
16 Dylan Thomas - A Refusal to Mourn the Death, By Fi
17 Ivy Compton-Burnett / Jean Rhys / Doris Lessing
18 Muriel Spark - Memento Mori / Iris Murdoch / Graha
19 William Golding - The Spire / Angus Wilson / Anth
20 Kingsley Amis - Lucky Jim
21 Philip Larkin - Coming
22 Sir John Betjeman - The Metropolitan Railway: Bake
23 Ted Hughes - Thrushes
24 James Graham Ballard - Empire of the Sun
25 Carol Ann Duffy - Pilate's Wife
26 Epilogue
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