The Noel Coward Audio Collection, Noel Coward
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The Noel Coward Audio Collection

Author: Noel Coward

Narrator: Simon Jones

Abridged: 4 hr 47 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Harper Audio

Published: 04/12/2005

Genre: Literary Collections - English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh

Synopsis

Throughout his life, Noel Coward the master songwriter, 'derived a considerable amount of private pleasure from writing verse.' Much of it is gathered in this first ever CD collection. From moving war-time encounters to satirical barbs at familiar Coward targets and personal reminiscences, this delightful collection is a perfect blend of vintage Noel Coward sure to be enjoyed by faithful fans and new listeners alike.The collection includes two short stories, Cheap Excursion and The Kindness of Mrs. Radcliffe, and various poems. And from the Caedmon Treasury Sir Noel Coward himself and Margaret Leighton perform Coward's adaptation of his Brief Encounter, scenes from Blithe Spirit and Present Laughter, the interlude from Bernard Shaw's The Apple Cart, concluding with the duo reading more from Coward's Collected Verse.Performed by Simon Jones

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