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    • The Richard Burton Poetry Collection

    • Written by: Samuel Coleridge, Thomas Hardy, John Donne
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Richard Burton reads from Hardy and Donne, and performs a wonderful unabridged version of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" (along with Robert Hardy and John Neville).

    Price: CDN$ 13.02

    • Richard Burton Poetry Collection : Volume 2

    • Written by: William Shakespeare, John Donne, Thomas Hardy
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
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    Distinguished actor and six-time Academy Award nominee Richard Burton reads a selection of his favourite poetry. Volume 2 in this dramatic audiobook series includes selections from William Shakespeare, John Donne, and Thomas Hardy....

    Price: CDN$ 13.02

    • The Love Poetry of John Donne

    • Written by: John Donne
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton
    • Length: 34 mins
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    John Donne (1572 – 1631) was an English poet, preacher, and a major representative of the metaphysical poets of the period. His works are notable for their realistic and sensual style and include sonnets, love poetry, religious poems, Latin translations, epigrams, elegies, songs, satires, and sermons. His poetry is noted for its vibrancy of language and inventiveness of metaphor, especially as compared to those of his contemporaries.

    Price: CDN$ 5.45

    • Under Milk Wood and Other Plays

    • Written by: Dylan Thomas
    • Narrated by: Richard Bebb, Richard Burton, Dylan Thomas, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
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    Under Milk Wood is Dylan Thomas's undisputed and unforgettable masterpiece - an affectionate, but hilarious portrait of a small Welsh town. The classic 1954 recording, featuring a perfect cast led by Richard Burton as "First Voice", is rightly considered to be definitive. This collection also includes two earlier radio programs: Return Journey to Swansea and Quite Early One Morning, read by Dylan Thomas and others.

    Price: CDN$ 16.66

    • Burton at the BBC

    • Classic Excerpts from the BBC Archive
    • Written by: BBC Audio
    • Narrated by: full cast, Richard Burton
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
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    Highlights from Richard Burton's finest BBC radio performances from the 1940s to the 1980s. Richard Burton was one of the most famous British actors of the twentieth century, renowned for his magical, mellifluous voice. Before Hollywood tempted him away, he worked frequently for the BBC and many of his most electrifying performances were recorded there.

    Price: CDN$ 17.19

    • The George Bernard Shaw Collection

    • Written by: George Bernard Shaw
    • Narrated by: Shirley Knight, Anne Heche, JoBeth Williams, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 59 mins
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    Eight of George Bernard Shaw's most memorable plays in one splendid collection: Mrs. Warren’s Profession, Arms and the Man, Candida, The Devil’s Disciple, Major Barbara, The Doctor’s Dilemma, Misalliance, and Pygmalion.

    Price: CDN$ 26.81

    • Richard Burton's Hamlet

    • Written by: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton, a full cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 58 mins
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    This production of Hamlet, directed by Sir John Gielgud and starring Richard Burton, was recorded in the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, and with the actors performing just as they would if you went to see a production tonight. "The particular intensity and nerves of this is probably the same kind of thing that excites an audience in live theater," says Richard Burton.

    Price: CDN$ 37.63

    • Under Milk Wood (Dramatised)

    • Written by: Dylan Thomas
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton
    • Length: 1 hr and 27 mins
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    Richard Burton’s voice has been digitally remastered and seamlessly mixed with an all-Welsh cast to create a magical, fresh visit to the unique but universally recognisable world of Llareggub. Richard Burton’s inimitable narration as the Narrator in the BBC’s 1963 recording of 'Under Milk Wood' was hugely acclaimed.

    Price: CDN$ 14.33

    • The Essential Dylan Thomas

    • Written by: Dylan Thomas
    • Narrated by: Dylan Thomas, Richard Bebb, Jason Hughes, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
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    This varied, well-chosen selection brings onto one audiobook the best of Dylan Thomas. Here is the legendary recording of "Under Milk Wood", with Richard Burton and Richard Bebb as narrators; but here also are two radio productions he wrote before that great classic, and though interesting in their own right, they show how "Under Milk Wood" grew gradually in his imagination.

    Price: CDN$ 19.98

    • Coriolanus

    • Written by: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton, Jessica Tandy
    • Length: 3 hrs and 20 mins
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    A classic performance of one of the Bard's classics.

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    • By Amazon Customer on 2018-11-28

    Price: CDN$ 16.59

    • The Classical Poetry Collection, Volume 3

    • Written by: John Keats, William Wordsworth, William Shakespeare, and others
    • Narrated by: Ralph Richardson, Richard Burton, Dylan Thomas, and others
    • Length: 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The finest voices reading a wonderful selection of poetry accompanied by selected classical music.

    Price: CDN$ 12.42

    • Vivat Rex: Volume One (Dramatisation)

    • Landmark Drama from the BBC Radio Archive
    • Written by: William Shakespeare, Christopher Marlowe, Ben Jonson, and others
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton, Full Cast
    • Length: 12 hrs and 42 mins
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    Richard Burton narrates this famous dramatic chronicle of the English Crown, a treasure of the BBC radio archive published on audible for the very first time. Vivat Rex is the landmark drama series first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1977.

    Price: CDN$ 45.85

    • The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

    • Written by: Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Richard Burton and Ralph Richardson join together in this unqiue musical production of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's "Rime of the Ancient Mariner". The superb delivery of both these actors is augmented by an original soundtrack composed by David Moore.

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    • Delightful combination of narrative and music.

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    Price: CDN$ 9.55

    • David Copperfield

    • Written by: Charles Dickens
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton
    • Length: 53 mins
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    Here is Charles Dickens' semi-autobiographical tale of a boy who is sent away by his stepfather after his mother dies but manages to overcome many incredible adversities.

    Price: CDN$ 7.64

    • Vivat Rex: Volume 2

    • Landmark drama from the BBC Radio Archive
    • Written by: William Shakespeare, Christopher Marlowe, Ben Jonson, and others
    • Narrated by: full cast, Richard Burton
    • Length: 12 hrs and 34 mins
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    Richard Burton narrates the second volume of this famous dramatic chronicle of the English Crown, a treasure of the BBC radio archive published in audiobook for the very first time. Vivat Rex is the landmark drama series first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1977. Over the course of 26 installments, each one narrated by Richard Burton with a full cast, the fortunes of the English Crown are followed through 225 years of British history, from Edward II’s accession in 1307 to the birth of Elizabeth I.

    Price: CDN$ 43.73

    • The Classical Poetry Collection, Volume 4

    • Written by: Thomas Hardy, Rupert Brooke, William Blake, and others
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton, Dylan Thomas, Edith Evans
    • Length: 32 mins
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    The finest voices reading a wonderful selection of poetry accompanied by selected classical music.

    Price: CDN$ 12.42

    • Ghostly Poetry

    • Written by: Edgar Allan Poe, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Lord Byron
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton, David Moore
    • Length: 1 hr and 20 mins
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    Ghostly Poetry is a collection of poetry to send a tingle down your spine. Listen to these classic supernatural poems from Edgar Allan Poe, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and Lord Byron, amongst many others.

    Price: CDN$ 12.42

    • The Poetry of Thomas Hardy

    • Written by: Thomas Hardy
    • Narrated by: Carleton Hobbs, John Glen, Richard Burton, and others
    • Length: 36 mins
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    A collection of Thomas Hardy's finest poetry read by Carleton Hobbs, John Glen, Richard Burton, and Edith Evans.

    Price: CDN$ 7.64

    • Killer's Law

    • Written by: L. Ron Hubbard
    • Narrated by: R. F. Daley, Corey Burton, Brooke Bloom, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
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    Sheriff Kyle of Deadeye, Nevada, is headed east to the nation’s capital. Kyle’s about to discover that the law can be even wilder in the big city than in the Wild West. It’s a fact that hits home when he’s the one accused...of murder. Kyle’s come to the city to give a report to his senator on the misdeeds of Nevada’s filthy rich copper kings. But before he has a chance, he’s knocked unconscious, later coming to alongside his senator - now dead, with Kyle’s knife embedded in the corpse.

    Price: CDN$ 19.78

    • Richard Burton Reads the Poetry of Thomas Hardy

    • Written by: Thomas Hardy
    • Narrated by: Richard Burton
    • Length: 40 mins
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    Richard Burton, the multi-award winning actor, reads the finest work of Thomas Hardy.

    Price: CDN$ 9.55

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