NARRATIVE VERSE – Volume 1. Poetry can capture the imagination in a few short lines but Narrative Verse or Poetry takes the form of telling a story whether it be simple or complex in a longer form. Among the most ancient forms of poetry it has widespread roots through almost every culture. In Volume 1 we bring you the classics of; The Ballad Of Reading Gaol - Oscar Wilde, The Highwayman - Alfred Noyes and The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner - Samuel Taylor Coleridge. They are read for you by the renowned actors Sean Barrett and David Shaw-Parker.