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‘One of the best anthologies of the year… An arresting, deeply moving collection of the best of British poetry read by a star-studded cast.’ The Independent This exceptional anthology, based on Lord Owen’s published anthology Seven Ages – Poetry for a Lifetime, features many of Britain’s leading actors who have all given their services for charity. Shakespeare’s ‘seven ages’ speech (read by Sir Ian McKellen) punctuates the programme which contains over four hundred poems read by forty actors. Michael Caine reads Kipling’s ‘If’; Ralph Fiennes reads Hood’s ‘I Remember, I Remember’; John Cleese reads ‘The Owl and the Pussycat’; Pete Postlethwaite reads ‘Kubla Khan’.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Full Cast, Judi Dench, Catherine McCormack, Ian McKellen, John Cleese, Pete Postlethwaite

Length:

2h 35m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:35

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:36


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:09


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

00:16


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

00:18


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

00:58


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:05


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

00:20


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

00:52


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

00:22


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

02:30


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:23


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:55


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

02:40


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:27


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:27


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:29


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:13


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

00:29


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

00:58


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

00:29


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

00:38


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

00:34


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

00:39


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

00:34


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

00:14


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

01:04


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:07


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

02:19


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

02:05


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

01:33


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

01:28


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

00:39


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

01:05


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

02:34


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

01:30


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

01:24


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

03:10


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

01:58


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

01:32


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

00:33


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

00:13


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

00:44


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

00:53


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

00:32


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

01:12


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

00:53


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

01:08


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

01:24


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

01:36


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

00:52


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

01:12


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

01:02


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

01:14


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

00:42


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

01:10


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

00:42


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

00:25


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

00:53


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

00:58


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

01:01


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

01:22


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

00:35


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

01:05


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

00:53


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

00:19


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

03:23


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

00:26


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

01:14


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

00:34


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

05:50


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

00:56


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

01:30


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

01:03


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

01:46


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

01:17


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

01:01


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

00:48


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

02:08


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

00:44


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

00:41


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

00:19


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

02:22


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

00:49


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

00:43


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

00:58


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

00:23


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

01:06


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

00:57


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

00:57


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

00:17


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

01:31


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

01:09


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

03:29


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

00:34


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

00:21


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

01:19


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

00:48


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

01:41


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

02:32


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

01:47


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

01:10


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

01:04


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

00:39


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

00:30


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

00:47


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

01:40


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

00:21


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

01:12


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

00:33


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

01:15


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

02:12


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

01:04


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

01:42


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

02:01


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

00:48


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

01:08


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

01:00


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

00:25


Chapter 119
Chapter 119

01:34


Chapter 120
Chapter 120

01:01


Chapter 121
Chapter 121

00:41


Chapter 122
Chapter 122

01:17


Chapter 123
Chapter 123

00:40


Chapter 124
Chapter 124

01:13


Chapter 125
Chapter 125

01:41


Chapter 126
Chapter 126

01:36