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The Noel Coward Audio Collection

Noel Coward

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 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

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 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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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

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 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

Language:

English

Narrators:

Simon Jones

Length:

5h 19m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:29


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

10:34


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

08:54


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

10:25


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:38


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

14:34


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

08:31


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

12:56


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

07:59


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:45


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:34


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

16:51


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

09:50


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

10:44


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

15:29


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

10:07


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:12


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:24


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

00:09


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:12


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

01:10


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

01:25


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:57


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

00:39


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

01:05


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

01:21


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

01:14


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

01:47


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

00:58


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

02:51


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:43


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

02:21


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

00:29


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

02:19


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

02:40


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

01:47


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

04:15


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

03:13


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

01:07


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

02:25


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

00:24


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

14:07


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:10


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

03:47


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

08:29


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

12:41


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

21:35


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

03:36


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

01:20


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

03:58


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

04:00


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

00:22


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

02:17


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

03:31


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

04:41


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

02:33


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

02:07