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  • ISBN: 9780060743031 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0060743034 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (47 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Abridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Harper Collins Publishers : 2003.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
First recorded in February of 1952, this remastered recording of Dylan Thomas reading A Child's Christmas in Wales recalls all of the sights, smells, and sounds of a long-ago Christmas. Thomas's wonderful recollection of this holiday in the seaside town of his youth is captured in this vivid performance. Also included are five poems selected and read by Dylan Thomas, including arguably his most well-known Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night. Includes: A Child's Christmas in Wales; Fern Hil; lDo Not Go Gentle IntoThat Good Nigh; tIn the White Giant's Thigh; Ballad of theLong-Legged Bait; Ceremony After a Fire Raid
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953 > Homes and haunts > Wales.
Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953 > Childhood and youth.
Christmas > Wales.
Poets, Welsh > 20th century > Biography.
Wales > Social life and customs.

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