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Dylan Thomas & Richard Burton read Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas & Richard Burton read Dylan Thomas
Dylan Thomas & Richard Burton read Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas & Richard Burton read Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas
Richard Burton

Catalogue Number: ALN 1924
Number of Discs: 1
Date/Runtime: AAD, 78:35 1951-4




“Burton was greatly affected at the death of his favourite drinking companion, Dylan Thomas…..When Burton himself died in 1984 he was buried with a copy of Dylan Thomas’ Collected Poems.” James Murray

  • [1] Over Sir John’s Hill (rec.1951)
  • [2] A Few Words Of A Kind (rec.1951)
  • [3] Light Breaks Where No Sun Shines (rec.1953)
  • [4] The Hunchback In The Park (rec.1951)
  • [5] After The Funeral (rec.1953)
  • [6] In Country Sleep (rec.1953)

Above selection written and read by Dylan Thomas

  • [7] In my craft and sullen art
  • [8] The force that through the green fuse drives the flower
  • [9] A Winter’s Tale
  • [10] The hand that signed the paper
  • [11] The Ballad of the Long-Legged Bait
  • [12] Fernhill
  • [13] I see the boys of summer
  • [14] Lament
  • [15] Lie still, sleep becalmed
  • [16] Do not go gentle into that good night
  • [17] Poem in October
  • [18] And death shall have no dominion

Above selection read by Richard Burton (rec. 1954)