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Dunning, Stephen  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Blackburn, Thomas 1916-1977  Search this
Causley, Charles  Search this
Heath-Stubbs, John  Search this
Enright, D.J.  Search this
Amis, Kingsley  Search this
Larkin, Philip  Search this
Davie, Donald  Search this
Scannell, Vernon  Search this
Wain, John  Search this
Jennings, Elizabeth 1926-2001  Search this
Gunn, Thom  Search this
Porter, Peter  Search this
Hughes, Ted  Search this
MacBeth, George  Search this
Lucie-Smith, Edward  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
British  Search this
Phonograph records
20th century
"By special arrangement with Jupiter Records Ltd., London" -- text from label.
Cover design by Ronald Clyne.
Essay "The New Poetry Scene" by Stephen Dunning in booklet (4 p. : ill.) inserted in original container.
Read by the various authors.
Related materials may be found in the Moses and Frances Asch Collection, also held by this repository. Related materials may include correspondence between the studio, producers, and/or performers; original cover art designs; original production materials; business records; and audiotapes from studio production.
Track information:
101. A Smell of Burning / Thomas Blackburn
101. Hospital for Defectives / Thomas Blackburn
102. The Ballad of Nosey Bent / Charles Causley
102. Child's Song / Charles Causley
103. Titus and Berenice / John Heath-Stubbs
103. Bryant Park, New York / John Heath-Stubbs
104. The Noodle Vendor's Flute / D.J. Enright
105. A Song of Experience / Kingsley Amis
105. Nocturne / Kingsley Amis
106. An Arundel Tomb / Philip Larkin
106. Mr. Bleaney / Philip Larkin
107. To a Brother in the Mystery, circa 1290 / Donald Davie
108. The Telephone Number / Vernon Scannell
201. Dead Dog / Vernon Scannell
202. Time Was / John Wain
203. For a Child Born Dead / Elizabeth Jennings
203. The Shot / Elizabeth Jennings
204. The Annihilation of Nothing / Thom Gunn
204. Innocence / Thom Gunn
205. What a Lying Lot the Writers Are / Peter Porter
205. Somme and Flanders / Peter Porter
206. The Hawk in the Rain / Ted Hughes
206. Hawk Roosting / Ted Hughes
207. The Miner's Helmet / George MacBeth
207. The Absentees / George MacBeth
208. The Lesson / Edward Lucie-Smith
208. On Looking at Stubb's Anatomy of the Horse / Edward Lucie-Smith
Publisher number:
FL 9879 Folkways Records
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
English poetry  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Oral interpretation of poetry  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 9879
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections