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A Child's Christmas in Wales and Five Poems

Label
A Child's Christmas in Wales and Five Poems
Title
A Child's Christmas in Wales and Five Poems
Statement of responsibility
Dylan Thomas
Title variation
childs Christmas in Wales
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 WalesFern HillDo Not Go Gentle IntoThat Good NightIn the White Giant's ThighBallad of theLong-Legged BaitCeremony After a Fire Raid
Summary
  • The Welsh poet Dylan Thomas (1914-1953) recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child
  • A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child
  • The Welsh poet Dylan Thomas recalls the celebration of Christmas with his family and the feelings it evoked in him as a child
Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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10287683
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
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1914-1953
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Thomas, Dylan
Dewey number
  • 821.912
  • 920
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  • -1
  • 12
PerformerNote
Read by the author
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  • Harper Audio (Firm)
  • OneClick Digital (Firm)
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Poetry
Target audience
primary
Label
A Child's Christmas in Wales and Five Poems
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3c91a1f7-ac25-4a35-a3ec-dce1edd618f2
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
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True
Isbn
9780060743031
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A Child's Christmas in Wales and Five Poems
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3c91a1f7-ac25-4a35-a3ec-dce1edd618f2
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780060743031
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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