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Shakespeare's Original Pronunciation

By: William Shakespeare
Narrated by: Ben Crystal,Philip Bird,Rebecca Pownell,Natalie Thomas,Benjamin O'Mahony,Matthew Mellalieu,Colin Hurley
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How did Shakespeare sound to the audiences of his day? For the first time, this audio offers listeners the chance to hear England's greatest playwright performed by a company of actors using the pronunciation of his time.

Under the guidance of Ben Crystal, actor, author of Shakespeare on Toast, and an expert in original Shakespearian pronunciation, the company performs some of Shakespeare's best-known poems, solo speeches, and scenes from the plays. Hear new meanings uncovered, new jokes revealed, poetic effects enhanced. An essential purchase for every student and lover of Shakespeare.

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Public Domain (P)2012 The British Library Board

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