The Resource A treasury of the spoken word, (sound recording)

A treasury of the spoken word, (sound recording)

Label
A treasury of the spoken word
Title
A treasury of the spoken word
Title variation
Parnassus series sampler
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
NYP
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • poetry
  • comedy
PerformerNote
Read by R.E. Johnson, John Gielgud, Arnold Moss, Alexander Scourby and Jay Jostyn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-2000
  • 1910-1989
  • 1913-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Johnson, Raymond Edward
  • Gielgud, John
  • Moss, Arnold
  • Scourby, Alexander
  • Jostyn, Jay
Series statement
Parnassus series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poetry
  • Comedy sketches
Label
A treasury of the spoken word, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • All selections previously released
  • Program notes by Louis Untermeyer on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gunga Din / Kipling (4:24) -- To be or not to be / Shakespeare (2:17) -- The disagreeable man / Gilbert (2:02) -- Leetla Giorgio Washeenton / Daly (1:45) -- There be none / Byron (0:54) -- The passionate shepherd / Marlowe (1:28) -- Barbara Frietchie / Whittier (3:15) -- Recessional / Kipling (2:00) -- I heard the bells on Christmas day / Longfellow (1:31) -- The highwayman / Noyes (6:40) -- Seven ages of man / Shakespeare (2:17) -- Casey at the bat / Thayer (4:22) -- Ask and have / Lover (1:03) -- The children's hour / Longfellow (1:43) -- Battle hymn of the republic / Howe (1:40) -- Waiting / Burroughs (1:35) -- The greatest of these / The Bible (2:29)
Control code
62628852
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy includes inserted promotional letter.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
DL 38026
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A treasury of the spoken word, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • All selections previously released
  • Program notes by Louis Untermeyer on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gunga Din / Kipling (4:24) -- To be or not to be / Shakespeare (2:17) -- The disagreeable man / Gilbert (2:02) -- Leetla Giorgio Washeenton / Daly (1:45) -- There be none / Byron (0:54) -- The passionate shepherd / Marlowe (1:28) -- Barbara Frietchie / Whittier (3:15) -- Recessional / Kipling (2:00) -- I heard the bells on Christmas day / Longfellow (1:31) -- The highwayman / Noyes (6:40) -- Seven ages of man / Shakespeare (2:17) -- Casey at the bat / Thayer (4:22) -- Ask and have / Lover (1:03) -- The children's hour / Longfellow (1:43) -- Battle hymn of the republic / Howe (1:40) -- Waiting / Burroughs (1:35) -- The greatest of these / The Bible (2:29)
Control code
62628852
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy includes inserted promotional letter.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
DL 38026
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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