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The Resource Classic tales of humour, Mark Twain ... [and others]

Classic tales of humour, Mark Twain ... [and others]

Label
Classic tales of humour
Title
Classic tales of humour
Statement of responsibility
Mark Twain ... [and others]
Title variation
Classic tales of humor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A very amusing collection of stories from yesteryear given the comic touch of The madness of King George film star, sadly now deceased, Nigel Hawthorne with authors such as Mark Twain, O. Henry, Saki and Kipling. CSA have assembled a varied collection of short stories which we are confident will keep the listener constantly amused over its three hour length. So, from Kipling's inebriated duo struggling home to Hammersmith from the City of London docks, one of them pushing the other in a wheelbarrow, via the classic village cricket match played next to The Three Horseshoes pub from England, Their England to Saki's sardonic view of upper middle-class house parties. There's a classic case of mistaken identity in Dickens' The great Winglebury duel and Lewis Carroll's tale of a photographer who is obsessed about taking photographs of girls called Amelia! American authors have their say with the short story specialist O. Henry's likeable scoundrels and Mark Twain's compulsive gambler in Jeff Peters as a personal magnet and The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Nigel Hawthorne
Label
Classic tales of humour, Mark Twain ... [and others]
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D57FF64C-F6A9-4081-9D3D-014D299542B0
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Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file; available in WMA or MP3 format
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 3:14:59
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2ocm32577851
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780857866448
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d57ff64c-f6a9-4081-9d3d-014d299542b0
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 46709 KB; MP3 file size: 91595 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Classic tales of humour, Mark Twain ... [and others]
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D57FF64C-F6A9-4081-9D3D-014D299542B0
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file; available in WMA or MP3 format
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 3:14:59
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2ocm32577851
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780857866448
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d57ff64c-f6a9-4081-9d3d-014d299542b0
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 46709 KB; MP3 file size: 91595 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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