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ERIC Number: ED043639
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Pages: 288
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Spoken Records. Third Edition.
Roach, Helen
Surveying 75 years of accomplishment in the field of spoken recording, this reference work critically evaluates commercially available recordings selected for excellence of execution, literary or historical merit, interest, and entertainment value. Some types of spoken records included are early recording, documentaries, lectures, interviews, speeches, readings by poets and authors, Dickens recordings, horror stories, readings of American literature, children's records, and recordings of modern literature as well as of Greek, Shakespearean and 18th, 19th, and 20th century drama. A discography of 40 outstanding records (suggested for a basic spoken record library) is provided. Appended are human interest and historical background information, as well as addresses of record companies and special publications. (MF)
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