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The Resource The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; retold by Peter Ackroyd, (sound recording)

The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; retold by Peter Ackroyd, (sound recording)

Label
The Canterbury tales
Title
The Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Chaucer ; retold by Peter Ackroyd
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Renowned critic, historian, and biographer Ackroyd takes on what is arguably the greatest poem in the English language and presents the work in a prose vernacular that makes it accessible to modern readers while preserving the spirit of the original
Member of
Cataloging source
CCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackroyd, Peter
Dewey number
821/.1
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR1872
LC item number
.A35 2009
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by various narrators
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
d. 1400
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Recorded Books, LLC
Series statement
Recorded Books classics library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Canterbury (England)
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; retold by Peter Ackroyd, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • Translation, retelling and introduction by Peter Ackroyd
  • "With tracks every three minutes for easy book marking."--Container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn748434371
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
15 sound discs (17 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781440771859
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C7145
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)748434371
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; retold by Peter Ackroyd, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • Translation, retelling and introduction by Peter Ackroyd
  • "With tracks every three minutes for easy book marking."--Container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn748434371
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
15 sound discs (17 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781440771859
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C7145
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)748434371
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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