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Product Description: The following Tales are meant to be submitted to the young reader as an introduction to the study of Shakespeare, for which purpose his words are used whenever it seemed possible to bring them in; and in whatever has been added to give them the regular form of a connected story, diligent care has been taken to select such words as might least interrupt the effect of the beautiful English tongue in which he wrote: therefore, words introduced into our language since his time have been as far as possible avoided...read more

Paperback:

9781499169614 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 17, 2014, cover price $7.46 | also contains Tales from Shakespeare | About this edition: The following Tales are meant to be submitted to the young reader as an introduction to the study of Shakespeare, for which purpose his words are used whenever it seemed possible to bring them in; and in whatever has been added to give them the regular form of a connected story, diligent care has been taken to select such words as might least interrupt the effect of the beautiful English tongue in which he wrote: therefore, words introduced into our language since his time have been as far as possible avoided.
9781484860526 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 2, 2013, cover price $6.99 | also contains Tales from Shakespeare | About this edition: The following Tales are meant to be submitted to the young reader as an introduction to the study of Shakespeare, for which purpose his words are used whenever it seemed possible to bring them in; and in whatever has been added to give them the regular form of a connected story, diligent care has been taken to select such words as might least interrupt the effect of the beautiful English tongue in which he wrote: therefore, words introduced into our language since his time have been as far as possible avoided.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140862805 | Penguin/Highbridge, July 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | also contains The Fountainhead | About this edition: Drawing on Shakespeare's language wherever possible, this brother and sister team has turned his plays into short narratives that young readers can understand more easily than the works themselves.

Reinforced:

9780606032759 | Demco Media, November 1, 1986, cover price $14.50 | also contains Tales from Shakespeare | About this edition: Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose

Prebinding:

9780613819411 | Turtleback Books, November 1, 1986, cover price $16.00 | also contains Tales from Shakespeare

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Product Description: A charming account of Gerald Durrell's first job as a student keeper in Whipsnade Park in 1945.'A hilarious record that no Durrell fan will want to miss.' Sunday Telegraph'A loving chronicle of jitter-bugging gnus, singing duets with a bear, stealing eggs to feed the Arctic foxes, practising tiger sniffs...read more

Paperback:

9781447214052 | Pan Macmillan, January 19, 2012, cover price $25.35 | About this edition: A charming account of Gerald Durrell's first job as a student keeper in Whipsnade Park in 1945.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780745159058 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Audio Books, January 1, 1988), cover price $54.95

She is known as the woman on Bluebell Hill; a ghostly figure who appears suddenly in the road, causing drivers to break, and then she disappears. Dave is a contented family man, until the figure singles him out. Vowing to find out about her, Dave stumbles on secrets that endanger everyone he loves.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780754055082 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Sound Library, July 1, 2002), cover price $79.95

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9780754001812 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Audio Books, September 1, 1998), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: She is known as the woman on Bluebell Hill; a ghostly figure who appears suddenly in the road, causing drivers to break, and then she disappears.

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Product Description: David Morgan, heir to a South African fortune, rebels against the future mapped out for him by his family. After meeting Debra, a young Israeli writer, David fights to preserve their love from the destruction of war, and replant it in the peaceful South African wilds.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780754053682 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Sound Library, May 1, 2000), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: David Morgan, heir to a South African fortune, rebels against the future mapped out for him by his family.
9780754053682 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Sound Library, May 1, 2000), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: David Morgan, heir to a South African fortune, rebels against the future mapped out for him by his family.

By Nigel Davenport (narrator), Andrew Sachs (narrator) and Juliet Stevenson (narrator)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140864571 | Penguin/Highbridge, November 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | also contains Pocket Peace: Effective Practices for Enlightened Living

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Product Description: A selection of the Grimm brothers' tales of magic, enchantment and spells. The cassette includes: "The Brave Little Tailor", "Cinderella", "Sleeping Beauty", "Snow White and Rose Red", "The Juniper Tree", "The Poor Miller's Boy", "The Fisherman and his Wife", and "Jack the Hedgehog"...read more
By Nigel Davenport (narrator), Jacob Grimm, Andrew Sachs (narrator), James Saxon (narrator) and Juliet Stevenson (narrator)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140864878 | Penguin/Highbridge, October 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A selection of the Grimm brothers' tales of magic, enchantment and spells.

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Product Description: From the charming romance of "Beauty and the Beast" to the high comedy of "The Golden Goose", this unforgettable collection of stories is a treat for all young listeners. The other unabridged stories included are "Bluebeard", "The Devil's Trousers", "The Frog Bride", "The Golden Bird", "The Master Cat, or Puss-in-Boots", and "The Tinder Box"...read more
By Nigel Davenport (narrator), Andrew Sachs (narrator), James Saxon (narrator) and Juliet Stevenson (narrator)

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9780140866322, titled "Children's Classics Beauty and the Beast and Other Fairy Stories" | Penguin/Highbridge, October 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | also contains Landscape Construction and Maintenance Contracts | About this edition: From the charming romance of "Beauty and the Beast" to the high comedy of "The Golden Goose", this unforgettable collection of stories is a treat for all young listeners.

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Product Description: A selection of fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen, which include: "The Steadfast Tin Soldier", "The Ugly Duckling", "Thumbelina", "The Princess and the Pea", "The Little Mermaid", "The Snow Queen", "The Emperor's New Clothes", and "The Goblin at the Grocers".
By Hans Christian Andersen, Alan Cumming (narrator), Nigel Davenport (narrator), Andrew Sachs (narrator) and Juliet Stevenson (narrator)

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9780140863710 | Penguin/Highbridge, May 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A selection of fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen, which include: "The Steadfast Tin Soldier", "The Ugly Duckling", "Thumbelina", "The Princess and the Pea", "The Little Mermaid", "The Snow Queen", "The Emperor's New Clothes", and "The Goblin at the Grocers".

By Alan Cumming (narrator), Nigel Davenport (narrator), Andrew Sachs (narrator) and Juliet Stevenson (narrator)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140863703, titled "Grimms' Fairy Tales: Snow White and Other Stories" | Penguin/Highbridge, May 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | also contains Up the Learning Tree, Up the Learning Tree

By Richard Briers (narrator), Alan Cumming (narrator), Nigel Davenport (narrator), Andrew Sachs (narrator) and Juliet Stevenson (narrator)

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9780140864120 | Penguin/Highbridge, April 1, 1997, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: For over two centuries, the literature of terror has attracted writers both classical and comic, imaginative and realistic. The stories collected here include The Body Snatcher by Robert Louis Stevenson, The Room in the Tower by E...read more
By J. A. Cuddon, Nigel Davenport (narrator), Rula Lenska (narrator), David Rintoul (narrator) and Andrew Sachs (narrator)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140861532 | Penguin/Highbridge, October 1, 1996, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: For over two centuries, the literature of terror has attracted writers both classical and comic, imaginative and realistic.

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Product Description: Collected here are some of the best ghost stories ever written, to be experienced as they were meant to be--read aloud. From Angeline or the Haunted House by Emile Zola to The Moonlit Road by Ambrose Bierce, these are classic writers working in an ever-popular genre of apparitions, mystery, and murder...read more
By J. A. Cuddon, Nigel Davenport (narrator), Rula Lenska (narrator), David Rintoul (narrator) and Andrew Sachs (narrator)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140861181 | Penguin/Highbridge, October 1, 1996, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Collected here are some of the best ghost stories ever written, to be experienced as they were meant to be--read aloud.

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Product Description: These sinister tales from classic writers have been brought together for their extraordinary evocation of atmosphere, drk humor and compelling narrative. The stories include The Curse of the Fires and of the Shadows by W.B. Yeats, The Devil and the Cat by James Joyce, and The Brownie of the Black Haggs by James Hogg...read more
By J. A. Cuddon, Nigel Davenport (narrator), Rula Lenska (narrator), David Rintoul (narrator) and Andrew Sachs (narrator)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140861471 | Penguin/Highbridge, October 1, 1996, cover price $16.95 | also contains The Transformers Spotlight 2 | About this edition: These sinister tales from classic writers have been brought together for their extraordinary evocation of atmosphere, drk humor and compelling narrative.

Product Description: Book by Davenport, Nigel

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780886461232 | Dh Audio, November 1, 1985, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Book by Davenport, Nigel

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