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Bebb, Richard

Overview
Works: 16 works in 59 publications in 2 languages and 720 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fiction  Drama  History  Audio adaptations  Musical settings 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Compiler
Classifications: PR6039.H52, 822
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Most widely held works by Richard Bebb
The essential Dylan Thomas including Under milk wood by Dylan Thomas ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This selection brings onto one CD set the best of Dylan Thomas. Here is the legendary recording of 'Under Milk Wood', with Richard Burton and Richard Bebb as narrators; and also two radio productions he wrote before that great classic
The general prologue & the physician's tale by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medieval pilgrims hit the road
The wonder of the age Mister Edison's new talking phonograph by Kevin Daly ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of sound recording 1877-1925 compiled from contemporary writings and illustrated by archive recordings", with narration
Under milk wood by Dylan Thomas ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under Milk Wood is Dylan Thomas' undisputed and unforgettable masterpiece: an affectionate, but hilarious portrait of a small Welsh town. The classic 1954 recording, featuring a perfect cast led by Richard Burton as First Voice, is rightly considered to be definitive. This collection also includes two earlier radio programs: Return Journey to Swansea and Quite Early One Morning
Great actors of the past ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the voices of great actors and actresses from the period 1888-1920. Principally dramatic readings from works by Shakespeare, Racine, Rostand, Goethe, Alfieri, and others performed by Ellen Terry, Henry Irving, Sarah Bernhardt, Edwin Booth, Beerbohm Tree, Alexander Moissi, Julia Neilson, Constant Coquelin, Joseph Jefferson, Fred Terry, Tomasso Salvini, Lewis Waller, and Cyril Maude. Includes recordings made originally on cylinders
The pardoners tale The Frankeleyns tale ; The Nonne Preestes tale by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents three stories from "The Canterbury Tales," read in Middle English, including "The Pardoner's Tale," "The Frankeleyn's Tale," and "the Nonne Preeste's Tale."
Restoration and Augustan verse ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1972 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of verse by English poets of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, including John Bunyan, Aphra Behn, Charles Sedley, Matthew Prior, Charles Mordaunt, and Johnathan Smith, among others
The pardoner's tale by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1976 in English, Middle and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Read by Richard Bebb
Gray & Collins ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wyves tale of Bathe by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and English, Middle and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The knyghtes tale in Middle English by Geoffrey Chaucer ( )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Undetermined and English, Middle and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Knight's Tale of medieval wars and chivalry is the first tale told to the pilgrims as they set out to Canterbury. It concerns Theseus, returning from fighting at Thebes, two brother knights Palamon and Arcite, imprisoned but yearning for their loves. But the real hero of this recording is Richard Bebb who, with the help of Professor Derek Brewer, the leading expert on Chaucerian pronunciation, make the original Middle English not only comprehensible to the modern ear, but exciting
The knyghte's tale [from the Canterbury tales] by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and English, Middle and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Knight's Tale of medieval wars and chivalry is the first tale told to the pilgrims as they set out to Canterbury. It concerns Theseus, returning from fighting at Thebes, two brother knights Palamon and Arcite, imprisoned but yearning for their loves. But the real hero of this recording is Richard Bebb who, with the help of Professor Derek Brewer, the leading expert on Chaucerian pronunciation, make the original Middle English not only comprehensible to the modern ear, but exciting
Wife of Bath's tale by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Canterbury tales : the prologue ; and, The pardoner's prologue and tale by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English, Middle and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The voice of Henry Irving The voice of Ellen Terry by Richard Bebb ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In this recording of a BBC Radio broadcast, Richard Bebb critiques the performances of two British actors of the late 19th-early 20th centuries, Henry Irving and Ellen Terry. Includes recordings of excerpts from their performances
The wonder of the age Mr. Edison's new talking phonograph ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the story of sound recording from 1877 to 1925 compiled from contemporary writings and illustrated by archive recordings. Includes reproductions of the voices, instruments, and artistry of John Barbirolli, P.T. Barnum, Adrian C. Boult, Enrico Caruso, Thomas Alva Edison, William Ewart Gladstone, the British Symphony Orchestra, Nellie Melba, Florence Nightingale, the Original Dixieland Jazz Band, George Bernard Shaw, and Arthur Sullivan, and others
 
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Alternative Names
Williams, Richard Bebb
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