• Summoned by Bells

  • A Life in Verse
  • By: John Betjeman
  • Narrated by: John Betjeman
  • Length: 1 hr and 59 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 10-09-08
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars 3.7 (3 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

In the famous tones of Sir John himself this magnificent autobiography in verse poignantly describes the pains and pleasures of growing up. "Summoned by Bells can hardly help being a landmark.../one seems to be living his childhood and boyhood with him." -Stephen Spender
©2008 BBC Audiobooks Ltd (P)2008 BBC Audiobooks Ltd
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4 out of 5 stars
By Hilary on 01-18-16

A beautiful listen

What a treat to hear John Betjeman reading his verse early autobiography summoned by bells (no 'the' as per the Audible name) A gentle enjoyable relaxing listen which made me smile.

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