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Philip Toynbee
His subject in this programme is the 1930s, which in retrospect seem to constitute a recognisable literary period. He refers in his talk to two recent books by authors who made their names in the 1930s: 'The Shield of Achilles' by W. H. Auden and ' The Corected Poems ' of William Empson.
Readers:
Peter Augustine , David Peel

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Unknown:
W. H. Auden
Readers:
William Empson.
Readers:
Peter Augustine
Readers:
David Peel

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