I-Journey to Persia
Being a journey in speech and sound from London to Baghdad and thence through Persia, following the road northwards by Qasr Shirin and Kermanshah to the shores of the Caspian and returning southwards through Teheran,
Ispahan and Shiraz to the Persian
Gulf and the oilfields of Masjid-i-Sulaiman, north-east of Basra ; the various stages of the journey described by : Sir DENISON Ross , author of 'The Persians ', ' Eastern Art and Literature ', etc.
Lt-Col. Sir ARNOLD WILSON , author of ' The Persian Gulf' , ' A Bibliography of Persia ', etc.
Major-General L. C. DUNSTERVILLE , author of ' The Adventures of Dunsterforce ', ' Stalky's Reminiscences ', etc.
FREYA STARK, author of ' The Valleys of the Assassins '
V. SACKVILLE-WEST, author of' Twelve
Days ', ' The Edwardians ', etc.
GERALD REITLINGER , author of ' A
Tower of Skulls'
BOSWORTH GOLDMAN , author of Red
Road Through Asia'
Persian sounds and music arranged by PHILIP THORNTON
Produced by LIONEL FIELDEN '
General L. C.
by . ' ELENA GERHARDT i. Seit ich ihn gesehen (Since I beheld him); 2. Er, den Herrlichste von alien (He, the. noblest. of them all) ; 3. Ich kann's nieht fassen, nicht glauben (Nor can I grasp it, nor believe) ; 4. Du Ring an meinem Finger (0, ring on my finger);
5. Helft mir, ihr Schwestem (Aid me, sisters); 6. Susser Freund , du blickest (Sweet friend, you look) ; 7. An meinem Herzen, an meiner Brust (On my heart, on my breast); 8. Nun hast du mir den ersten Schmerz getan (Now hast thou dealt me the first wound)
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