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Victoria Sladen (soprano)
John Lewis (tenor)
Josephine Lee (piano) Jean Pougnet (violin) William Pleeth (cello)
Memories recalled by Freddy Grisewood
Album presented by Campbell Ricketts


Victoria Sladen
John Lewis
Josephine Lee
Jean Pougnet
William Pleeth
Recalled By:
Freddy Grisewood
Presented By:
Campbell Ricketts

'Ere the days of his pilgrimage vanish, How pleasant to know Mr. Lear '
An impression of Edward Lear, nonsense poet and landscape painter, 1812-1888
Verse read by Alexander Archdale
Programme written by Michael Wharton
Produced by David Thomson


Read By:
Alexander Archdale
Written By:
Michael Wharton
Produced By:
David Thomson
Edward Lear:
Charles Leno
Ann Lear:
Mary O'Farrell
Augusta Bethell:
Jill Balcon

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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