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A tour of the Archive with Mark Grist

Over the years I’ve become increasingly interested in the lyrical nature of poetry. I find that the more I’ve taken...

Featured Guided Tours

Enjoy new recordings of classic poems from the past read by contemporary poets

They Are All Gone into...

Henry Vaughan

read by John Fuller

Porphyria's Lover

Robert Browning

read by Anthony Thwaite