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A tour of the Archive with Louise Joy

Since I spend much of my time rooting around in the eighteenth century, this is where I headed first. Hearing poems...

Featured Guided Tours

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

The Burial of Sir John...

Charles Wolfe

read by Simon Armitage

Lights Out

Edward Thomas

read by Andrew Motion