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Nicholas Gecks in Six Centuries of Verse

Six Centuries of Verse

1984 NR

Academy Award winner John Gielgud hosts this educational series that presents a fascinating overview of poetry through the centuries. The emotions in each piece are brought to life with impeccable readings by a variety of masterful actors. Gielgud introduces each work, placing it in historical context and providing biographical information about authors ranging from Chaucer to Byron and Whitman, as well as more recent poets such as Dylan Thomas.

  • Nicholas Gecks in Sherlock: Case of Evil Sherlock: Case of Evil
  • Nicholas Gecks in The Mill on the Floss The Mill on the Floss
  • Nicholas Gecks in Titus Andronicus Titus Andronicus
  • Nicholas Gecks in Rumpole of the Bailey: Series 4 Rumpole of the Bailey: Series 4