Summoned by the Bells

  • by John Betjeman
  • Narrated by John Betjeman
  • 1 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

In the famous tones of Sir John himself this magnificent autobiography in verse poignantly describes the pains and pleasures of growing up."Summoned by Bells can hardly help being a landmark.../one seems to be living his childhood and boyhood with him." -Stephen Spender


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A beautiful listen

What a treat to hear John Betjeman reading his verse early autobiography summoned by bells (no 'the' as per the Audible name) A gentle enjoyable relaxing listen which made me smile.
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- Hilary

Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-10-2008
  • Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited