Read by Sir Derek Jacobi Round 2. So I found Jacobi’s reading of the Americans in The Canterville Ghost to be much more to my liking than the previous recording, but, overall, I was irked by the slight oww-like lisp he had. I am certainly not the expert on Jacobi’s speech patterns, but I’m sure […]
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Read by Rupert Degas and David Timson I only finished the title story, which was good. The second story was The Canterville Ghost and while I am fond of the story, the reader was an English speaker of the non-American variety affecting an American accent and that’s exactly what they sounded like–it hurt my ears. […]
Read by Simon Vance I forgot how much I loathe Lord Henry–contrary and full of ish to the very end. It was nice hearing this, I’ve only read it and haven’t seen any of the adaptations.