With Great Pleasure | Sonnet 94

Sonnet 94

Jack de Manlo presents a medley of prose and verse to an invited audience in Broadcasting House, London. The extracts from poetry and prose includes The Railway Bridge of the Silvery Tay, The Tay Bridge Disaster, and An Address to the New Tay Bridge by William MacGonagall, The Mad Lover by A. Brome, Conrad Hilton by Peter Lewis and Peter Dobereiner, The Arrest of Oscar Wilde by John Betjeman, In Westminster Abbey by John Betjeman, Form Letters by Robert Benchley, Please Interrupt by Robert Benchley, The Soldier by Rupert Brooke, An Ancient to Ancients by Thomas Hardy, The Autobiography and Journals of Benjamin Robert Haydon, A Last Confession by W.B. Yeats and Sonnet No 94 by William Shakespeare.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Sonnets and Poems
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 37'44''
  • Broadcast date: 1971

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Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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