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  • The Hunting of the Snark and Other Poems

  • By: Lewis Carroll
  • Narrated by: Roy Macready
  • Length: 1 hr and 10 mins
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The Hunting of the Snark and Other Poems

By: Lewis Carroll
Narrated by: Roy Macready
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The author of the famous Alice books also wrote many poems notably in the humorous and nonsense genres. "The Hunting of the Snark (An Agony in Eight Fits)", published in 1876 and possibly his best known and most accomplished verse, is presented here together with another of his longer poems, "Phantasmagoria" and "Melancholetta", "Sea Dirge", "Size and Tears", plus five poems from Alice: "Father William", "Humpty Dumpty's Song", "Jabberwocky", "The Lobster Quadrille", and "The Walrus and the Carpenter".

Public Domain (P)2017 Spiders' House Audio/Roy Macready

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  • Oxley the Historian
  • 26-03-19

grizzled was the shark that ate the Yeti

as the thinker and the gibbon swung through the castle in search of the mesa only the hope of friendship motivated their longing for the Peruvian bugle-horned swamp relish.

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