Algernon Blackwood

Episodes

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19480510tells a strange story
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19480514tells a strange story
19690314'On being 100'

When Algernon Blackwood was eighty he recorded, instead of one of his famous strange stories, an autobiographical talk in which he looked forward confidently to his 100th birthday.

Had he lived, he would have been 100 this year. This is a repeat of the talk he gave twenty years ago.'

Genome:
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'speaks on the source of a writer's material in a talk he calls ' The Genesis of Ideas, and then reads one of his own stories'
Genome:
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reads his own short story

The Occupant of the Room '

Genome:
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reads his own short story

' The Occupant of the Room '

Genome:
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Storyteller

1869-1951

Introduced by LESLIE PEROWNE from the BBC Sound Archives