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BBC Radio 4 - The Archers

BBC Radio 4 - The Archers

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Have a listen to this episode from 4:00 minutes in

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09w05zf

Is it the right choice, for the first book to read?
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Don't know, is it Oxford Poetry 1915?

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Yes, that's the right place to start. Definitely.
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Songs for the Philologists, obviously. May require some reference materials for normal people to get the best from it....
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The Professor is back on The Archers, from about 2:50 in, a lot of mentions in this episode, it seems this was not the best book to recommend, who would have guessed

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09wvpbr
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Thanks for sharing! I've never heard The Archers before, but have found these snippets entertaining.
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I didn't listen (The Archers is one of the few things I can't listen to on Radio Four), was it The Silmarillion?

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Yes, about half the 15 minute episode is about Tolkien, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, but mainly The Silmarillion.
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