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  ‘There are people who think they understand a book just because they know how to read. I already told you that books are like mirrors: every person finds in them what they have in their own head. The problem is that you only discover what you have inside you when you read the right … Continue readings

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      EDITOR’S CHOICE   The acclaimed poet TS Eliot reads his poem, ‘The Journey of Magi’ in a rare recording. This is one of The Literary Shed’s favourite poems.  Also of interest: E McNight Kauffer – a friend of Eliot’s, McNight Kauffer illustrated ‘The Journey of the Magi‘ when it was published as … Continue readings

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  We’ve always loved poetry and WB Yeats‘s beautiful poems are amongst our favourites. This is a rare and rather scratchy recording of the author reading his own work. It’s rather shouty, but it is YEATS! See also: A Poet to His Beloved