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For about the next four weeks, depending on the episode, five excerpts of this fine book read by the author himself, will be available to listen anywhere in the world. Each episode is a delightfully compact fourteen minutes, so there's no excuse to miss out on any of them. Apparently, it was originally broadcast in 2010, repeated in 2011 and again in 2012, but I seemed to have missed them all. I guess it doesn't help that all these broadcasts, including this one, have been on BBC Radio 4 Extra.

I've blogged one of my favourite quotes from the book. I bought it many years ago but unfortunately I never finished it. Then I lent it to an Irish lass who was just getting into the sport and had quite taken to the longer forms of the game. She kept it.

...and donated it? :-)

Date: 2015-06-16 12:01 pm (UTC)
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sorry to hear that you did not get your book back -the librarian's curse is for such folks, generally, but I do hope that both she and you got something useful from the book and the experience (and that the book did end up in the hands of folks who read and care for it).

Shira "Holocene/Human Era" Dest.
16 June, 12015 HE

Re: ...and donated it? :-)

Date: 2015-06-20 09:11 am (UTC)
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Good to hear.

Shira "Holocene Era" Dest.
20.6.12015 HE

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