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UNDER MILK WOOD - New Curated Collection
Dylan Thomas' last major work 'Under Milk Wood' has no formal story and no hero, but is an evocation, both sad and funny, earthy and poetic, of twenty-four hours in the life of a Welsh seaside village.
It was first broadcast on the BBC on the 25 January 1954, narrated by Richard Burton.
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