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Best of NPR's Lost and Found Sound, Vol. 1 (Audio Cassette)
Best of NPR's Lost and Found Sound Vol 1 - Audio Cassette
Author: Davia Nelson, Jay Allison
Radio Stories From NPR's ALL THINGS CONSIDERED   Hosted by NPR's Noah Adams — A cardboard disc recorded by Tennessee Williams in a New Orleans penny arcade, a home recorded letter from World War ll, the songs of a 1930's fish vendor . . . sounds, lost & found.  This eclectic collection of radio stories and so...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781565114012
ISBN-10: 1565114019
Publication Date: 10/23/2000
Edition: Abridged
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Publisher: Highbridge Audio
Book Type: Audio Cassette
Other Versions: Audio CD
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Surprising and amazing radio essays about big and small events in North American life. Included are:

* a children's funeral service for a pet turtle

* a cardboard disk recorded by Tennessee Williams in a New Orleans penny arcade

* stories and songs of Cuban cigarmakers (narrated by Andy Garcia)

* carnival talkers

* fishmongers' sales pitches

* the sounds of the Northern Lights

* the life work of an agoraphobic professor who recorded thousands of everyday sounds within one ZIP Code in New York City

Two cassettes, about two and a half hours total.


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