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WHITE, T.H.: Once and Future King (The) (Unabridged)

The complete box set of T.H. White’s epic fantasy novel of the Arthurian legend. The novel is made up of five parts: The Sword in the Stone, The Witch in the Wood, The Ill-Made Knight, The Candle in the Wind and The Book of Merlyn. Merlyn instructs the Wart (Arthur) and his brother Sir Kay in the ways of the world. One of them will need it—the King has died leaving no heir, and a rightful one must be found by pulling a sword from an anvil resting on a stone. In the second and third parts of the novel, Arthur has become King and the kingdom is threatened from the north. In the final two books, the ageing king faces his greatest challenge, when his own son threatens to overthrow him. In The Book of Merlyn, Arthur’s tutor Merlyn reappears, and teaches him that, even in the face of apparent ruin, there is hope.



Disc 1

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player The Sword in the Stone 00:00:31
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 1 00:06:13
3.   Play with flash player So it was decided. 00:07:28
4.   Play with flash player The Mews was one of the most important parts of the castle… 00:06:42
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 2 00:05:52
6.   Play with flash player The night fell still… 00:05:36
7.   Play with flash player There was a clearing in the forest… 00:06:45
8.   Play with flash player The Wart went over to the tree… 00:06:31
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 3 00:06:30
10.   Play with flash player Merlyn had a long white beard… 00:06:44
11.   Play with flash player The Wart was so startled… 00:07:00
12.   Play with flash player The vanity - glass vanished… 00:07:17


Disc 2

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 4 00:07:35
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 5 00:06:24
3.   Play with flash player People in those days had rather different ideas… 00:06:09
4.   Play with flash player They crossed the courtyard… 00:06:45
5.   Play with flash player The Wart was on an even keel now… 00:05:15
6.   Play with flash player Mrs. Roach held out a languid fin… 00:05:08
7.   Play with flash player The Wart looked, and at first saw nothing… 00:06:40
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 6 00:06:09
9.   Play with flash player Kay was frightened by this… 00:06:28
10.   Play with flash player The gore - crow hastened to obey… 00:06:58
11.   Play with flash player The Wart knew he was probably going to be killed… 00:06:35
12.   Play with flash player Instantly Mother Mim was framed in the lighted doorway… 00:06:40


Disc 3

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player It ought perhaps to be explained… 00:07:57
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 7 00:06:36
3.   Play with flash player The day was cooler than it had been… 00:07:04
4.   Play with flash player While this incantation was going on… 00:05:27
5.   Play with flash player Sir Grummore Grummursum was cantering up… 00:06:39
6.   Play with flash player With a blood - curdling beat of iron hoofs… 00:07:38
7.   Play with flash player King Pellinore hurriedly sat on his victim's chest… 00:06:58
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 8 00:06:08
9.   Play with flash player 'What a shame that they should be kept prisoners…' 00:06:11
10.   Play with flash player The darkness became watered with light… 00:06:40
11.   Play with flash player All the hawks… 00:06:31


Disc 4

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player 'Life is blood…' 00:07:26
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 9 00:05:58
3.   Play with flash player There seemed to be no sensible reply to this. 00:05:30
4.   Play with flash player The Wart was still staring at his tutor's chair… 00:06:16
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 10 00:07:03
6.   Play with flash player They went to the man cautiously… 00:07:02
7.   Play with flash player At the moment he was lying on his back… 00:05:24
8.   Play with flash player The Wart thought it was time to ask… 00:06:27
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 11 00:06:04
10.   Play with flash player After the staff lecture… 00:05:37
11.   Play with flash player It was about compline… 00:06:12
12.   Play with flash player They were close to the castle… 00:05:45


Disc 5

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 12 00:06:39
2.   Play with flash player The Wart did not know quite how to put it… 00:06:46
3.   Play with flash player She waved her apron at the sergeant… 00:07:20
4.   Play with flash player Chapter 13 00:05:50
5.   Play with flash player Some people say that snakes are deaf… 00:06:49
6.   Play with flash player 'I know some history' said the Wart… 00:05:10
7.   Play with flash player He was timid, ruminant and harmless… 00:07:14
8.   Play with flash player Once upon a time… 00:08:01
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 14 00:04:56
10.   Play with flash player This is what the letter said… 00:06:05
11.   Play with flash player Another thing was the riot… 00:05:11


Disc 6

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 15 00:05:45
2.   Play with flash player William Twyti was called for… 00:06:46
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 16 00:05:55
4.   Play with flash player He weighed between ten and twenty score… 00:07:03
5.   Play with flash player Wart had lost the panicky feeling… 00:07:45
6.   Play with flash player In a small bushment the grim boar stood at bay… 00:06:01
7.   Play with flash player So King Pellinore was bent over the dead beast… 00:05:55
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 17 00:05:32
9.   Play with flash player 'Another thing I like about them,' said the Wart 00:05:54
10.   Play with flash player 'Well, you know quite well,' said Merlyn… 00:05:28
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 18 00:05:47
12.   Play with flash player 'Do you like it' asked the owl… 00:06:23


Disc 7

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player It was a long and terrible journey… 00:04:43
2.   Play with flash player People don't think of trees as alive… 00:08:01
3.   Play with flash player The Wart watched… 00:08:10
4.   Play with flash player Chapter 19 00:05:40
5.   Play with flash player Being invisible is not so pleasant as it sounds… 00:06:19
6.   Play with flash player They had become interested in this discussion… 00:07:44
7.   Play with flash player 'I think that was a very good wreath…' 00:07:59
8.   Play with flash player There was a distant noise… 00:07:43
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 20 00:05:23
10.   Play with flash player The education of any civilized gentleman… 00:06:39


Disc 8

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 21 00:05:13
2.   Play with flash player The call sounded from far away… 00:05:34
3.   Play with flash player 'I don't want to hear it any more…' 00:05:27
4.   Play with flash player With these words… 00:06:41
5.   Play with flash player The old gentleman scratched about… 00:07:14
6.   Play with flash player Chapter 22 00:07:26
7.   Play with flash player King Pellinore closed his eyes tight… 00:06:49
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 23 00:06:12
9.   Play with flash player When he got to the inn it was closed. 00:06:26
10.   Play with flash player A snake slipping easily along the coping… 00:06:05
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 24 00:06:06


Disc 9

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player THE WITCH IN THE WOOD 00:00:22
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 1 00:06:18
3.   Play with flash player When King Uther Pendragon learned… 00:05:40
4.   Play with flash player Queen Morgause of Lothian and Orkney… 00:05:56
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 2 00:05:49
6.   Play with flash player The magician uncurled his beard… 00:06:25
7.   Play with flash player 'Well,' said Merlyn… 00:05:19
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 3 00:07:05
9.   Play with flash player Arthur interrupted him… 00:06:34
10.   Play with flash player Chapter 4 00:05:23
11.   Play with flash player 'But supposing,' said Kay… 00:05:02
12.   Play with flash player Chapter 5 00:05:46


Disc 10

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player 'Well, begor, it was a fine state of business…' 00:08:00
2.   Play with flash player It was a strange scene that they presented… 00:08:45
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 6 00:05:58
4.   Play with flash player 'Very well. But the funny thing is… ' 00:05:10
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 7 00:07:44
6.   Play with flash player They examined the club carefully… 00:06:30
7.   Play with flash player They made him turn the vellum… 00:06:57
8.   Play with flash player She dried her tears at once. 00:05:21
9.   Play with flash player The unicorn's legs stretched out… 00:05:32
10.   Play with flash player Gareth stopped crying… 00:05:36


Disc 11

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 8 00:05:24
2.   Play with flash player 'Apropos of this Table,' said Merlyn. 00:03:42
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 9 00:05:08
4.   Play with flash player On the second day… 00:06:17
5.   Play with flash player The Queen had recognized the impossible. 00:06:22
6.   Play with flash player As Gareth came in… 00:07:05
7.   Play with flash player 'She's stupid,' said the King. 00:08:20
8.   Play with flash player Well, he thought… 00:08:16
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 10 00:08:21


Disc 12

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 11 00:07:29
2.   Play with flash player With this the unfortunate… 00:06:20
3.   Play with flash player As they drew nearer… 00:06:49
4.   Play with flash player Chapter 12 00:06:12
5.   Play with flash player Arthur began with an atrocity… 00:04:34
6.   Play with flash player The Charges began with the growing day… 00:08:16
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 13 00:05:45
8.   Play with flash player Inside the castle… 00:04:29
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 14 00:07:33
10.   Play with flash player After the marriage came… 00:08:09


Disc 13

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player THE ILL - MADE KNIGHT 00:00:16
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 1 00:07:13
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 2 00:06:48
4.   Play with flash player Three years may seem a long time… 00:07:03
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 3 00:06:20
6.   Play with flash player The young lady with the plucked eyebrows… 00:06:16
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 4 00:06:00
8.   Play with flash player Lancelot threw his spear… 00:06:09
9.   Play with flash player It was the second half of summer… 00:06:24
10.   Play with flash player Chapter 5 00:04:32
11.   Play with flash player The Roman war was a complicated business… 00:04:58
12.   Play with flash player Chapter 6 00:04:00


Disc 14

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 7 00:07:40
2.   Play with flash player Lancelot was still asleep… 00:06:38
3.   Play with flash player Merry England in Pendragon's time… 00:06:31
4.   Play with flash player When he had got the man to bed… 00:05:24
5.   Play with flash player In the forest of the apple tree… 00:05:27
6.   Play with flash player The riding was the whole thing. 00:05:58
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 8 00:06:28
8.   Play with flash player When the hawk was safely rescued… 00:07:30
9.   Play with flash player Lancelot grew white about the nostrils. 00:05:35
10.   Play with flash player Chapter 9 00:05:17


Disc 15

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player The King put his head in his hands… 00:05:17
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 10 00:05:34
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 11 00:05:21
4.   Play with flash player The people formed in a procession… 00:05:58
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 12 00:05:50
6.   Play with flash player The butler read the paper. 00:06:35
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 13 00:08:27
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 14 00:04:57
9.   Play with flash player One day my brother asked… 00:04:53
10.   Play with flash player Chapter 15 00:05:16
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 16 00:07:28


Disc 16

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Arthur's feelings completed the misery… 00:07:19
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 17 00:06:21
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 18 00:07:22
4.   Play with flash player Chapter 19 00:06:40
5.   Play with flash player 'I was coming to that… ' 00:05:49
6.   Play with flash player Chapter 20 00:04:36
7.   Play with flash player 'He is deaf and dumb,' said the King. 00:04:20
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 21 00:08:47
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 22 00:05:27
10.   Play with flash player It had been arranged… 00:04:19
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 23 00:08:37


Disc 17

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 24 00:04:46
2.   Play with flash player 'Lancelot,' she said one morning… 00:05:59
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 25 00:06:46
4.   Play with flash player The world had been expected to end… 00:08:25
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 26 00:05:24
6.   Play with flash player Lancelot looked at him in consternation. 00:04:30
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 27 00:08:11
8.   Play with flash player It is something like idleness… 00:07:12
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 28 00:05:30
10.   Play with flash player 'Thing a bit. The man's a vegetarian… ' 00:06:38
11.   Play with flash player When Michaelmas was gone and past… 00:05:29


Disc 18

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 29 00:06:56
2.   Play with flash player 'Poor Bors. I hope he was not… ' 00:07:11
3.   Play with flash player 'I had better finish my story,' he said… 00:03:38
4.   Play with flash player Chapter 30 00:06:09
5.   Play with flash player 'Perhaps I had better tell you… ' 00:05:04
6.   Play with flash player 'Percy was so ashamed of himself…' 00:05:42
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 31 00:07:39
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 32 00:05:52
9.   Play with flash player Lancelot considered his cup. 00:05:58
10.   Play with flash player 'Well, the lady was not talking to me.' 00:05:54


Disc 19

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player 'I confessed, then, 'he said eventually… 00:05:38
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 33 00:05:18
3.   Play with flash player Guenever complained… 00:05:08
4.   Play with flash player Chapter 34 00:05:59
5.   Play with flash player Guenever's central tragedy… 00:06:29
6.   Play with flash player Chapter 35 00:06:13
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 36 00:06:51
8.   Play with flash player Unfortunately there were other people… 00:04:36
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 37 00:05:51
10.   Play with flash player The ill - made knight was not involved… 00:06:48
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 38 00:08:32


Disc 20

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 39 00:04:51
2.   Play with flash player 'Lance,' she said before the tournament… 00:04:50
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 40 00:04:38
4.   Play with flash player Chapter 41 00:04:46
5.   Play with flash player A third straw in the wind… 00:06:02
6.   Play with flash player Chapter 42 00:05:02
7.   Play with flash player 'How dare you say it was a knight… ' 00:05:31
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 43 00:04:36
9.   Play with flash player 'What is the matter' asked Lancelot. 00:04:25
10.   Play with flash player Chapter 44 00:05:05
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 45 00:08:29
12.   Play with flash player Do you think it would be fine… 00:08:23


Disc 21

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player THE CANDLE IN THE WIND 00:00:28
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 1 00:05:42
3.   Play with flash player Agravaine said: 'Mordred…' 00:05:49
4.   Play with flash player Mordred looked at him. 00:07:29
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 2 00:06:30
6.   Play with flash player Mordred heard his own voice 00:05:42
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 3 00:07:30
8.   Play with flash player Such had been the surprisingly modern civilisation… 00:07:24
9.   Play with flash player As Malory pictures him… 00:07:22
10.   Play with flash player He would have called himself… 00:07:51
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 4 00:05:58


Disc 22

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player She relented… 00:06:00
2.   Play with flash player But Arthur was the touching one of the three. 00:05:51
3.   Play with flash player 'Perhaps you didn't know… ' 00:07:28
4.   Play with flash player 'Cut the sniveller's head off…' 00:06:47
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 5 00:07:52
6.   Play with flash player Arthur, who had come pattering… 00:08:21
7.   Play with flash player Agravaine entered the conversation… 00:08:12
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 6 00:08:43
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 7 00:06:02


Disc 23

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player He slid the wooden beam… 00:05:29
2.   Play with flash player The handle which lifted the latch… 00:06:15
3.   Play with flash player He put his shoulder… 00:06:01
4.   Play with flash player Chapter 8 00:06:23
5.   Play with flash player He broke down… 00:07:03
6.   Play with flash player The other turned his back… 00:07:05
7.   Play with flash player They were beginning their unprofessional petition… 00:07:10
8.   Play with flash player Gawaine's enthusiasm had evaporated… 00:07:04
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 9 00:05:24
10.   Play with flash player In the silence… 00:04:57
11.   Play with flash player She left the fireplace… 00:05:42


Disc 24

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 10 00:08:17
2.   Play with flash player His sarcasms were as easy… 00:05:54
3.   Play with flash player It was noticed… 00:05:41
4.   Play with flash player The ill - made knight turned… 00:05:57
5.   Play with flash player 'The Queen shall come back to him… ' 00:04:50
6.   Play with flash player Chapter 11 00:06:22
7.   Play with flash player Guenever sat for some time… 00:06:21
8.   Play with flash player 'They did used to talk… ' 00:06:33
9.   Play with flash player People write tragedies… 00:06:08
10.   Play with flash player 'What do you want' 00:06:47


Disc 25

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 12 00:07:11
2.   Play with flash player 'He was fond of our mother.' 00:07:21
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 13 00:06:54
4.   Play with flash player 'He met Arthur at Dover… ' 00:06:44
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 14 00:06:46
6.   Play with flash player The wars of his early days… 00:06:40
7.   Play with flash player The blessing of forgetfulness… 00:06:43
8.   Play with flash player Another worn - out circle… 00:06:01
9.   Play with flash player 'Put it like this.' 00:05:28
10.   Play with flash player 'You will say to them…' 00:05:42


Disc 26

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player THE BOOK OF MERLYN: Chapter 1 00:06:45
2.   Play with flash player 'There's a description for you.' 00:07:59
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 2 00:07:12
4.   Play with flash player 'I am ready,' he said 00:07:19
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 3 00:05:16
6.   Play with flash player In Cornwall they halted… 00:06:05
7.   Play with flash player The combination room had changed… 00:06:47
8.   Play with flash player 'The trouble is,' said Archimedes… 00:04:40
9.   Play with flash player The Badger, it may be mentioned… 00:04:47
10.   Play with flash player 'Stupid!' cried the magician 00:05:23
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 4 00:03:02
12.   Play with flash player Chapter 5 00:06:21


Disc 27

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player 'You should read Lamb's letter… ' 00:05:51
2.   Play with flash player 'Go on, if you must.' 00:05:23
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 6 00:05:10
4.   Play with flash player 'Perhaps I have painted a dark picture of the humans.' 00:05:17
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 7 00:07:25
6.   Play with flash player The new ant put down its cadaver… 00:06:43
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 8 00:06:22
8.   Play with flash player Chapter 9 00:06:22
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 10 00:04:38
10.   Play with flash player 'The ants fight wars.' 00:04:51
11.   Play with flash player Chapter 11 00:05:00
12.   Play with flash player It was true indeed… 00:05:04
13.   Play with flash player Chapter 12 00:05:31


Disc 28

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player He began to feel an uneasiness in himself. 00:04:48
2.   Play with flash player Chapter 13 00:05:21
3.   Play with flash player When it had sunk in she left him… 00:05:27
4.   Play with flash player Remembering the queen ants… 00:07:46
5.   Play with flash player Chapter 14 00:06:40
6.   Play with flash player One of the peaks of the migration… 00:05:23
7.   Play with flash player Chapter 15 00:04:15
8.   Play with flash player The nest - making enthralled her… 00:05:04
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 16 00:05:16
10.   Play with flash player 'Of course the owners of private property… ' 00:06:47
11.   Play with flash player 'Man might become migratory.' 00:05:37
12.   Play with flash player Chapter 17 00:05:48


Disc 29

  The Once and Future King (Unabridged)
1.   Play with flash player Chapter 18 00:06:21
2.   Play with flash player All the beauty of his humans… 00:06:47
3.   Play with flash player Chapter 19 00:05:58
4.   Play with flash player 'Sir, there are a great many things…' 00:06:12
5.   Play with flash player 'Number 4…' 00:07:16
6.   Play with flash player 'The committee has suggested… ' 00:05:21
7.   Play with flash player The animals read them out in turn. 00:06:01
8.   Play with flash player '10,000 years from now… ' 00:06:31
9.   Play with flash player Chapter 20 00:07:40
10.   Play with flash player 'Ipse' says a medieval poem… 00:06:56
11.   Play with flash player Then there are the Irish… 00:07:36

Total Playing Time: 32:58:32






Author(s):
White, Thomas Hanbury

Reader(s):
Jason, Neville

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NAX90112

Barcode: 9789626349014

Release Date: 12/2008

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