Imaginary Conversations (Dramatic Reading)


Read by LibriVox Volunteers

This is a group of Imaginary Conversations by Walter Savage Landor. It is a series of dialogues of historical and mythical characters. Marcellus and Hannibal, Queen Elizabeth and Cecil, Peter the Great and Alexis, Louis XIV and Father La Chaise, Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn are just a few of the delights on offer. Plenty to choose from and some great reads. - Summary by Michele Eaton

Cast List:
Landor: pjmorgan
Marcellus: SirQueezle
Hannibal: bala
The Surgeon: CharlieOldfield
Gaulish Chieftain: ToddHW
Elizabeth: pjmorgan
Cecil: Martin Geeson
Tiberius: Joseph Tabler
Vipsania: Libby Gohn
Epictetus: Joseph Tabler
Seneca: MaryAnn
Peter the Great: ToddHW
Alexis: Ashur Gharavi
Chancellor: CharlieOldfield
Louis XlV: ToddHW
Father La Chaise: Larry Wilson
Henry Vlll: CharlieOldfield
Anne Boleyn: Availle
Joseph Scaliger: ismailuser55
Montaigne: AlanW
Old Woman: Michele Eaton
Boccaccio: ismailuser55
Petrarca: Michele Eaton
Amadeo: AlanW
Metellus: Brett G. Hirsch
Marius: AlanW
Bossuet: Larry Wilson
Duchess De Fontanges: Sarah Terry
John of Gaunt: Michael6230
Joanna of Kent: Amanda Friday
Lady Lisle: Frances Brown
Elizabeth Gaunt: Elizabeth Klett
Empress Catharine: Amanda Friday
Princess Dashkof: Sarah Terry
Leofric: ToddHW
Godiva: Savannah
Bishop: David Olson
Essex : Jack Albert
Spenser: Michele Eaton
William Wallace:Zee Martin
King Edward 1: Brett G. Hirsch
Archbishop Boulter: Kathrine Engan
Philip Savage: Tomas Peter
Lord Bacon: Michele Eaton
Richard Hooker: MaryAnn
General Lacy: TriciaG
Cura Merino: Mike Harris
Oliver Cromwell: Michael6230
Walter Noble: Tomas Peter
Lord Brooke: MaryAnn
Sir Philip Sidney: Tomas Peter
Southey: MaryAnn
Porson: Michele Eaton
Abbe Delille: Michael6230
Walter Landor: TriciaG
Diogenes: Larry Wilson
Plato: SirQueezle
Barrow: MaryAnn
Newton: inflected
Scipio: Michele Eaton
Polybius: TriciaG
Panaetius: MaryAnn
David Hume: Tomas Peter
John Home: Nicholas Rao
Alfieri: Michele Eaton
Salomon : Brett G. Hirsch
Rousseau: Tomas Peter
Malesherbes: Michele Eaton
Lucullus: TriciaG
Caesar: Brett G. Hirsch
Epicurus: Ted Delorme
Leontion: pjmorgan
Ternissa: Kristin Gjerløw
Father: David Olson
Daughter: Availle
Marcus Tullius: Michele Eaton
Quinctus Cicero: TriciaG

BC, Editor, Narrator: Michele Eaton
Editor, PL: Kim
Editor, PL: Kathrine Engan
PL: Linette Geisel
(12 hr 17 min)

Chapters

Introduction 38:46 Read by Michele Eaton
Marcellus and Hannibal 11:01 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Elizabeth and Cecil 9:46 Read by Martin Geeson
Tiberius and Vipsania 9:02 Read by Libby Gohn
Epictetus and Seneca 8:51 Read by MaryAnn
Peter the Great and Alexis 15:33 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Louis XIV and Father La Chaise 15:51 Read by ToddHW
Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn 16:49 Read by Availle
Joseph Scaliger and Montaigne 11:18 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Boccaccio and Petrarca 24:10 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Metellus and Marius 11:06 Read by Alan Weyman
Bossuet and The Duchess De Fontanges 15:51 Read by Larry Wilson
John of Gaunt and Joanna of Kent 9:16 Read by Amanda Friday
Lady Lisle and Elizabeth Gaunt 7:48 Read by Elizabeth Klett
The Empress Catharine and Princess Dashkof 14:17 Read by Amanda Friday
Leofric and Godiva 13:12 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Essex and Spenser 11:30 Read by Michele Eaton
William Wallace and King Edward I 13:44 Read by Michele Eaton
Archbishop Boulter and Philip Savage 21:55 Read by Kathrine Engan
Lord Bacon and Richard Hooker 13:04 Read by MaryAnn
General Lacy and Cura Merino 39:28 Read by TriciaG
Oliver Cromwell and Walter Noble 9:51 Read by Michael Landu
Lord Brooke and Sir Philip Sidney 9:58 Read by MaryAnn
Southey and Porson 12:20 Read by MaryAnn
The Abbe Delille and Walter Landor 5:23 Read by TriciaG
Diogenes and Plato 37:47 Read by Larry Wilson
Barrow and Newton 45:07 Read by MaryAnn
Scipio, Ploybius and Panaetius 36:57 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
David Hume and John Home 19:16 Read by TriciaG
Alfieri and Salomon the Florentine Jew 17:50 Read by Michele Eaton
Rousseau and Malesherbes 27:15 Read by Michele Eaton
Lucullus and Caesar 33:43 Read by TriciaG
Epicurus, Leontion and Ternissa Part 1 1:05:00 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Epicurus, Leontion and Ternissa Part 2 12:23 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Marcus Tullius and Quinctus Cicero Part 1 48:05 Read by TriciaG
Marcus Tullius and Quinctus Cicero Part 2 24:17 Read by TriciaG