The Giaour

Read by Grant Hurlock

(4.2 stars; 7 reviews)

"The Giaour" is a poem by Lord Byron first published in 1813 and the first in the series of his Oriental romances. "The Giaour" proved to be a great success when published, consolidating Byron's reputation critically and commercially. (Summary by Wikipedia) (1 hr 2 min)


The Giaour 1:02:22 Read by Grant Hurlock


(4 stars)

Good tempo and diction, very good tone. No issue but this: The title word is a foreign loan and as a rule heavily mispronounced in English, not that the reader could do much about it.