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Dylan Thomas reads Hunchback in the Park

A nostalgic poem written in 1941 looking back to Dylan Thomas’ childhood in First World War Swansea. The park mentioned is Cwmdonkin Park which was just around the corner from his boyhood home in Uplands. This version is read by Thomas himself and is part of a radio talk called ‘Reminiscences of Childhood’ broadcast on the BBC Welsh Home Service on May 8th 1953.

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2 minutes

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