Three Stories By Mark Twain

Episodes

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AR01The Mcwilliamses And The Burglar Alarm20101109

To accompany Book Of The Week's broadcast of 'Autobiography of Mark Twain', there is a chance to hear three of the author's classic short stories, with their familiar trademarks of high farce and droll insight.

His tales bring us eccentric burglars, cossetted children, and a visitor to a theme park obsessed with the making of mocassins.

And also torrents of water...

1.

The McWilliamses and The Burglar Alarm

Surely their home would be better off with a state of the art

security device - if it works, that is...

Reader Stuart Milligan

Producer Duncan Minshull.

The security of a household is comically shattered not by burglars, but by an alarm.

AR01The Mcwilliamses And The Burglar Alarm20101109

To accompany Book Of The Week's broadcast of 'Autobiography of Mark Twain', there is a chance to hear three of the author's classic short stories, with their familiar trademarks of high farce and droll insight.

His tales bring us eccentric burglars, cossetted children, and a visitor to a theme park obsessed with the making of mocassins.

And also torrents of water...

1.

The McWilliamses and The Burglar Alarm

Surely their home would be better off with a state of the art

security device - if it works, that is...

Reader Stuart Milligan

Producer Duncan Minshull.

The security of a household is comically shattered not by burglars, but by an alarm.