The Sounds of Britain's Shores

The British Library

Bookmark and Share

The British Library

Distributed for British Library

1 CD and booklet
Compact Disc $15.00 ISBN: 9780712351119 Published September 2011 For sale in North and South America only

Experience the pure sounds of the sea with this new audio CD. From the gentle lapping of water on a Cornish beach to the powerful crashing of waves on a rocky shore, this collection of recordings explores the idea that each beach has its own signature sound and demonstrates the contrasting nature of Britain's shoreline.


Track listing


- Waves on Shingle (Burling Gap, East Sussex)

- Mull Gully Waves (Isle of Mull, Scotland)

- Howick Winter Waves (Howick, Northumberland)

- Low Sea on Sand (Winchelsea Beach, East Sussex)

- Cornish Cove (Kynance Cove, Cornwall)

- Lindisfarne Seascape (Lindisfarne, Northumberland)

- Rocky Shore (Cullernose, Northumberland)

- After the Storm (Whitesand Bay, Cornwall)

- Medium Seawash onto Shingle (Denge Beach, Kent)

- Calm Sea (Wells Beach, Norfolk)

- Gentle Waves on Sand & Shingle (Totland Bay, Isle of Wight)

- Heavy Sea on Rocks (Bamburgh, Northumberland).

Running time approx 65 minutes

For more information, or to order this book, please visit http://www.press.uchicago.edu
Google preview here

Chicago Manual of Style |

RSS Feed

RSS feed of the latest books from British Library. RSS Feed