The W.H. Auden Collection of Sound Recordings consists of vinyl LPs once owned by poet W. H. Auden and his partner Chester
Kallman. Included are copies of The Rake's Progress (Auden and Kallman wrote the libretto), Auden reading four poems on an
Argo LP, and one LP dedicated to Auden from poet Cornel Lengyel.
: 423 vinyl LPs, 2 open reel tapes
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