The Curse of the Vampire's Socks

The Curse of the Vampire's Socks

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A fabulous collection of 32 rhymes from Terry Jones. Hear about the clothes that rebelled against "the tyrants who have worn us". Or go on an adventure with the Sewer Kangaro who grants wishes. There is Moby Duck, the "terror of the river" and Bill's eraser that rubs out the world. "The Experts" takes a wry look at all the mistkes that experts have made along the way - and the fact that experts also say that nuclear power "can't go wrong"...Try out "A New Attempt on the World Rhyming Championship Record"! - and finally discover what really is "The Curse of the Vampire's Socks".show more

Product details

  • Audio cassette
  • 106 x 140 x 18mm | 96g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 075285366X
  • 9780752853666

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'This is an amazing collection of 32 rhymes by the legendary ex-Monty Python Member. Jones' humour and inventiveness shine out through these poems, providing the listener -from age 7 to 70 years with great entertainment' THE BOOKSELLER 'verbal fireworks that last one hour and 30 minutes' THE LADYshow more

About Terry Jones

Terry Jones was a member of the legendary Monty Python team and has directed three highly successful films - Erik the Viking, Consuming Passions, Personal Services, Monty Python's The Meaning of Life, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, as well as scripting and performing in The Life of Brian, Jabberwocky and a number of Monty Python films. A previous book The Saga of Erik the Viking won the 1984 Children's Book Award. He is also the author of (for adults) Chaucer's Knight: Portrait of a Medieval Mercenary, Crusades and The Knight and the Squire as well as many other books for children. He read English at Oxford and retains a passion for medieval literature. Terry Jones was a member of the legendary Monty Python team and has directed three highly successful films - Erik the Viking, Consuming Passions, Personal Services, Monty Python's The Meaning of Life, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, as well as scripting and performing in The Life of Brian, Jabberwocky and a number of Monty Python films. A previous book The Saga of Erik the Viking won the 1984 Children's Book Award. He is also the author of (for adults) Chaucer's Knight: Portrait of a Medieval Mercenary, Crusades and The Knight and the Squire as well as many other books for children. He read English at Oxford and retains a passion for medieval literature.show more