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'Readings At O. View / Studio Then / Front Garden, 1983', 1983

Dep. e. 574
Held at the Weston Library

Film of Owen Barfield (wearing a shirt and suit jacket), Jeanne Hunter, Tom Kranidas (wearing a t-shirt) and John Ulreich jr (wearing a checked shirt), reading from various texts. Barfield reads 'Sonnet XXIII' by John Milton in the studio, inside the house, and later he reads 'Love' by George Herbert, in the front garden. Filmed by his son, Jeffrey Barfield at his home, Orchard View, Dartford, Kent, in the Summer of 1983. The film is 15 minutes and 32 seconds long. It was originally recorded on Betamax videotape, and was converted to VHS videotape and then to a DVD. The picture quality is poor and there are some glitches.


  • Creation: 1983


1 item

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



Dep. e. 574

Physical Facet

Format: DVD.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom