Who has a top six of anything?
Pale Fire by Nabokov
Coming Up for Air by Orwell
Beasts and Super-Beasts by Saki
Collected Poems (1988 Edition) by Larkin
The Myth of Sisyphus by Camus
Metamorphoses by Ovid (the A.D. Melville translation)
My love for Elgar does somewhat conflict with my hatred of recordings bores, but I digress.
I'm rather doctrinaire about British recordings being the only ones that capture that singularly British sensibility to Elgar's music....