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    • Modern Classic Verse - Volume 1 - End of a Century

    • By: Emily Dickinson, Thomas Hardy, Gerard Manley Hopkins, and others
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett, Denis Daly
    • Length: 3 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The turn of the 20th century saw radical developments in all art forms and particularly in poetry. The first volume of this series features the work of nine significant poets whose careers cover the period from the late 19th century to the early 20th century.

    Regular price: £10.49

    • The Poetry of Night - Volume 2

    • By: Robert Burns, Robert Seymour Bridges, Robert Louis Stevenson
    • Narrated by: Richard Mitchley, Ghizela Rowe, Gordon Kennedy
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Night. The day has gone. Departed. And the dark embrace, the inky shadows of night descend. For many a time to unwind and slumber. For some a nagging doubt that all is not well. That some primeval and primordial happening may yet go bump in the night. But for our poets the night is a time of wonder and imagination as well as many other emotions and feelings. Among our ranks of gloried talents are Keats, Coleridge, William Morris, DH Lawrence, Whitman, Longfellow and many more besides. Their descriptions capture what they see and feel as perhaps only a poet can.    

    Regular price: £4.49

    • Wake Up England

    • By: Robert Bridges
    • Narrated by: Phillip J. Mather
    • Length: 1 min
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    In "Wake up England", published in 1914 at the start of the Great War, Poet Laureate Robert Bridges urges the British citizenry to support the war by appealing to their sense of patriotism and duty, mindful that God is on their side.

    Regular price: £4.59