Item description for Great Narrative Poems of the Romantic Age (Poetry) by John Keats, Baron Tennyson Alfred Tennyson, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Morris & George Crabbe...
This is a performed selection of some of the great English narrative poems. The readings are supplemented by music from Schumann, Brahms, Raff and Cui.
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Format: Audiobook, Unabridged
Studio: Naxos Audiobooks
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 5.57" Width: 4.84" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.26 lbs.
Publisher Naxos Audiobooks
ISBN 9626340924 ISBN13 9789626340929
Availability 0 units.
More About John Keats, Baron Tennyson Alfred Tennyson, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Morris & George Crabbe
John Keats (1795-1821) is one of the greatest English poets and a key figure in the Romantic Movement. He has become the epitome of the young, beautiful, doomed poet. He wrote, among others, 'The Eve of St Agnes', 'La Belle Dame Sans Merci', 'Ode to a Nightingale' and 'To Autumn'. The group of five odes, which include 'Ode to a Nightingale', are ranked among the greatest short poems in the English language.
John Keats was born in 1795 and died in 1821.
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Words to stir the soul Apr 2, 2007
With these superb readings of classic Romantic narrative poems, you can forget about CGI special effects, thundering soundtracks, exorbitant budgets & empty hype -- all that's needed for an unforgettable experience is the transporting magic of the Word, the Voice, and the Imagination. From the lush "Eve of St. Agnes," replete with sensuous imagery & intense emotion, to the chilling & relentless lovers' tragedy of "The Haystack in the Floods," to the spiritual voyage of "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner," and more, here are poems that will take you into another, richer world, read with both precision & passion. Most highly recommended!