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Download Classic American Poetry Audiobook (Unabridged)

Extended Audio Sample Classic American Poetry (Unabridged), by Longfellow
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (4 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Longfellow Narrator: Garrick Hagon, Liza Ross, William Hootkins, Kate Harper, James Goode, and Alibe Parsons Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Walt Whitman said, ...poetry is the voice of the nation, expressing its deepest concerns, ambitions and longings, which is certainly true of the great classic poetry of America. This wide-ranging anthology, from the earliest poets of the 16th century to the present day, reflects the changing preoccupations and visions of Americans, including Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, E.E. Cummings, and more. Enjoy 60 poems from leading classic figures as well as popular anonymous works such as Frankie and Johnny, which are an integral part of American consciousness. Download and start listening now!


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  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by benebean | 5/23/2012

    " It probably deserves a higher rating, but I'm just not a big poetry person. This collection was nice though. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Jed | 4/25/2010

    " Longfellow is one of those guys that I'd heard about for years, but never actually encountered. It turns out he's sort of a bizarro Housman: everything rhymes and is Romantic, but also wholesome and wonderful. Kudos on making the Puritans good guys!
    Good stuff all around. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Jeffrey | 10/8/2008

    " Hey, it's Wadsworth. Can I add to the millions of words already said about the man. Think not. Won't not. Don't not. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Zepp | 6/5/2008

    " The good ones are real good ones. Evangeline is thrill.
    There are others, though. "

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