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The Sonnets
The Sonnets
by William Shakespeare
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Using The New Cambridge Shakespeare text, recognized by the Royal Shakespeare Company and educational institutions worldwide, the intense lyrics about youth, love and emotional complexities of life contained in all 154 sonnets are presented.... (read more)

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Selections from the Faerie Queene
Selections from the Faerie Queene
by Edmund Spenser
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This remarkable poem, dedicated to Queen Elizabeth I, was Spenser's finest achievement: the first epic poem in modern English, The Faerie Queene combines dramatic narratives of chivalrous adventure with exquisite and picturesque episodes of pageantry. At... (read more)

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Mythologies: The Complete Edition, in a New Translation
Mythologies: The Complete Edition, in a New Translation
by Roland Barthes
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What is astrology? Fiction for the bourgeoisie. The Tour de France? An epic. The brain of Einstein? Knowledge reduced to a formula. Like iconic images of movie stars or the rhetoric of politicians, they are fabricated. Once isolated from the events that... (read more)

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Favorite Stories of Christmas Past
Favorite Stories of Christmas Past
by Clement C. Moore
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Tantor Media presents ten of the most popular Christmas stories read by award-winning narrators Renee Raudman and Alan Sklar. From "'Twas the Night Before Christmas," Clement C. Moore's classic depiction of St. Nicholas at work, to O. Henry's "The Gift... (read more)

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The Great Poets Percy Bysshe Shelley (Great Poets)
The Great Poets Percy Bysshe Shelley (Great Poets)
by Percy Bysshe Shelley
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The Great Poets series launched in 2007 has proved very popular, offering many of the best-loved poems by popular poets in an inexpensive 1 CD collection ? and well read by leading actors. This anthology, containing poems that many can still recite, will... (read more)

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Mythologies: The Complete Edition, in a New Translation
Mythologies: The Complete Edition, in a New Translation
by Roland Barthes
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What is astrology? Fiction for the bourgeoisie. The Tour de France? An epic. The brain of Einstein? Knowledge reduced to a formula. Like iconic images of movie stars or the rhetoric of politicians, they are fabricated. Once isolated from the events that... (read more)

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A Family Christmas: A Child's Christmas in Wales/The Nutcracker/The Little Match Girl and Other Christmas Favourites
A Family Christmas: A Child's Christmas in Wales/The Nutcracker/The Little Match Girl and Other Christmas Favourites
by Jenny Agutter
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This is the CD to play at home over Christmas or during the car journey to see relatives. Dylan Thomas, A Little Match Girl and The Nutcracker are told by Jenny Agutter with Tchaikovsky's music ? this is a must for Christmas. It contains new recordings... (read more)

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Essential Dickinson
Essential Dickinson
by Emily Dickinson
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Known as "The Myth of Amherst" for her withdrawal from society while still a young woman, Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) had an inner life that was deeply emotional and intense. She knew rapture and despair, pondered the wonder of God and the meaning of... (read more)

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Great Classic Mysteries: Unabridged Stories
Great Classic Mysteries: Unabridged Stories
by Bbc Audiobooks America (cor)
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Enjoy the great detectives of the Golden Age of classic mysteries in this unique collection of audio whodunits. Newly recorded for this original anthology, the crimes, criminals, and sleuths depicted here set the standard for decades to come, and remain... (read more)

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Classic Christmas Stories: A Collection of Timeless Holiday Tales
Classic Christmas Stories: A Collection of Timeless Holiday Tales
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
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Catch the holiday spirit with this magical collection of beloved Christmas tales. Christmas favorites from Mark Twain, O. Henry, Willa Cather, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Bret Harte and others are lovingly recorded and presented here in one enchanting volume.... (read more)

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W.B. Yeats: Poems
W.B. Yeats: Poems
by William Butler Yeats
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This compelling collection spans Yeats's career: from the poems of his early years, which display his interest in Irish myths and his hopeless passion for Irish patriot Maud Gonne, to the soaring, majestic poems of his old age. Works of precision... (read more)

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The Divine Comedy (Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy)
The Divine Comedy (Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy)
by Dante Alighieri
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One of the greatest works in literature, Dantes story-poem is an allegory that represents mankind as it exposes itself, by its merits or demerits, to the rewards or the punishments of justice. A single listening will reveal Dantes visual imagination and... (read more)

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Life on the Mississippi
Life on the Mississippi
by Mark Twain
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Mark Twain evokes the great river he knew as a boy and revisited as a successful author. This rich portrait marks a distinctive transition in the life of the river and the nation, from the years preceding the Civil War to the sober times that followed.... (read more)

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After Dark Classics: Short Stories (CSA Word Recording)
After Dark Classics: Short Stories (CSA Word Recording)
by Csa Word (cor)
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A veritable schooling in the origins of modern-day horror and fantasy This collection comprises the best of classic horror writing, with the atmospheric genius of Edgar Allen Poe, the invention and eeriness of Bram Stoker, and the suspense of Wilkie... (read more)

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Al-Jihad
Al-Jihad
by Stephen Coonts
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Charles Dean is retired from the military, determined to be done with that part of his life. But when Julie Giraud, the daughter of his old commander, seeks him out, he can?t say no to a simple lunch. What she has in mind isn?t quite so simple. She wants... (read more)

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Are We There Yet? (Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story)
Are We There Yet? (Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story)
by Symphony Space
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Recorded live at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City and at venues across the United States, these audio anthologies feature short stories from the Selected Shorts program that airs nationwide. More than 300,000 listeners tune in to this... (read more)

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Great Classic Holiday Stories
Great Classic Holiday Stories
by Charles Dickens
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Enjoy the traditions of holidays past with this classic collection of fun and touching stories. Includes selected readings from Charles Dickens' timeless A Christmas Carol, the text of the original newspaper editorial "Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa... (read more)

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The Great Poets: William Blake
The Great Poets: William Blake
by William Blake
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The popular poems of William Blake: Tyger, the Auguries of Innocence, Jerusalem, as well as some lesser-known poetry that demonstrates the range and power of his verse. They are strikingly read by Robert Glenister, Michael Maloney and Stephen Critchlow... (read more)

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Shakespeare's Sonnets
Shakespeare's Sonnets
by William Shakespeare
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The bard's sonnets read by a leading actor of stage and screen Simon Callow. Savor the most celebrated love poems in the English language. Written almost 400 years ago, the sonnets of William Shakespeare are passionate and exalted, rich in imagery and... (read more)

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Robert Browning: Poems
Robert Browning: Poems
by Robert Browning
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The vitality and accessibility of Browning's poetry have given it lasting appeal. Many of his finest poems are the intensely dramatic monologues, such as "Andrea del Sarto" or "My Last Duchess," in which the poet's imaginative power is at its height... (read more)

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