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Poetry History & Criticism

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    The Ode Less Travelled

    Unlocking the Poet Within

    by Stephen Fry ...
    Narrated by Stephen Fry ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 2 min

    Random House presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of The Ode Less Travelled, written and read by Stephen Fry.Stephen Fry believes that if you can speak and read English you can write poetry. But it is no fun if you don't know where to start or have been led to believe that Anything Goes.Stephen, who has long written poems, and indeed has written long poems, for his own private ... Read more

    $18.93 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Making of Poetry: Coleridge, the Wordsworths and Their Year of Marvels

    by Adam Nicolson ...
    Narrated by Roger Davis ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 14 min

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD 2019Wordsworth and Coleridge as you’ve never seen them before in this new book by Adam Nicolson, brimming with poetry, art and nature writing. Proof that poetry can change the world.It is the most famous year in English poetry. Out of it came The Ancient Mariner and ‘Kubla Khan’, as well as Coleridge’s unmatched hymns to friendship and fatherhood, ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

    Penguin Classics

    Narrated by Frank Turner ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 13 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.This Penguin Classic is narrated by Singer/Songwriter and folk-punk icon Frank Turner. Frank Turner has released eight solo studio albums, the most recent of which was No Man's Land, which contained songs celebrating some of the most important women throughout history. This definitive edition is translated by Bernard O'Donoghue.Composed during the fourteenth century in ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Forfatterskolens afgangsantologi 2013

    Unabridged

    4 hours 6 min

    Forfatterskolens afgangsantologi 2013 - digte og tekster fra Forfatterskolens afgangselever.CECILIE LIND: Det er en vild skrift, der buldrer løs. Uden tegnsætning men med en associativ fremadskriden, der gør det svært at gennemskue, hvorfor de ti tekster starter, og måske særligt slutter, hvor de gør. Men det er sjovt at være med når teksterne med deres helt egen virtuositet, laver betydningsskift ... Read more

    $14.98 AUD

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    Pearl (Coulton translation) (UNABRIDGED)

    Unabridged

    1 hour 19 min

    A companion piece to From Jerusalem to Revelations in the Librivox catalogue (https://librivox.org/jerusalem-to-revelations-a-quartet-of-spiritual-explorations-by-unknown/). Pearl, believed to have been written by the author of the Pagano-Christian beheading tale, Gawain and the Green Knight, enters the vision of a grieving father at his daughter's graveside that carries him with us into the ... Read more

    $7.18 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Touch

    Narrated by Richard Rogers ...

    Unabridged

    27 min

    This collection of poems grew out of the Covid-19 pandemic. They reflect how our everyday experiences were turned upside-down, shaken out, and landed in a very different world. A world where much of what was taken for granted, no longer held true. A world where so much of normality was stripped away, revealing what was superfluous. Revealing the essential, the most basic of our needs. Often the ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Manifest

    by Debbie Viale ...
    Narrated by Teagan McKenzie ...

    Unabridged

    19 min

    These are my collection of poems that I wrote over the years. Some wonderful memories and experiences that I shared with people close to my heart. ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Making Darkness Light

    The Lives and Times of John Milton

    by Joe Moshenska ...
    Narrated by Joe Eyre ...

    Unabridged

    15 hours 19 min

    For most of us John Milton has been consigned to the dusty pantheon of English literature, a grim puritan, sightlessly dictating his great work to an amanuensis, removed from the real world in his contemplation of higher things. But dig a little deeper and you find an extraordinary and complicated human being.Revolutionary and apologist for regicide, writer of propaganda for Cromwell's regime, ... Read more

    $46.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Homer's Odyssey 101: How to Understand the Greatest Epic Ever Written

    Narrated by Gregory I. Carlson ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 59 min

    From acclaimed classicist Gregory Carlson, discover new insights into one of the greatest works of literature ever composed: Homer’s Odyssey.Why does this ancient epic poem continue to enthrall readers from all walks of life? You’re undoubtedly familiar with the Odyssey in some form. Now, this exciting audio course invites you to read Homer’s text with new eyes.Your presenter, Rev. Gregory Carlson ... Read more

    $11.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Inferno

    Narrated by Charles Armstrong ...
    series Divine Comedy #1

    Unabridged

    4 hours 1 min

    The Inferno is the first part of The Divine Comedy, Dante’s epic poem describing man's progress from hell to paradise. In it, the author is lost in a dark wood, threatened by wild beasts and unable to find the right path to salvation. Notable for its nine circles of hell, the poem vividly illustrates the poetic justice of punishments faced by earthly sinners. The Inferno is perhaps the most ... Read more

    $4.48 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    William Shakespeare - A Tribute in Verse

    Unabridged

    1 hour 2 min

    William Shakespeare was born in Stratford upon Avon in late April 1565 and baptized there on 26th April. He was one of eight children. Little is known about his life but what is evident is the enormous contribution he has made to World Literature. His writing was progressive, magnificent in scope, and breathtaking in execution. His plays and sonnets helped enable the English language to speak with ... Read more

    $8.97 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Glass Half Full

    by Felix Dennis ...
    Narrated by Felix Dennis ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 22 min

    Multi-millionaires are not supposed to write poetry. It offends against natural justice. But following a life-threatening illness, Felix Dennis, the man behind the magazine publishing powerhouse responsible for The Week and Maxim found himself scribbling lines in the oddest situations - in business meetings, at social functions, on aeroplanes and even in his sleep. ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Стихотворения

    Книга вторая

    series Стихотворения #2

    Unabridged

    42 min

    Моя печаль полна тобою, И я, собою я не скрою, Не смог сдержать порыв любви, О время, время, погоди. Дай ты развиться тем желаньям, Что так и манят пред прощаньем. И слово краткое: "Прости", О встрече, той, что впереди. ... Read more

    $1.78 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    #Mindsetpoesie. Dein Shift-Moment ist jetzt. Immer.

    Narrated by Carola Elisabeth ...

    Unabridged

    47 min

    #Mindsetpoesie erzählt in ganz persönlichen Texten und Gedichten, wie sich innere Dunkelheit - und das Leben auf der Sonnenseite 10-15 Jahre "danach" - anfühlen. Das Poesie Hörbuch ist für jeden, der die Gewissheit braucht, dass er alles im Leben erreichen kann – egal, wie groß, wie klein, wie überlebenswichtig oder wie luxuriös das Ziel oder der Wunsch sind und egal, wo sein Startpunkt gerade ist ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Heaven in a Wild Flower: The British Romantic Poets

    by Adam Potkay ...
    Narrated by Adam Potkay ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 58 min

    Professor Adam Potkay brings his renowned expertise on the Romantic era to bear on the period's principal poets. Providing detailed analysis of the lives and works of literary luminaries such as Robert Burns, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Wordsworth, and John Keats, Professor Potkay examines the nature of Romantic poetry and provides insight on the stylistic flourishes and themes of this ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Poetry of the 17th Century, The - Volume 2

    Unabridged

    1 hour 46 min

    The Elizabethan age had almost departed and the world had seen the rise of great European empires that continued to hunt with mischief between themselves as they traversed the globe in search of more spoils and territories. In England the Civil War had brought about the Will of Parliament and the replacement of the Crown as the governing body. But with these Puritan times, and the subsequent ... Read more

    $8.97 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    EL BRINDIS DEL BOHEMIO

    LIBROPHONE

    by Varios ...
    Narrated by Ildefonso Escobar Rubio ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 46 min

    SELECCIÓN DE POEMAS Y TEXTOS ESCOGIDOS DE GRANDES AUTORES. MATERIAL REMASTERIZADO, UN DELEITE PARA LOS SENTIDOS.Rubén DaríoAÑO NUEVOLOS MOTIVOS DEL LOBOCUENTO DE NOCHEBUENAUNA MARGARITA DEBAYLESONATINAHans Christian AndersenEL ÚLTIMO SUEÑO DEL VIEJO ROBLESanta teresa de jesusNADA TE TURBEArthur RimbaudUN TROZO D... ... Read more

    $11.38 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    O–(ezekiel's wife)

    by C. R. Grimmer ...
    Narrated by C. R. Grimmer ...

    Unabridged

    42 min

    This is the Audiobook version of O–(ezekiel's wife), published by GASHER Journal and Press (https://www.gasherjournal.com/product-page/o-ezekiel-s-wife). Judy Twedt, Digital Sound Artist, edited these tracks and added in found and synthesized "sounds of climate change," creating a collaborative poetry album. About the collection: O’s (they/them or she/her) story comes out of a network. Their ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Miles Jupp is Literally Unputdownable

    Ten lively literary investigations

    by Miles Jupp ...
    Narrated by Miles Jupp ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 52 min

    Miles Jupp probes mysteries both fictional and autobiographical in these ten radio investigationsActor and comedian Miles Jupp puts his inquiring mind and talent for comic analysis to work, as he turns his quizzical gaze on the world of fiction.In these ten entertaining documentaries, he explores why some books, games and binge-watched box sets are, as they say, 'literally unputdownable'; peers ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Life of the Party

    If A Girl Screams, and Other Poems

    Narrated by Olivia Gatwood ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 34 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.A dazzling collection of raw and explosive poems from a thrilling new feminist voice.In this multi-faceted collection of odes, anecdotes, sonnets and prose, Olivia Gatwood weaves together the trials and triumphs of growing up and explores the many ways that fear and violence can be internalized in a woman's psyche. At times blistering and riotous, at times soulful and ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    Six Poets: Hardy to Larkin

    An Anthology by Alan Bennett

    by Alan Bennett ...
    Narrated by Alan Bennett ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 31 min

    Writers like to elude their public, lead them a bit of a dance. They take them down untrodden paths, land them in unknown country where they have to ask for directions.In this personal anthology, Alan Bennett has chosen over seventy poems by six well-loved poets, discussing the writers and their verse in his customary conversational style through anecdote, shrewd appraisal and spare but telling ... Read more

    $30.69 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Beast Within "The Becoming"

    Narrated by Sally Bedwell ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 46 min

    From insanely heated and intense to sensual and seductive, This unique FULLY CASTED THEATRICAL version of The Beast Within "The Becoming" captivates you with exhilarating thrills, plots and twists; this BEAST will have you on the edge of your seat! Impactful and blistering, it's a kinky tale that definitely keeps you sizzling for more! Rest assured, it's orgasmic to the ears. With splashes of ... Read more

    $52.42 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    José Martí: Prosa y poesía

    by Martí, José ...
    Narrated by Lecube, Graciela, Madurga, G. ...

    Unabridged

    47 min

    Jose Marti is the hero of all Cubans without exception. One of his poems became the popular song "Guantanamera". ... Read more

    $26.88 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Necessary Aptitude

    A Memoir

    by Pam Ayres ...
    Narrated by Pam Ayres ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 33 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.'NEXT, I APPLIED TO WORK IN THE ACCOUNTS DEPARTMENT, a sealed room where women operated clattering machines like enormous typewriters. After I had catastrophically and erroneously applied all the wrong information to several trolley loads of documents and lumbered the staff with weeks of corrective work, I was shown the door by a tight-lipped manageress. I knew what was ... Read more

    $22.72 AUD or free with audiobook trial