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COLERIDGE, S.T.: Great Poets (The) (Unabridged Selections)

    

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COLERIDGE, S.T.: Great Poets (The) (Unabridged Selections)

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, in collaboration with his friend William Wordsworth, revolutionised English poetry; in 1798 they produced their Lyrical Ballads, poems of imagination and reflection using ‘the language of men’. They pointed the way forward for a generation of Romantic poets.

Coleridge’s addiction to opium affected his poetic output, and yet the handful of poems he did produce were innovative. These ranged from the quietly conversational to the wildly imagined, and include two of the greatest in English literature: Kubla Khan and The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.


  Kubla Khan
1.   Kubla Khan 00:03:33
  The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
2.   The Rime of the Ancient Mariner 00:03:59
3.   The sun now rose upon the right… 00:02:35
4.   There passed a weary time… 00:03:37
5.   'I fear thee, ancient mariner…' 00:03:07
6.   O, sleep! It is a gentle thing… 00:05:04
7.   'But tell me, tell me, speak again…' 00:04:28
8.   This hermit good lives in that wood… 00:05:47
  Love
9.   Love 00:04:30
  Frost at Midnight
10.   Frost at Midnight 00:05:10
  This Lime-Tree Bower My Prison
11.   This Lime - Tree Bower My Prison 00:05:17
  Christabel
12.   Christabel 00:05:05
13.   Then Christabel stretched forth her hand… 00:05:29
14.   And thus the lofty lady spake… 00:05:27
15.   Each matin bell, the baron sayeth… 00:04:45
16.   O then the baron forgot his age… 00:06:20
17.   The baron, the while, half listening… 00:05:04

Total Playing Time: 01:19:17






Author(s):
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Reader(s):
Lesser, Anton; Moffatt, John; Sheen, Michael; Soames, Benjamin; Timson, David; Woodward, Sarah

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Poetry

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: NA135212

Barcode: 9781843793526

Physical Release: 2010

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