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Collection: Classic American Poetry

‘The United States themselves are, essentially, the greatest poem’ said Walt Whitman. Here are the much-loved examples of the free spirit of America in all its glory.



Disc 1

  Classic American Poetry
1.   The Author To Her Book 00:02:21
2.   Upon A Spider Catching A Fly 00:02:01
3.   Navajo Mountain Song 00:01:26
4.   The Indian Student 00:04:08
5.   The Wild Honeysuckle 00:01:24
6.   The Star - Spangled Banner 00:02:10
7.   The Prairies 00:08:07
8.   The Snow - Storm 00:01:49
9.   Telling The Bees 00:03:14
10.   The Song Of Hiawatha From The Wooing - At The Doorway Of His Wigwam 00:08:35
11.   My Lost Youth 00:05:34
12.   A Dream Within A Dream 00:01:13
13.   Annabel Lee 00:02:33
14.   To Helen 00:00:52
15.   The Raven 00:09:00
16.   Old Ironsides 00:01:07
17.   The Indians Retort 00:01:36
18.   Sic Vita 00:01:55
19.   Pray To What Earth Does This Sweet Cold Belong 00:01:11
20.   The Battle Hymn Of The Republic 00:01:45
21.   The Martyr 00:01:40
22.   Out Of The Cradle Endlessly Rocking 00:14:13


Disc 2

  Classic American Poetry
1.   Science And Poetry 00:01:01
2.   Frankie And Johnny 00:04:12
3.   An Upper Chamber In A Darkened House 00:01:01
4.   A Narrow Fellow In The Grass 00:01:06
5.   My Life Closed Twice Before Its Close 00:00:28
6.   I Taste A Liquor Never Brewed 00:00:45
7.   Because I Could Not Stop For Death 00:01:11
8.   I Like To See It Lap The Miles 00:00:43
9.   The Wind Begun To Rock The Grass 00:00:50
10.   Bury Me In A Free Land 00:01:50
11.   The Stirrup - Cup 00:00:47
12.   The New Colossus 00:01:01
13.   I Sometimes Think I'd Rather Crow 00:00:52
14.   A Newspaper Is A Collection Of Half - Injustices 00:01:22
15.   Do Not Weep, Maiden, For War Is Kind 00:01:26
16.   Sympathy 00:01:23
17.   A Lesson In A Picture 00:01:50
18.   Miniver Cheevy 00:02:10
19.   The Road Not Taken 00:01:15
20.   Stopping By The Woods On A Snowy Evening 00:01:03
21.   The Death Of The Hired Man 00:09:08
22.   Meeting - House Hill 00:02:10
23.   Chicago 00:02:13
24.   They All Want To Play Hamlet 00:01:20
25.   The Flower - Fed Buffaloes 00:00:55
26.   The Emperor Of Ice - Cream 00:01:02
27.   Peter Quince At The Clavier 00:03:18
28.   Wild Peaches 00:03:14
29.   Pretty Words 00:01:07
30.   Hurt Hawks 00:02:29
31.   Rendezvous 00:01:19
32.   What My Lips Have Kissed, And Where, And Why 00:01:03
33.   De Profundis 00:00:20
34.   Resumee 00:00:19
35.   General Review Of The Sex Situation 00:00:27
36.   Anyone Lived In A Pretty How Town 00:01:53
37.   Somewhere I Have Never Travelled, Gladly Beyond 00:01:58
38.   American Names 00:02:48
39.   Theme For English B 00:02:34
40.   Trumpet Player: 52nd Street 00:01:19
41.   You Bet Travel Is Broadening 00:02:00
42.   September, The First Day Of School 00:02:20
43.   How Poems Are Made - A Discredited View 00:02:11

Total Playing Time: 02:31:37






Artist(s):
Ross, Liza

Reader(s):
Goode, James; Hagon, Garrick; Harper, Kate; Hootkins, William; Parsons, Alibe

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Poetry

Catalogue No: NA219812

Barcode: 9789626341988

Physical Release: 05/2000

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