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Holmes, O.W.: Great Poets (The)

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Holmes, O.W.: Great Poets (The)
ISBN: 9789629548469
Download Size: 87 Mb
Running Time (H:M): 01:16:51
Release Date: March 2009
Originally recorded in 2009
Author
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Reader Soloist
Peter Marinker
Genre:
Spoken Word
Poetry

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Holmes, O.W.: Great Poets (The)
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Read by Peter Marinker
Though by profession a doctor (he coined the word anesthesia) Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) was one of the leading 19th century American poets and a member of the famous Saturday Club with Emerson, Longfellow and Lowell. 2009 is the 200th anniversary of his birth. Here are his major poems, including Old Ironsides and The Last Leaf in a rare audiobook collection read affectingly by Peter Marinker.




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