A Shropshire Lad (Unabridged)

A Shropshire Lad (Unabridged)

By: A. E. Housman (author), Samuel West (reader)Audio Book

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Naxos AudioBooks continues its popular 'The Great Poets' series with A Shropshire Lad by A.E. Housman. Published at the author's own expense in 1896, after rejection from publishers, the collection contains a cycle of 63 poems. Despite exploring themes of lost love, obsession, pessimism and death, the poems touched English readers and became a bestseller during the Second Boer War and World War I. The collection, set in a half-imagined pastoral Shropshire, includes the well-known poems When I Was One-and-Twenty, To an Athlete Dying Young and Loveliest of Trees, the Cherry Now.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 30/05/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781843794905
  • Format: Audio Book
  • ID: 9781843794905
  • ISBN10: 184379490X
  • edition: Unabridged

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