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    • Favorite Children's Poems

    • Written by: Edward Lear, Lewis Carroll, Robert Browning, and others
    • Narrated by: Roy Macready
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
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    Here is a collection of 41 favorite classic children's poems by some of our best loved writers, including Edward Lear, Lewis Carroll, Robert Browning, Rudyard Kipling, and others.

    Price: CDN$ 9.26

    • The Pied Piper of Hamelin

    • Written by: Robert Browning
    • Narrated by: Roy Macready
    • Length: 14 mins
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    Robert Browning (1812-1889), playwright and poet, is known and admired for his dramatic monologues in blank verse, of which he is a recognized master. He also wrote many lighter poems with a humorous touch. Here is one of his best known, The Pied Piper of Hamelin.

    Price: CDN$ 1.88

    • The Pied Piper Of Hamelin

    • Written by: Robert Browning
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 15 mins
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    Robert Browning's classic tale about a magical rat catcher. When Hamelin is overrun by rats, only the magical music of the Pied Piper can solve the problem. The town council tries to trick the piper out of his agreed reward, and he wreaks terrible revenge.

    Price: CDN$ 2.03

    • The Classic Continental Traveler's Companion (Unabridged Selections)

    • Written by: Charles Dickens, Washington Irving, Mark Twain, and others
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick, Gabrielle de Cuir, Don Schlossman, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 32 mins
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    Even if the act of travel has been transformed beyond recognition in a mere decade or two, how much has actually changed in our favorite destinations in the past two hundred years? Listeners are invited to compare their impressions with those of veteran travelers and literary legends: Charles Dickens on Rome; Mark Twain on Paris and Versailles; and Washington Irving on Stratford On Avon. Added to this mix is elegiac verse by Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Christina Rossetti.

    Price: CDN$ 11.29

    • Narrative Verse, Volume 4

    • Written by: John Keats, Walter Scott, Michael Brayton, and others
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett, David Shaw-Parker
    • Length: 1 hr and 2 mins
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    Poetry can capture the imagination in a few short lines but narrative verse or poetry takes the form of telling a story, whether it be simple or complex in a longer form. Among the most ancient forms of poetry, it has widespread roots through almost every culture. In Volume 4 we bring you the classics 'The Eve of St Agnes' by John Keats; 'Flodden' by Sir Walter Scott; 'The Ballad of Agincourt' by Michael Drayton; 'Tam O'Shanter' by Robert Burns; and 'The Pied Piper of Hamelin' by Robert Browning.

    Price: CDN$ 6.82

    • The Big Book of Bedtime Stories

    • Tales and Rhymes for Young and Old
    • Written by: Edward Lear, Guy Wetmore Carryl, Rudyard Kipling, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 8 mins
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    An enchanting collection of classic stories and rhymes for younger listeners. Warning - you may be tempted to stay up all night listening!

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    • My kids don’t like the stories.

    • By Ryan Orser on 2018-12-07

    Price: CDN$ 13.65

    • Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    • Best-Loved Poems
    • Written by: Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    • Narrated by: Joanna David, Steven Pacey
    • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
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    Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning were united not only as man and wife, but also as writers who shared and debated ideas, values, and literary craft.

    Price: CDN$ 18.49

    • The Great Poets: Robert Browning

    • Written by: Robert Browning
    • Narrated by: David Timson, Patience Tomlinson
    • Length: 1 hr and 14 mins
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    Robert Browning’s popular poems "The Pied Piper of Hamelin" and "How They Brought the Good News" are often anthologised, but it is in his dramatic lyrics such as "My Last Duchess" and the chilling "Porphyria’s Lover" that his poetic genius shines. Browning, with his unusual use of language, can be a challenging poet, but one who is always rewarding. This selection shows the many imaginative facets of this often neglected Victorian poet.

    Price: CDN$ 9.26

    • Great Nature Poems

    • Written by: Robert Browning, William Shakespeare, Gerald Manley Hopkins
    • Narrated by: Anthony Howell, Claire Rushbrook, David Schofield, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 18 mins
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    An anthology of over 40 classic nature poems, read by some of our finest actors. The majesty of nature has always inspired poets, and this collection contains a selection of the very best verses praising the natural world.

    Price: CDN$ 9.28

    • The Ring and the Book

    • Written by: Robert Browning
    • Narrated by: John Burlinson, Bob Neufeld, Sara Morsey, and others
    • Length: 20 hrs and 43 mins
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    The Ring and the Book is a verse novel of sex, lies, and murder, authored by Robert Browning, and it is widely considered to be one of the greatest literary works of the 19th century. It’s a “true crime” story based on the proceedings of a Roman murder trial held in 1698. Each of the 12 books consists of a dramatic monologue in the voice of a different character involved in the tale.

    Price: CDN$ 44.74

    • Classic Poems for Boys

    • Written by: G.K. Chesterton, Edward Lear, William Blake, and others
    • Narrated by: Rachel Bavidge, Jasper Britton, Roy McMillan, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
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    Classic Poems for Boys comprises a delightfully varied set of over 20 poems for 5- to 10-year olds. From rousing favorites like Felicia Dorothea Hemans’ "Casabianca" and John Keats’ "A Song About Myself", to dreamy, thoughtful poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Rudyard Kipling, this is a collection to be treasured.

    Price: CDN$ 13.88

    • Robert Browning

    • Selected Poems
    • Written by: Robert Browning
    • Narrated by: Frederick Davidson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
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    Robert Browning's intensely romantic love affair with Elizabeth Barrett inspired some of literature's most celebrated verse. His view that love is the key to the meaning of life and life's animating force is evident in these collected poems.

    Price: CDN$ 18.47

    • The Poetry of England, Volume 2

    • Written by: John Keats, Robert Browning, Thomas Hood, and others
    • Narrated by: Nigel Davenport, Nigel Planer, Jan Francis, and others
    • Length: 54 mins
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    English Poetry, Volume 2 – An Introduction. The English language has grown into the Worlds pre-dominant spoken language. It’s estimated there are over one million words with which to do this. Its sources are rich and diverse, absorbing from other cultures and times without hesitation.

    Price: CDN$ 8.19

    • History Speaks, Volume 1

    • Written by: Robert Browning, Kenneth Landfrey, Florence Nightingale, and others
    • Narrated by: Robert Browning, Kenneth Landfrey, Florence Nightingale, and others
    • Length: 14 mins
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    Along with historical narrative, hear rare recordings of some of the most iconic people in history, including Robert Browning, Kenneth Landfrey, Florence Nightingale, Sir Henry Morton Stanley, PT Barnum, Sir Arthur Sullivan, Edwin Booth, General Nelson Miles, William Jennings Bryan and Garret A. Hobart. Recording obtained and published by Rick Sheridan.

    Price: CDN$ 2.44

    • Favourite Poems for Children

    • Written by: Guy Wetmore Carryl, Robert Browning, Lawrence Alma Tadema, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 49 mins
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    A delightful collection of classic poems that will delight young and old alike, including: "How Beauty Contrived to Get Square with the Beast" by Guy Wetmore Carryl, "How Little Red Riding Hood Contrived to Be Eaten" by Guy Wetmore Carryl, "How Rudeness and Kindness Were Justly Rewarded" by Guy Wetmore Carryl, "If No One Ever Marries Me" by Lawrence Alma TademaI’m, "Nobody, Who Are You?" by Emily Dickinson, "Lochinvar" by Sir Walter Scott, "The Akond of Swat" by Edward Lear, and more.

    Price: CDN$ 8.19

    • Robert Browning: Selected Poems

    • Written by: Robert Browning
    • Narrated by: Greg Wagland
    • Length: 55 mins
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    Selected Poems by Robert Browning (1812-1889) is read by Greg Wagland for Magpie Audio. The selection is as follows: "The Bishop Orders his Tomb at St Praxed’s Church", "The Lost Leader", "Pictor Ignotus", "Soliloquy of the Spanish Cloister", "Love Among the Ruins", "Up at a Villa, Down in the City", "A Woman’s Last Word", "A Toccata of Galuppi’s", "Love in a Life", "Life in a Love", "Women and Roses", "Two in the Campagna", and more.

    Price: CDN$ 10.24

    • The Love Story of Elizabeth Barrett & Robert Browning

    • Written by: Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
    • Narrated by: Katharine Cornell
    • Length: 39 mins
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    Perhaps one of the most endearing love stories of all time captured theatrically, in sonnet and in letter by Katharine Cornell & Anthony Quayle.

    Price: CDN$ 9.55

    • Poetry Of Robert Browning

    • Written by: Robert Browning
    • Narrated by: James Mason
    • Length: 49 mins
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    James Mason reads a selection of Robert Browning's finest work.

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    • Poems

    • Written by: Robert Browning
    • Narrated by: Roy Macready
    • Length: 1 hr and 23 mins
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    Robert Browning (1812-1889), playright and poet, is known and admired for his dramatic monologues in blank verse, of which he is a recognized master. He was not always popular in his own time but is now considered one of the foremost poets of Victorian England.

    Price: CDN$ 7.41

    • A Literary Love Affair

    • Written by: William Shakespeare, Jane Austen, Thomas Hardy, and others
    • Narrated by: Natalie Thomas, Benjamin O’Mahony
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
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    This anthology looks back over some of the great love affairs of literary history. It includes readings of poetry, letters and scenes from fiction written by British poets and authors from Shakespearian times to the twentieth century. Here are real-life romantic couples, such as Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley and Percy Bysshe Shelley, John Keats and Fanny Brawne, Lord Byron and Lady Caroline Lamb, Oscar Wilde and Lord Alfred Douglas, and Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Robert Browning.

    Price: CDN$ 9.55

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