The Voice of the Poet : T.S. Eliot Audiobook

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The Voice of the Poet : T.S. Eliot

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By: T.S. Eliot

Narrated by: T.S. Eliot

Format: CD

Audiobook Description:

Featuring rare archival recordings of the featured poet reading his own work! Each program in Random House Audio Voices' exclusive THE VOICE OF THE POET series is accompanied by a book containing the text of the poems and a commentary by J.D. McClatchy.

Audiobook Details:

Release Date: Mar 29, 2005

Publisher: Random House Audio

ISBN: 0739315358

ISBN-13: 9780739315354

Language: English

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T.S. Eliot

Thomas Stearns Eliot was a poet, dramatist and literary critic. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948 "for his outstanding, pioneer contribution to present-day poetry." He wrote the poems The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, The Waste Land, The Hollow Men, Ash Wednesday, and Four Quartets; the plays Murder in the Cathedral and The Cocktail Party; and the essay Tradition and the Individual Talent. Eliot was born an American, moved to the United Kingdom in 1914 (at ...

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T.S. Eliot Narrator

T.S. Eliot


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  • Nov 14, 2010

    Goodreads reviewer


    Well, I guess I'm supposed to be more impressed than I am. Eliot is considered one of the greats. I have a hard time, though, enjoying poetry that seems to be intentionally impenetrable. If I need experts and critics to explain it to me, it doesn't feel much like poetry. Give me some good old Rob... more...

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  • Nov 04, 2011

    Goodreads reviewer


    I stumbled upon this series at the library - famous poets reciting their own poetry. It is kind of brilliant. I am going to explore more in this series.

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