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Classic Love Poems Audiobook

Classic Love Poems

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Publisher's Summary

  • Winner: 2015 Audie Award for Science Fiction
  • Audie Award Finalist, Best Male Narrator, 2016

    For anyone who's in love - or hopes to be - what greater celebration could there be than to hear the world's greatest love poetry read lovingly by Richard Armitage? With 13 poems by William Shakespeare, Edgar Allan Poe, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, and more, Classic Love Poems is a listening treat for Valentine's Day - or any day.

    Included in this collection are:

    • "How do I love thee?" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    • "Sonnet 116" by William Shakespeare
    • "Annabel Lee" by Edgar Allan Poe
    • "To Be One with Each Other" by George Eliot
    • "Maud" by Alfred, Lord Tennyson
    • "To His Coy Mistress" by Andrew Marvell
    • "Bright Star" by John Keats
    • "Love's Philosophy" by Percy Bysshe Shelley
    • 1 Corinthians 13:4-8
    • "Meeting at Night" by Robert Browning
    • "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe
    • "She Walks in Beauty" by Lord Byron
    • "Give All to Love" by Ralph Waldo Emerson

    About the Performer

    Richard Armitage is known to movie audiences around the world as "Thorin Oakenshield" in the trilogy of films based on The Hobbit. Born in Leicester, England, and trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Armitage has performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company, and created memorable roles on Robin Hood, North & South, and other British TV series.

    Public Domain (P)2015 Audible Inc.

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    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes. It's a wonderful recording by Richard Armitage of a lovely selection of classic love poems... his delivery moves one's heart, mind and soul!


    21 of 21 people found this review helpful
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    Dinulipatti 02-11-15
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    "You'll want to hear Richard Armitage reading these"

    This is such a treat! Richard Armitage's liquid baritone hits all the right notes. You'll find yourself listening to the poems repeatedly, anticipating that slight inflection or pause that makes all the difference. I loved the Emerson poem best, but they are all a gift. Thank you Audible, and thank you Richard Armitage!

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    "A beautiful gift"

    Thanks to Audible for this lovely free gift! 💕 It makes Valentines Day all the sweeter. Richard’s performance is, as always, impassioned and eloquent.

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    Just Abi Westminster, CO United States 02-15-15
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    Richard Armitage reads love poems with a voice like a goblet of Merlot poured from a thick glass decanter waiting next to crimson rose petals scattered across a chenille duvet over down and crisp linen laid out smooth on the feather bed with the maroon velvet bed curtains held back with but the loosest of ties.

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    Delightful and ethereal. Well done! Richard Armitage has been wonderful, almost divine and definitely perfect. All my respect. xx

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    Kiru-chan Salt Lake City, Utah 02-09-15
    Kiru-chan Salt Lake City, Utah 02-09-15 Member Since 2015

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    "Perfection!"

    This is a lovely collection of some of my favorite poems. Richard Armitage's recitation is rich and heartfelt. So, so beautiful!

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    Hotel.Romeo The Woodlands, TX 02-12-15
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    "Lovely."

    A short Valentine's treat.
    I have listened to Richard Armitage read Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, also. He is a marvelous narrator.

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    Jacqueline 02-12-15
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    "BRILLIANT"

    Beautiful, lovely, feeling good voice of the amazing Richard Armitage. Love him to bits and pieces. Wonderful poems performed by the amazing Richard Armitage.

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    "Love RA"

    Very beautiful voice, so emotional and so touching, I listened to it before sleep which made my night sweet and fantastic

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    "Amazing!"

    Some of the poems brought me to tears! Beautiful poems narrated by a powerfull and beautiful voice as well!j

    4 of 4 people found this review helpful

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