The Raven

Narrated by: Don Aday
Length: 16 mins
4.9 out of 5 stars (75 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Edgar Allen Poe's masterful poem, The Raven, is a strange and haunting story of lost love. It tells of a distraught young man who, while lamenting the loss of his lover, Lenore, is visited by a talking raven, adding a supernatural element to an already mysterious experience. The story traces the man's slow, sorrowful descent into madness. This edition of The Raven includes historical information about the author and the story.

Public Domain (P)2016 Donald Aday

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classic

it was good classic poem of course I would love to know who Lenoir was

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Masterpiece

To write a review of The Raven can be summed up in one word: PERFECTION I remember the very first time I read this poem in school...I was spellbound. The narration offered here does an excellent job of capturing the essence of the eerie and troubling nature of Poe’s characters decent into heartbreaking madness over his tragic loss. The background enhancements are just right as is the music. I highly recommend this rendition of this literary masterpiece.

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what a powerful performance

Did not know that he had a problem with drinking! But We all have our own little and inconsiderate Upon us right !

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Great Poem, great performance!!!!

The rhyme of this poem simply lulls you into hypnosis. So clever and direct. Its also very heartfelt. Showing how a man can become so heartbroken at the loss of his love that his sanity comes imto question. Also the sound effects and background music are absolutely perfect!! So much so that I'm nlw looking for other dramatized works hoping for the same quality! Highly recommended!!!

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Enjoyed the Story

The narrator did a great job. I enjoyed listening to this book. I would reccomend this book

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classic

I have always enjoyed this. I remember reading this several times in school. I want to get more classics.