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    • Seven Ages

    • An Anthology of Poetry with Music (Unabridged Selections)
    • By: William Shakespeare, Emily Dickinson, Ted Hughes
    • Narrated by: Ralph Fiennes, Dame Judi Dench
    • Length: 2 hrs and 33 mins
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    This highly entertaining anthology of verse is the comic, tragic, tender, and telling story of life's seven ages, from childhood to old age. Within the framework of Shakespeare's speech, "The Seven Ages of Man," performed by Sir Ian McKellen, are 150 great poems from all ages, from Chaucer to Emily Dickinson to Walt Whitman and many others. The poem are presented by the finest cast ever assembled on one recording and includes Ralph Fiennes, Dame Judi Dench, John Cleese, Michael Caine, and more.

    Non-member price: $14.20

    • The Great Poets: Emily Dickinson

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Teresa Gallagher
    • Length: 1 hr and 16 mins
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    Here are some of the finest poems by Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), a unique voice in American poetry. She is known for her short poems, full of acute observations, and deft use of language. This careful but imaginative selection shows the remarkable variety she produced, despite the miniature nature of her medium.

    Non-member price: $9.21

    • The Complete Collection of Emily Dickinson's Poems

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Elaine Sepani
    • Length: 3 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) was a reclusive poet whose only friendships were carried out in correspondence. Despite writing almost 1800 poems in her life, very few were published until after her death. Here, the poems are presented in chronological order in their original form, unaltered by editorial revision, in one volume. It offers a wide-angle view of Dickinson's poetic development, from the clunky rhyme schemes of her youth, through valentines she wrote in the early 1850s, to the gloomy, hell-obsessed writings of her last years. 

    Non-member price: $29.24

    • Fifty Poems of Emily Dickinson

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen, Amy Irving, Glenda Jackson, and others
    • Length: 39 mins
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    After Emily Dickinson's death in 1886, her sister Lavinia discovered 1,775 poems bound and small packets tied with thread. They were first published in 1890, attracting unexpected attention in literary circles. With sparse, precise language, Emily Dickinson conveyed a penetrating vision of the natural world and an acute understanding of the most profound human truths. Her poems have been widely recognized as among the greatest in the English language. 

    Non-member price: $7.79

    • Good Poems

    • Selected and Introduced by Garrison Keillor
    • By: Garrison Keillor (editor), Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, and others
    • Narrated by: Garrison Keillor
    • Length: 4 hrs and 23 mins
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    Good Poems includes poems about lovers, children, failure, everyday life, death, and transcendence. It features the work of classic poets, such as Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, and Robert Frost, as well as the work of contemporary greats such as Howard Nemerov, Charles Bukowski, Donald Hall, Billy Collins, Robert Bly, and Sharon Olds Good Poems includes poems about lovers, children, failure, everyday life, death, and transcendence.

    Non-member price: $27.62

    • The Poetry of Emily Dickinson

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Patricia Rodriguez, Richard Mitchely, Tim Graham, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 13 mins
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    Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was born in 1830 in Amherst Massachusetts. Rightly regarded as a major American poet, her life was sheltered, introverted, and reclusive. Despite writing over 1800 poems, only a dozen or so were published during her lifetime. Her structures and wordings are at times difficult to get to grips with, though recurring themes of religion and death certainly shadow many of her works.

    Non-member price: $7.48

    • The Greatest American Poetry

    • By: Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill Pullman, Meryl Streep, Elliott Gould, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 59 mins
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    Elliott Gould, Burt Reynolds, Meryl Streep, and a host of other celebrities read over 100 poems by four of America's greatest poets. Walt Whitman celebrates the brash and rugged individualism of his country in exuberant language. The spare, precise language of Emily Dickinson conveys her penetrating vision of the natural world and an acute understanding of the most profound human truths.

    Non-member price: $18.28

    • Poets of Nature

    • A Meditation on the Human Connection with Earth
    • By: Walt Whitman, John Keats, Emily Dickinson, and others
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Epstein, Malcolm Ingram, Emma Micklewright, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 18 mins
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    It is hard to top the pleasure of a woodland walk in Spring unless of course you have a lyric poet as your guide. Now that is possible with Poets of Nature. Let Walt Whitman, John Keats, Emily Dickinson, Henry David Thoreau, Emily Bronte, and Ralph Waldo Emerson take you into that realm of Nature "where we seldom wander".

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    • A Soothing Escape

    • By John on 02-06-2016

    Non-member price: $25.39

    • Poems by Emily Dickinson

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Marianne Fraulo
    • Length: 4 hrs and 20 mins
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    Poems by Emily Dickinson is a compilation of the poetry of Emily Dickinson in three different series, each composed of the following subjects: Life, Love, Nature, Time, and Eternity.

    The notoriously reclusive New England poet broke all the rules of Victorian-era poetry to create a new, uniquely American style. Despite the fact that the majority of the poems recited here were never published in her lifetime, Dickinson remains one of the most influential voices in American literature.

    Non-member price: $21.69

    • Poetic License

    • 100 Poems - 100 Performers
    • By: Emily Dickinson, e. e. cummings, William Wordsworth, and others
    • Narrated by: Jason Alexander, Christine Baranski, Charles Busch, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 1 min
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    Why a poetry album? Easy answer: I love poetry. I love reading it. I love memorizing it. I love hearing great actors recite it. As the poet Mark Strand wrote, “Ink runs from the corners of my mouth / There is no happiness like mine / I have been eating poetry.” In the past, when I was full from eating, I have had the audacity to set poetry to music. But, on this audiobook, you will hear the music of the poems.

    Non-member price: $25.37

    • Fifty Poems of Emily Dickinson

    • By: Emily Dickinson, New Millennium Audio - producer
    • Narrated by: Glenda Jackson, Stephanie Beacham, Sharon Stone, and others
    • Length: 38 mins
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    Four well-known actresses read these poems by one of the greatest American poets of the 19th century. Beginning always with particulars of personal experience, her poems encompass life and death, love and longing, joyfulness and sorrow. With sparse, precise language, she conveys a penetrating vision of the natural world and an acute understanding of the most profound human truths.

    Non-member price: $20.25

    • Emily Dickinson

    • Selected Poems
    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Mary Woods
    • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Emily Dickinson today has gained her deserved place alongside Walt Whitman as one of the two greatest American poets of the 19th century. Beginning always with particulars of personal experience, her poems encompass life and death, love and longing, joyfulness and sorrow. With sparse, precise language, she conveyed a penetrating vision of the natural world and an acute understanding of the most profound human truths.

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    • The Soul Selects Her Own Society: Poems by Women

    • By: Emily Dickinson, Georgia Douglas Johnson, Margaret Widdemer
    • Narrated by: Sheryl Mebane
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Enjoy these poems by women authors, tackling the soul, society, and heart. This collection is ideal for women’s history programs. 

    Non-member price: $5.50

    • Poetic Christmas: Beloved Holiday Poems

    • By: Louisa May Alcott, Emily Dickinson, E. E. Cummings, and others
    • Narrated by: Sheryl Mebane
    • Length: 15 mins
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    Enjoy these 10 Christmas pieces by celebrated authors. The experience includes music and a range of lively and touching characters. Add a little poetry to your Christmas! 

    Non-member price: $5.50

    • Classic Christmas Poems and Inspired Echoes

    • By: Louisa May Alcott, Emily Dickinson, Christina Rossetti, and others
    • Narrated by: Sheryl Mebane
    • Length: 5 mins
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    These poems by celebrated women authors inspired the narrator and will inspire you! Enjoy the musical connections, the bonus poem that resonates with one of the holiday classics, and a poem improvised by the narrator, who is an award-winning poet. 

    Non-member price: $5.50

    • Io sono nessuno! Tu chi sei? - I'm nobody! Who are you?

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Silvio Raffo
    • Length: 53 mins
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    Un viaggio indimenticabile nella poesia di Emily Dickinson realizzato da Silvio Raffo, il più grande interprete e traduttore italiano della poetessa americana, nonché poeta, che recita l'opera "Io sono nessuno, tu chi sei? / I'm Nobody. Who Are You?", in italiano e in lingua originale inglese, inframezzate a lezioni di critica e storia della Dickinson, nell'amabile contesto musicale dei brani Krell che fanno da sottofondo ai tratti salienti della recitazione.

    Non-member price: $7.67

    • Fifty Poems of Emily Dickinson, Volume 2

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Jill Eikenberry, Nancy Kwan, Melissa Manchester, and others
    • Length: 44 mins
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    Emily Dickinson was born into a prominent New England family. Sociable as a child, she grew increasingly withdrawn. Only seven poems were published during her lifetime. Just after her death in 1886, her sister discovered 1,775 poems bound in small packets; 50 of the most penetrating and insightful of those poems are collected here. Listeners will find them perfect for meditation, relaxation, or simply for the sheer pleasure of listening to what has become known as some of the best English language poetry every written.

    Non-member price: $14.30

    • Un fiore o un libro

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Aurora Cancian
    • Length: 13 mins
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    "Un fiore o un libro" è una raccolta di brevi poesie di Emily Dickison nella versione in italiano di Roberto Malini. Per la Dickinson, la vocazione del poeta nasceva dal desiderio di migliorare l'essenza stessa dell'umano indagando oltre i confini del divino, alla ricerca di una purezza sempre più perfetta. Non a caso, paragonava la sua arte alla lotta di Giacobbe con l'angelo. Emily passò quasi tutta la sua vita nella casa natìa, che abbandonava solo per visite ai parenti.

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    • Sillabe del mattino

    • By: Emily Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Aurora Cancian
    • Length: 11 mins
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    "Sillabe del mattino" è una raccolta di brevi poesie di Emily Dickison nella versione in italiano di Roberto Malini. Per Emily Dickinson, la vocazione del poeta nasceva dal desiderio di migliorare l'essenza stessa dell'umano indagando oltre i confini del divino, alla ricerca di una purezza sempre più perfetta. Non a caso, paragonava la sua arte alla lotta di Giacobbe con l'angelo. Emily passò quasi tutta la sua vita nella casa natìa, che abbandonava solo per visite ai parenti.

    Non-member price: $4.57

    • Modern Classic Verse - Volume 1 - End of a Century

    • By: Emily Dickinson, Thomas Hardy, Gerard Manley Hopkins, and others
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett, Denis Daly
    • Length: 3 hrs and 43 mins
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    The turn of the 20th century saw radical developments in all art forms and particularly in poetry. The first volume of this series features the work of nine significant poets whose careers cover the period from the late 19th century to the early 20th century.

    Non-member price: $16.57

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