A Shropshire Lad
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A Shropshire Lad

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Naxos AudioBooks continues its popular 'The Great Poets' series with A Shropshire Lad by A.E. Housman. Published at the author's own expense in 1896, after rejection from publishers, the collection contains a cycle of 63 poems. Despite exploring themes of lost love, obsession, pessimism and death, the poems touched English readers and became a bestseller during the Second Boer War and World War I. The collection, set in a half-imagined pastoral Shropshire, includes the well-known poems When I Was One-and-Twenty, To an Athlete Dying Young and Loveliest of Trees, the Cherry Now.
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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 168.4 x 174.75 x 9.91mm | 90.72g
  • Welwyn, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • 184379490X
  • 9781843794905
  • 403,019

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