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Autumn, A Season In Verse

A Season In Verse

by Thomas Hardy Author · Tagore Author

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Poetry is a fascinating use of language. With almost a million words at its command it is not surprising that these Isles have produced some of the most beautiful, moving and descriptive verse through the centuries. In this series we look at each season through the eyes and minds of our most gifted poets to bring you a guide to the days within each. For many of us Autumn, or as the Americans would say; Fall is the season of mixed emotions. Summer's long days are replaced by a chill in the air. The colours on the trees and fields ripen to warmer hues and the harvest is brought safely home. Yet with this bounty there is the knowledge that Nature is turning her attention to the harder, colder Winter month's ahead. Our collection of poems amplifies this balance between the loss of summer and the gain of the harvest with wonderful poems by such notables as Shelley, Yeats, Emily Dickinson and Longfellow.

Many of the poems are also available as an audiobook from our sister company Portable Poetry. The full volume can be purchased from iTunes, Amazon and other digital stores. Among the readers are Richard Mitchley and Ghizela Rowe.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Copyright Group Ltd
Imprint:
Deadtree Publishing
Publication Date:
2012
Series:
A Season In Verse

Format

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  • Adobe PDF eBook 542.1 KB
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 31.2 KB
  • Open PDF eBook 542.7 KB
  • Open EPUB eBook 30.1 KB

Creators

Author :
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Author :
Daniel Sheehan
Author :
Tagore
Copyright holder :
Copyright Group
Author :
Thomas Hardy
Author :
William Wordworth
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