The Poetry of May

  • by John Milton, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, William Wordsworth, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Narrated by Richard Mitchley, Ghizela Rowe
  • 0 hrs and 46 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

May - the fifth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar and popular for May Day and Workers Rights celebrations. for our poets, including Milton, Hopkins, Goethe, Wordsworth, and Longfellow, much else is on their minds, and of course, it's beautifully put.
The tracks are:


May - an introduction
Ode Composed on a May Morning by William Wordsworth
Song on May Morning, by John Milton
A Light Exists in Spring, by Emily Dickinson
May 1917, by John Jay Thompson
May 1918, by John Jay Chapman
May, by Sara Teasdale
In May, by William Henry Davies
May Magnificat, by Gerard Manley Hopkins
A Calendar of Sonnets - May, by Helen Hunt Jackson
May Song, by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Over the May Hill, by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
It Is Not Always May, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Young May Moon, by Thomas Moore
A Spring Poem from Bion, by Eugene Field
To a Primrose, by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
To the Daisy, by William Wordsworth
By My Sweetheart, by Eugene Field
A Nuptial Verse to Mistress Elizabeth Lee, Now Lady Tracy, by Robert Herrick
Sympathy, by Emily Jane Bronte
May Night, by Sara Teasdale
Where Go the Boats, by Robert Louis Stevenson
On the Sea, by Keats
The Rao of Ilore, by Laurence Hope
Sonnet to Lake Leman, by Byron
All Is Well, by Henry Scott Holland
The Bride, by Laurence Hope
The Gardener, by Rabindranath Tagore
Constantinople, by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Late Spring, by Henry Van Dyke
The School Boy, by William Blake
Roots and Leaves Themselves Alone, by Walt Whitman
The Oak, by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-19-2011
  • Publisher: The Copyright Group