Song (Lowell version)

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LibriVox volunteers bring you 7 recordings of Song by James Russell Lowell. This was the Weekly Poetry project for May 1, 2011.

James Russell Lowell was an American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat. He is associated with the Fireside Poets, a group of New England writers who were among the first American poets who rivaled the popularity of British poets. These poets usually used conventional forms and meters in their poetry, making them suitable for families entertaining at their fireside. (summary from Wikipedia) (0 hr 8 min)


Song - Read by DL 1:02 Read by David Lawrence
Song - Read by JB 1:07 Read by Jean Bascom
Song - Read by JPV 1:01 Read by John Veyon
Song - Read by LLW 1:16 Read by Leonard Wilson
Song - Read by MDM 1:08 Read by Devin Mitchell
Song - Read by PDG 1:09 Read by Penelope Greenwell
Song - Read by RN 1:20 Read by ravenotation