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First Poetry Quartet

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Works: 51 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 2,124 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Television adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Film adaptations  Miscellanea 
Classifications: PS3511.R94, 811.52
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Most widely held works by First Poetry Quartet
New England in autumn the poetry of Robert Frost ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides biographical insight on Robert Frost through dramatic presentations of his poems and letters
Spoon River anthology & a poetic portrait gallery by Edgar Lee Masters ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes excerpts from Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River anthology, along with works of other poets
William Shakespeare a poet for all time ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed on location in Stratford-on-Avon and other sites, Shakespearean actors recite some of the Bard's best known works
The lake poets Wordsworth and Coleridge ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"William Wordsworth, his sister Dorothy, his wife Mary, and his friend Samuel Taylor Coleridge often set out on walking tours through the beautiful Lake District of England. The members of The First Poetry Quartet follow in their footsteps as they visit Wordsworth's home at Dove Cottage, travel by carriage to the mountains above Ullswater, and wend their way by twilight to the lake at Grasmere. Excerpts from Dorothy's journals and letters introduce the poetry selections"--Container
The Brontës of Haworth ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the poetry and powerful imaginations of the Brontës: Emily, Anne, Charlotte and Branwell
So that's where it's from ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction to poetry which explores familiar quotes and identifies movie, song, and book titles taken from poetry
A Zooful of poetry ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Come for a fun-filled tour of the San Diego Wild Animal Park while at the same time you'll be enjoying a pack of poems - or is it a herd of verse? - all about animals!
The growth of a poet Sylvia Plath ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides biographical insight on Sylvia Plath through dramatic presentations of her poems and letters
William Butler Yeats the heart of Ireland ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guest star Irene Worth, as an owner of an old Irish inn, regales The First Poetry Quartet with stories about the great Irish poet and the countryside he adored
New England in autumn the poetry of Robert Frost ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of Frost's poems chose to suit a perfect New England autumn day. Filmed in the beautiful farm country of Massachusetts
Scott, Tennyson & Kipling the heroic tradition ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walt Whitman & the Civil War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of Walt Whitman's poetry about the Civil War speaks not only of the tragedy of the conflict, but also of a young nation and its people
The poetical art of William Blake ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the many facets of Blake's genius: poet, painter, engraver and mystical philosopher in the setting of an antiquarian print shop, with frequent illustrations from his art work
The men who marched away ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[A] tribute to the soldiers who wrote from the trenches, leaving a legacy of poetry that tells of the agony and suffering that all war imposes"--Container
D.H. Lawrence a restless spirit ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles poet D.H. Lawrence at his ranch in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in New Mexico. Includes readings of Lawrence's poetry
Thomas Hardy's Wessex ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The southwest corner of England, which Thomas Hardy referred to by its ancient Saxon name of "Wessex", was made famous by his novels and provides the setting for this performance of his poetry
The master poets collection ( Visual )
in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic presentations of works by various poets
The master poets collection ( Visual )
in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic presentations of works by various poets
An American original e.e. cummings ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Harvard-educated writer, who preferred to sign his name in all lower case, is known for the eccentricity of the typography and punctuation he employed to reinforce the rhythm and meaning of words. His poems truly leap off the page when performed aloud. This program, which celebrated the beauty of the individual, is set in a re-creation of New York's Greenwich Village, where e.e. cummings lived for nearly forty years
In praise of the Lord ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Quartet members are accompanied in this joyous performance by the choir and organ of the St. Paul United Methodist Church of Lincoln, Nebraska. Centers around excerpts from poetry by Herman Melville, Rudyard Kipling, Dylan Thomas, and many more
 
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