Robert Bridges

Eros and Psyche


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Bridges' Eros and Psyche retells the Eros (= Cupid) and Psyche myth first recorded by Lucius Apuleius in his book The Golden Ass. The poem …

Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins


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Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844–89) was an English poet, educated at Oxford. Entering the Roman Catholic Church in 1866 and the Jesuit novitiate…

The Growth of Love


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Robert Bridges, who was appointed Poet Laureate in 1913, published three versions of his sonnet sequence, The Growth of Love:1876 - 24 sonn…

The Testament of Beauty



The Testament of Beauty



To the United States of America


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In celebration of Independence Day in the United States, 2007, LibriVox volunteers bring you 12 different recordings of To the United States…

Nightingales


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LibriVox volunteers bring you 7 different recordings of Nightingales by Robert Bridges, published in "The Oxford Book of English Verse&…