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Oliver Wendell Holmes

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Though by profession a doctor (he coined the word anesthesia) Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) was one of the leading 19th century American poets and a member of the famous Saturday Club with Emerson, Longfellow and Lowell. 2009 is the 200th anniversary of his birth. Here are his major poems, including Old Ironsides and The Last Leaf in a rare audiobook collection read affectingly by Peter Marinker.

Though by profession a doctor (he coined the word anesthesia) Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) was one of the leading 19th century American poets and a member of the famous Saturday Club with Emerson, Longfellow and Lowell. 2009 is the 200th anniversary of his birth. Here are his major poems, including Old Ironsides and The Last Leaf in a rare audiobook collection read affectingly by Peter Marinker.
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Though by profession a doctor (he coined the word anesthesia) Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) was one of the leading 19th century American poets and a member of the famous Saturday Club with Emerson, Longfellow and Lowell. 2009 is the 200th anniversary of his birth. Here are his major poems, including Old Ironsides and The Last Leaf in a rare audiobook collection read affectingly by Peter Marinker.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Peter Marinker

Length:

1h 17m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:14


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:30


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:44


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

02:41


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:21


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

02:46


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

02:20


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:14


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

02:44


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:10


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

02:30


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:26


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:54


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:51


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:01


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

02:41


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:27


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:14


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

03:46


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

06:31


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

02:47


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

02:21


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

01:45


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

03:38


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:25


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

02:30


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

01:20


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

01:29


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

02:20


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

02:24


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

02:06


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

02:21


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

01:06


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

00:50