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Sonnet 130

William Shakespeare

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Description:

LibriVox volunteers bring you seventeen different readings of Shakespeare’s Sonnet 130. This sonnet offers a look into the Elizabethan ideal of womanly beauty, then turns it on its head with wry realism. Then as now, real beauty is inside. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of March 5, 2006. (Summary by Fox in the Stars)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

21m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:30

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:33


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:30


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:26


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:09


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:12


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:18


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:08


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:21


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

00:57


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:08


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:18


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:00


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:26


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:01


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:12


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:18


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

01:10