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POETRY PLEASE
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Poetry Please
Sunday 16:30-17:00
Saturday (rpt) 23:00-23:30
The poems you want to hear
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If you'd like to suggest a particular poem for possible inclusion in the programme, contact us - don't forget to tell us why you'd like to hear your choice...
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Sunday 22 January 2006
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Roger McGough
Roger McGough introduces a selection of poems chosen by listeners
Featured poems
The Tyger by William Blake
From:  The New Oxford Book of English Verse 1250-1950
Publ: Oxford

Frost at Midnight by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
From:  The New Oxford Book of Romantic Period Verse
Publ:  Oxford

Lines Written a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey by William Wordsworth
From:  The New Oxford Book of Romantic Period Verse
Publ:  Oxford

An Arab's Farewell to his Steed by Caroline Norton
From:  The New Penguin Book of Romantic Poetry
Publ:  Penguin

Ode on Melancholy by John Keats
From:  The New Oxford Book of English Verse
Publ:  Oxford
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