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Elegy. Michael Schmidt introduces poems that say goodbye - to a murdered king, an only son, a sister, a parent and a friend - and one facing up to the poet's own death.
With poems by Stephen Crane , Frank O'Hara , Philip Larkin and Emily Dickinson. Readers Melissa Sinden and Russell Dixon.


Michael Schmidt
Stephen Crane
Frank O'Hara
Philip Larkin
Emily Dickinson.
Melissa Sinden
Russell Dixon.

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