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Romantic Poets 2

Aired Unknown Apr 25, 2009 on BBC
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Romantic Poets 2
First noted for being poet Byron's favorite swimming spot, the lake near Grantchester was frequented by Rupert Brooke 100 years later. The voice of his generation, Brooke's poetry emerged during the first World War, though he never fought in the trenches. Known for being charismatic and handsome, Brooke died young on a naval expedition, but wrote frequently of his love for the English countryside, and Grantchester in particular.moreless

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