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Henry W. Longfellow

Richard Henry Stoddard

Henry W. Longfellow

a memoir

by Richard Henry Stoddard

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Published by Frederick Warne in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, -- 1807-1882.,
  • Poets, American -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Date of publication from NUC pre-1956 imprints.

    Statementby Richard H. Stoddard, with original illustrations descriptive of his home and favourite poems, including his latest poem, "Hermes Trismegistus".
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p., [1] leaf of plates (front.) :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18635822M

    Longfellow also translated poetry from eighteen languages. Young Longfellow, — Longfellow did not respond publicly, but, after Poe's death, he wrote: "The harshness of his criticisms I have never attributed to anything but the irritation of a sensitive nature chafed by some indefinite sense of wrong". He had been suffering from peritonitis.

    As he says, "what a writer asks of his reader is not so much to like as to listen". Life is earnest. He endured the pain for several days with the help of opium before he died surrounded by family on Friday, March 24, I do not believe that I was born for such a lot. Carpenter, George Rice.

    Its appeal to the public was immediate. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Life is earnest! He also published a travel book, Outre-Mer: A Pilgrimage Beyond the Sea, first published in serial form before a book edition was released in


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Longfellow also translated poetry from eighteen languages. Insaddened by the death of his first wife, whom he had married inhe settled at Heidelberg, where he fell under the influence of German Romanticism. Henry W. Longfellow book his Miscellaneous Poems,into G. During his courtship, Longfellow continued writing and, in latepublished Hyperion, Henry W.

Longfellow book book in prose inspired by his trips abroad and his unsuccessful courtship of Fanny Appleton. His last few years were spent translating the poetry of Michelangelo; though Longfellow never considered it complete enough to be published during his lifetime, a posthumous edition was collected in Writing Style Though much of his work is categorized as lyric poetry, Longfellow experimented with many forms, including hexameter and free verse.

Shortly thereafter inLongfellow retired from Harvard, devoting himself entirely to writing. He was deeply saddened by her death, writing "One thought occupies me night and day He wrote, "I hate the sight of pen, ink, and paper He did not start his new job untilafter he had completed a tour of European and Scandinavian northern European countries.

Young Longfellow was the second of eight children; his siblings were StephenElizabethAnneAlexanderMaryEllenand Samuel The home, built inhad once been the headquarters of George Washington during the Siege of Boston beginning in July Beginning from what St. All day I am weary and sad".

And there will I keep you forever, Yes, forever and a day, Till the walls shall crumble to ruin, And moulder in dust away!

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Such is the cross I wear upon Henry W. Longfellow book breast These eighteen years, through all the changing scenes And seasons, changeless since the day she died. Beecher's Plymouth Collection, He wrote to friend Charles Sumner: "I do not believe anyone can be perfectly well, who has a brain and a heart".

Inhe married Mary Storer Potter of Portland. You are wasting time that should be Henry W. Longfellow book upon original production".

There, Longfellow met Nathaniel Hawthorne, who would later become his lifelong friend. He used his wide knowledge of the literature of other countries as a source for both the form and content of many of his poems. First European tour and professorship at Bowdoin After graduating inhe was offered a professorship at Bowdoin College with the condition that he first spend some time in Europe for further language study [3] He toured Europe between andand upon returning went on to become the first professor of modern languages at Bowdoin, as well as a part-time librarian[citation needed].

In the last two decades of his life, he often received requests for autographs from strangers, which he always sent. He had difficulty coping with the death of his second wife.

He possessed great metrical skill, but he failed to capture the American spirit like his great contemporary Walt Whitmanand his work generally lacked emotional depth and imaginative power.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was enrolled in a dame school at the age of three and by age six was enrolled at the private Portland Academy.

He was required to live in Cambridge to be close to the campus and rented rooms at the Craigie House in the spring ofnow preserved as the Longfellow House—Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site.

Its appeal to the public was immediate. The greatest quality of this poem lies in its deeper layers of allegory. Neil Diamond's hit song, "Longfellow Serenade", is a reference to the poet.

He wrote, "I hate the sight of pen, ink, and paper Longfellow: His Life and Work.

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