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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: A Biographical Sketch

Francis H. Underwood

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: A Biographical Sketch is a book written by Francis H. Underwood that provides a detailed account of the life and work of the famous American poet, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The book covers the major events of Longfellow's life, including his childhood, education, early career, and his rise to fame as a poet. It also delves into his personal life, including his marriage, family, and friendships with other notable figures of his time. The author provides insights into Longfellow's writing process, his literary influences, and the themes that permeate his work, such as love, nature, and patriotism. The book also explores the impact of Longfellow's poetry on American literature and culture, as well as his role in shaping the national identity of the United States. Overall, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: A Biographical Sketch is a comprehensive and engaging account of the life and legacy of one of America's most beloved poets. It is a must-read for anyone interested in Longfellow's work, as well as those interested in the history of American literature and culture.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 376
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.84in - 1.21lb
  • EAN: 9781428614581
  • Categories: GeneralGeneralLiterary Figures