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The Poetry Of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was born in 1807 in Portland Maine (then part of Massachusetts) into a privileged background. Studious, he worked hard and grew to love languages as well as poetry from an early age. He travelled extensively in Europe for 3 years, immersing himself in various languages, and became much influenced by its poets. From there he returned to the US and eventually to teach at Harvard. His first major publication of poetry was in 1839. Today he is rightly known as an icon of American Poetry with classics such as "Paul Revere's Ride" and “The Song of Hiawatha”. In this collection we bring you further examples of his great talents that read undimmed to this very day. Our readers include John Michael MacDonald, Richard Mitchley and Ghizela Rowe.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was born in 1807 in Portland Maine (then part of Massachusetts) into a privileged background. Studious, he worked hard and grew to love languages as well as poetry from an early age. He travelled extensively in Europe for 3 years, immersing himself in various languages, and became much influenced by its poets. From there he returned to the US and eventually to teach at Harvard. His first major publication of poetry was in 1839. Today he is rightly known as an icon of American Poetry with classics such as "Paul Revere's Ride" and “The Song of Hiawatha”. In this collection we bring you further examples of his great talents that read undimmed to this very day. Our readers include John Michael MacDonald, Richard Mitchley and Ghizela Rowe.
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was born in 1807 in Portland Maine (then part of Massachusetts) into a privileged background. Studious, he worked hard and grew to love languages as well as poetry from an early age. He travelled extensively in Europe for 3 years, immersing himself in various languages, and became much influenced by its poets. From there he returned to the US and eventually to teach at Harvard. His first major publication of poetry was in 1839. Today he is rightly known as an icon of American Poetry with classics such as "Paul Revere's Ride" and “The Song of Hiawatha”. In this collection we bring you further examples of his great talents that read undimmed to this very day. Our readers include John Michael MacDonald, Richard Mitchley and Ghizela Rowe.

Language:

English

Narrators:

John Michael MacDonald, Ghizela Rowe

Length:

56m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:03


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:16


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

02:00


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

02:05


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

02:23


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:00


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

02:05


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

00:31


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:41


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

00:43


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

02:18


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

00:43


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

00:46


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

00:42


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

02:08


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

00:39


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

00:43


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:04


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

01:02


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:49


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

00:35


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

00:55


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:22


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

01:26


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

01:33


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

00:47


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

00:53


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

03:22


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

01:02


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

01:16


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

01:53


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

01:03


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

03:45


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

00:14


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

00:50


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

02:09