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The song of Hiawatha. By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

by Michigan Historical Reprint Series

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Published by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9848864M
    ISBN 101425531954
    ISBN 109781425531959
    OCLC/WorldCa154786061

    Longfellow's poem `The Song of Hiawatha' has long been a favourite classic. In this stunning picture book, Susan Jeffers has illuminated some the poem's most lyrical verses depicting Hiawatha's childhood. Rich in detail, here are the lapping waters and whispering pine trees, the dancing fireflies and swiftly running reindeer of Longfellow's. Complete summary of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's The Song of Hiawatha. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Song of Hiawatha.

    - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, The Song of Hiawatha The Song of Hiawatha is an epic poem inspired after the Ojibwe - a Native American tribe - myths and legends. Read about the making of the world we live in and about the adventures of Hiawatha - the hero who invented written language and discovered corn - as seen by one Amerindian tribe.   By: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow I sing the Song of Hiawatha, Brave of heart and strong of arm. Daughter’s son of old Nokomis, Fathered by the harsh West Wind. With its regular, beating rhythm, the Song of Hiawatha has often been parodied, but in truth, it is a powerful, emotional epic; a hero’s life, his loves and suffering.5/5(1).

      The Song of Hiawatha is an epic poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow that features Native American characters. This edition includes all illustrations by N. C. Wyeth. The epic relates the adventures of an Ojibwe warrior named Hiawatha and the tragedy of his love for : Bertabooks. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's classic is regarded as a masterpiece of American literature, combining romance and idealism in an idyllic natural setting. The Song of Hiawatha () by Henry Wadsworth LongfellowPages:


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The song of Hiawatha. By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Michigan Historical Reprint Series Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Song of Hiawatha is an epic poem, in trochaic tetrameter, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, featuring an Indian hero. Longfellow's sources for the legends and ethnography found in his poem were the Ojibwe Chief Kahge-ga-gah-bowh during their visits at Longfellow's home; Black Hawk and other Sac and Fox Indians Longfellow encountered on Boston Commons; Algic Researches and additional /5(34).

The book is in good shape and a deal at the price. If you are looking for a review of Longfellow, this isn't the place. I first read The Song of Hiawatha in and have re-read it a dozen times to the point that my book fell apart and this replaced it.

Why do /5(33). Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was an American poet whose works include "Paul Revere's Ride", The Song of Hiawatha, and "Evangeline". He was also the first American to translate Dante Alighieri's The Divine Comedy and was one of the five members of the group known as the Fireside Poets/5.

The Song of Hiawatha. On the shores of Gitche Gumee, Of the shining Big-Sea-Water, Stood Nokomis, the old woman, Pointing with her finger westward, O'er the water pointing westward, To the purple clouds of sunset. Fiercely the red sun descending. Burned his way along the heavens, Set the sky on fire behind him, As war-parties, when retreating.

Published inHenry Wadsworth Longfellow’s epic poem “The Song of Hiawatha” has received high critical acclaim from many people of his time. The poem is composed of 22 chapters, which deal with the prophecy that a peace bringer will come, continuing with /5(29).

America's most popular 19th century poet, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow devoted himself to providing his country with a national mythology, poetic tradition and epic forms.

Known and loved by generations of schoolchidlren for its evocative storytelling, his classic is 5/5(5).

The Song of Hiawatha is based on the legends and stories of many North American Indian tribes, but especially those of the Ojibway Indians of northern Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. They were collected by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft, the reknowned historian, pioneer explorer, and geologist.

He was superintendent of Indian affairs for Michigan from to /5. "The Song of Hiawatha" is the best book I have ever been exposed to. Every time I hear the wonderful rhyme of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, I begin to think of what this land was like before the Europeans conquered it.

It is a wonderful tale of peace between nations and a great book 5/5(5). Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, Title: The Song of Hiawatha: An Epic Poem Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Indians of North America -- Poetry Subject: Hiawatha, active 15th century -- Poetry Subject: Iroquois Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Poetry Category: Text: EBook.

“The Song of Hiawatha” is a four-hour poem written by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and nicely narrated by William Hotkins. Published init is a telling of a 16th century legend about an Iroquois Indian chieftain named Tarenyawagon, who was said to have had the power of a god in the form of a man.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - The Death of Minnehaha All day long roved Hiawatha In that melancholy forest, Through the shadow of whose thickets, In the pleasant days of Summer, Of that ne’er forgotten Summer, He had brought his young wife homeward From the land of the Dacotahs; When the birds sang in the thickets, And the.

The Paperback of the The Song of Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(12). A list of poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, one of the "Fireside Poets," wrote lyrical poems about history, mythology, and legend that were popular and widely translated, making him the most famous American of his day.

The Song of Hiawatha [excerpt] Henry Wadsworth Longfellow My Lost Youth. Henry. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (Febru – Ma ) was an American poet and educator whose works include "Paul Revere's Ride", The Song of Hiawatha, and was also the first American to translate Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy and was one of the Fireside Poets from New England.

Longfellow was born in Portland, Maine, which was then still part of mater: Bowdoin College. Buy The Song of Hiawatha by Wadsworth Longfellow, Henry (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(29).

More editions of The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Voices of the Night, Ballads and Other Poems: The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Voices of the Night, Ballads and Other Poems: ISBN () Hardcover, BiblioLife, The Song of Hiawatha is an epic poem, in trochaic tetrameter, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, featuring a Native American hero.

Longfellow's sources for the legends and ethnography found in his poem were the Ojibwe Chief Kahge-ga-gah-bowh during their visits at Longfellow's home; Black Hawk and other Sac and Fox Indians Longfellow encountered on Boston Common; Algic Researches ().

The Song of Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Wikipedia Book - The Song of Hiawatha. Download M4B (MB) Download cover art Download CD case insert. The Song of Hiawatha. Henry Wadsworth LONGFELLOW ( - ) I sing the Song of Hiawatha, Brave of heart and strong of arm.

Daughter's son of old Nokomis, Fathered by the harsh West Wind. With its regular, beating rhythm, the Song of. Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, Editor: Morris, Woodrow W.

Title: The Song of Hiawatha Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Indians of North America -- Poetry Subject: Hiawatha, active 15th century -- Poetry Subject: Iroquois Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Poetry Category.

Laid in is a signature in ink of Henry W. Longfellow cut from a check. The Song of Hiawatha is an epic poem in trochaic tetrameter by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow that features Native American characters. The epic relates the adventures of an Ojibwe warrior named Hiawatha and the tragedy of his love for Minnehaha.Lisa S Boone (4/30/ PM).

I have always love Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and this song as well as the others in the Hiawatha series are among some of his best/5. The Song of Hiawatha is an epic poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow that features Native American characters.

The epic relates the adventures of an Ojibwe warrior named Hiawatha and the tragedy of his love for Minnehaha. Events in the story are set in the Pictured Rocks area on the south shore of Lake : CreateSpace Publishing.