Who is Henry Wadsworth Longfellow?

  • (noun): United States poet remembered for his long narrative poems (1807-1882).
    Synonyms: Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (February 27, 1807 – March 24, 1882) was an American poet and educator 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 Fireside Poets.

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List Of Fairfax County Public Schools Middle Schools - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Middle School
... Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Middle School (Cluster 1 Grades 7-8, website), north of Falls Church, is a public school named after the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ... Elementary schools that feed into Longfellow include Chesterbrook, Haycock, Kent Gardens, Franklin Sherman, and Timberlane ... Most of Longfellow's 1200 students go to McLean High School, but some go to Langley High School, Marshall High School, or Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology ...
Cultural Depictions Of The Salem Witch Trials - 19th Century Illustrations Depicting The Episode
... the play "Giles Corey of the Salem Farms" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, in The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Boston, Houghton, 1902 Tituba, illustration by John W ... the play "Giles Corey of the Salem Farms" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, in The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Boston, Houghton, 1902 Tituba and Mary Walcott, illustration by ... Ehninger, to accompany the play "Giles Corey of the Salem Farms" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, in The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Boston, Houghton, 1902 Mary Walcott ...
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - List of Works
... See also category Novels by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Outre-Mer A Pilgrimage Beyond the Sea (Travelogue) (1835) Hyperion, a Romance (1839) The Spanish Student ... and the Song (poem) Poetry collections See also category Poetry by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Voices of the Night (1839) Ballads and Other Poems (1841) Poems on Slavery (1842) The ...
Robert Frost Middle School (Fairfax County, Virginia) - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Middle School
... Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Middle School (Cluster 1 Grades 7-8, website), north of Falls Church, is a public school named after the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ... Elementary schools that feed into Longfellow include Chesterbrook, Haycock, Kent Gardens, Franklin Sherman, and Timberlane ... Most of Longfellow's 1200 students go to McLean High School, but some go to Langley High School, Marshall High School, or Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology ...
Wadsworth, Texas - Healthcare
... Wadsworth and other municipalities in Matagorda County are served by the Matagorda Regional Medical Center ... there is no doctors or hospitals in the community of Wadsworth, Texas for medical emergency ambulances come from the nearby municipality of Bay City, Texas equipped with a trauma center that is not equipped ... Living in Wadsworth for elder people can be dangerous because Bay City ambulances must travel 25 minutes to get to the Wadsworth community ...

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    In the long, sleepless watches of the night,
    A gentle face—the face of one long dead—
    Looks at me from the wall,
    —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1809–1882)

    I shot an arrow into the air,
    It fell to earth, I knew not where;
    —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1809–1882)

    Individualism, pushed to anarchy, in the family is as ill- founded theoretically and as mischievous practically as it is in the State; while extreme regimentation is a certain means of either destroying self-reliance or of maddening to rebellion.
    —Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–95)

    Critics are sentinels in the grand army of letters, stationed at the corners of newspapers and reviews, to challenge every new author.
    —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)