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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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 ... poem) Poetry collections See also category Poetry by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Voices of the Night (1839) Ballads and Other Poems (1841) Poems on Slavery (184 ...
Cultural Depictions Of The Salem Witch Trials - 19th Century Illustrations Depicting The Episode
... 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 ... 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 Tituba and Mary Walcott ... Ehninger, to accompany the play "Giles Corey of the Salem Farms" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, in The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth ...
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 ... 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 ...
Wadsworth, Texas - Healthcare
... Wadsworth and other municipalities in Matagorda County are served by the Matagorda Regional Medical Center ... As of one thing 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 ... Living in Wadsworth for elder people can be dangerous because Bay City ambulances must travel 25 minutes to get to the Wadsworth community ...
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 ...

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    Men of genius are often dull and inert in society; as the blazing meteor, when it descends to earth, is only a stone.
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)

    Enjoy the Spring of Love and Youth,
    To some good angel leave the rest;
    For Time will teach thee soon the truth,
    There are no birds in last year’s nest!
    —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)

    A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
    —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (20th century)

    In spite of rock and tempest’s roar,
    In spite of false lights on the shore,
    Sail on, nor fear to breast the sea!
    Our hearts, our hopes, are all with thee,
    Our hearts, our hopes, our prayers, our tears,
    Our faith triumphant o’er our fears,
    Are all with thee,—are all with thee!
    —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1809–1882)