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A dramatization of Longfellow"s Hiawatha

by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Published in St. Paul .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama,
  • Indians of North America

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDe Vine, Alice L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2267.A37 D4 1894
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p.l., 43 p.
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24760040M
    LC Control Number12036264

    The Song of Hiawatha is readable, lyrical and very much an epic in the classical sense. Although the poem is based on a Native American hero, readers .   Librarians will not give valuation estimates of books but one can help you find the info you seek. There are publications, like American Book Prices Current, that give values, also. Be aware that if you wish to sell the book, you may not obtain "top dollar." Often someone, like a used book dealer, will want to purchase what you have to sell.

    In the summer of , Longfellow wrote in his diary: "I have at length hit upon a plan for a poem on the American Indians, which seems to me the right one and the only. It is to weave together their beautiful traditions as whole." What emerged the next year was "The Song of Hiawatha," a composite of legends, folklore, myth, and characters that presents, in short, lilting trochees, 5/5(5). In this excerpt of some of its most lyrical verses, artist Susan Jeffers illuminates Longfellow's hypnotic account of Hiawatha's boyhood. Rich in imagery and detail, the exquisitely rendered paintings introduce readers to one of America's favorite poems.

    There are volumes in this series. This book was published in and is in good condition. The book is square and the binding is tight but cracked on the front and rear cover hinge. The only mark on the book is a name on the inside front cover and staple holes on pages 3,4,and is wear and fading along the spine. Seller Inventory. 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 /5.


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