Selected Poems (Penguin Classics) by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,Lawrence Buell

By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,Lawrence Buell

 

Longfellow used to be the preferred poet of his day. this option comprises beneficiant samplings from his longer works—Evangeline, The Courtship of Miles Standish, and Hiawatha—as good as his shorter lyrics and not more everyday narrative poems.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the best writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the simplest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts superior via introductions and notes through exclusive students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations by means of award-winning translators.

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