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Transnational Longfellow A Project Of American National Poetry (Interamericana) by Armin Paul Frank

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English


  • Poetry,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Interkulturalitèat,
  • Intertextualitèat,
  • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth / Evangeline.,
  • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth / Tales of a Wayside Inn.,
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Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12830552M
ISBN 103631535163
ISBN 109783631535165

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  Reconsidering Longfellow is the first collection of scholarly essays in several decades devoted entirely to the work and afterlife of the most popular and widely read writer in American literature. The essays, written by a new generation of Longfellow scholars, cover the entire range of Longfellow’s work, from the early poetry to the wildly successful epics of his middle period (Evangeline Author: Christoph Irmscher. The time has come to take another look at Longfellow. Christoph Irmscher's new book overturns the modern prejudice against Longfellow as the mere purveyor of literary comfort food. Examining his unpublished papers alongside letters written by Longfellow's fans both at home and abroad, Irmscher offers a fresh view of the poet's connection with his audience.   Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was a famed 19th-century scholar, novelist and poet, known for works like 'Voices of the Night,' 'Evangeline' and 'The Song of Hiawatha.'. Antique Hardcover Book Longfellow's Complete Poetical Works Cambridge Edition Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Houghton Mifflin RustyDiamondBoutique. From shop RustyDiamondBoutique. 5 out of 5 stars () reviews $ FREE shipping Favorite Add to The Poems of Longfellow, c Antique American Classic Poetry Book, Decorative Cover.