Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | Critical Essay by Cecil B. Williams

This literature criticism consists of approximately 55 pages of analysis & critique of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
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SOURCE: “Verse Narrative, Indian Saga, Idyl, Framework Tales, Drama, Translations,” in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Twayne Publishers, 1964, pp. 148-86.

In the following essay, Williams provides a thematic and stylistic analysis of Longfellow's major poetic works.

Come, read to me some poem           Some simple and heartfelt lay That shall soothe this restless feeling,           And banish the thoughts of day. 
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And the night shall be filled with music,           And the cares, that infest the day, Shall fold their tents, like the Arabs, &#x...

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