(Encyclopedia) Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807–82, American poet, b. Portland, Maine, grad. Bowdoin College, 1825. He wrote some of the most popular poems in American literature, in… Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was a giant of 19th century American literature, a celebrated poet whose work included "Paul Revere's Ride" and the long narrative poems The Song of Hiawatha and Evangeline… ParadisoPostscript Six Sonnets on Dante's Divine Comedy by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) Oft have I seen at some cathedral door A laborer, pausing in the dust and heat,… by Henry W. Longfellow Henry W. Longfellow Contents Introductory Note Introduction The Peace-Pipe The Four Winds Hiawatha's Childhood Hiawatha and Mudjekeewis Hiawatha's Fasting… Introduction Introductory Note The Song of Hiawatha is based on the legends and stories of many North American Indian tribes, but especially those of the Ojibway Indians of northern… The Hunting of Pau-Puk-Keewis The Ghosts The Death of Kwasind Far and wide among the nations
Spread the name and fame of Kwasind;
No man dared to strive with Kwasind,
No man could… Blessing the Cornfields Hiawatha's Lamentation Picture-Writing In those days said Hiawatha,
"Lo! how all things fade and perish!
From the memory of the old men
Pass away the great… The Ghosts The White Man's Foot The Famine Oh the long and dreary Winter!
Oh the cold and cruel Winter!
Ever thicker, thicker, thicker
Froze the ice on lake and river,
Ever deeper,… Hiawatha's Fasting Hiawatha's Sailing Hiawatha's Friends Two good friends had Hiawatha,
Singled out from all the others,
Bound to him in closest union,
And to whom he gave the… Hiawatha's Friends Hiawatha's Fishing Hiawatha's Sailing "Give me of your bark, O Birch-tree!
Of your yellow bark, O Birch-tree!
Growing by the rushing river,
Tall and stately in…