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Outre-mer; a pilgrimage beyond the sea

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, and New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Europe -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2273 .O6 1894
      The Physical Object
      Pagination364 p.
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6381391M
      LC Control Number39000680
      OCLC/WorldCa642301

      Though very far from being hampered by any dogmatic philosophical or religious system of the past, his mind, until near the end, found sufficient satisfaction in the Christian view of life to make it indifferent to the restless, inquiring spirit of the present, and disinclined to play with any more recent solution of life's problems. In lateLongfellow published Hyperioninspired by his trips abroad [53] and his unsuccessful courtship of Fanny Appleton. New York: Oxford University Press, 6. I say she shall! Longfellow: His Life and Work. A bust to his memory was erected in the Poet's Corner in Westminster Abbey in

      Several years later, he wrote the poem "Mezzo Cammin," which expressed his personal struggles in his middle years. Midsummer has come ; and you may now hire a palace for what, a few weeks ago, would hardly have paid your night's lodging in its garret. Longfellow's popularity rapidly declined, beginning shortly after his death and into the twentieth century, as academics focused attention on other poets such as Walt Whitman, Edwin Arlington Robinsonand Robert Frost. During his return-passage across the Atlantic he wrote his Poems on Slaverywith a dedication to Channing.

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company, Alan G. Dizziness and want of strength confined him to his room for some time, and, although after some weeks he partially recovered, his elasticity and powers were gone. I am almost confident in believing, that if I can ever rise in the world it must be by the exercise of my talents in the wide field of literature.


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Outre-mer; a pilgrimage beyond the sea by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Download PDF Ebook

He was too restless to take a carriage and walked 90 minutes to meet her at her house. At present few persons beyond their teens would care to read it through, so unnatural and stilted is its language, so thin its material and so consciously mediated its sentiment.

The metre is monotonous and easily ridiculed, but it suits the subject, and the poem is very popular. New York: Oxford University Press, 7. Performance and reliability cookies These cookies allow us to monitor OverDrive's performance and reliability. He wrote to friend Charles Sumner: "I do not believe anyone can be perfectly well, who has a brain and a heart".

New York: Oxford University Press, 6. New York: Basic Books, He wrote in his journal Outre-mer; a pilgrimage beyond the sea book "I have only one desire; and that is for harmony, and a frank and honest understanding between North and South".

He then entered his father's law office, without intending, however, it would appear, to devote himself to the study of the law. There he began courting Appleton's daughter Frances Outre-mer; a pilgrimage beyond the sea book Appleton. He was awarded an honorary doctorate of laws from Harvard in There he developed a lifelong love of the Old World civilizations.

Overview[ edit ] In preparation for his employment as a professor of language at his alma mater Bowdoin CollegeLongfellow traveled to Europe. Start your review of Outre-Mer Or, A Pilgrimage To The Old World Write a review Feb 29, Lanny rated it it was amazing I started reading this the other day while drinking coffee and was so charmed I almost bought the thing, but somehow knew I could find it on Gutenberg, and I did, but for some reason its all chopped up, which is okay I guess.

In Stock Overview This first major work of the famous author is a travelogue of his journeys to Europe. New York: Oxford University Press, 81— New York: Oxford University Press, 6.

His sojourn in Europe fell exactly in the time when, in England, the reaction against the sentimental atheism of Shelley, the pagan sensitivity of Keats, and the sublime, Satanic outcastness of Byron was at its height; when, in the Catholic countries, the negative exaggerations of the French Revolution were inducing a counter current of positive faith, which threw men into the arms of a half-sentimental, half-aesthetic medievalism; and when, in Germany, the aristocratic paganism of Goethe was being swept aside by that tide of dutiful, romantic patriotism which flooded the country, as soon as it began to feel that it still existed after being run over by Napoleon's war-chariot.

A bust to his memory was erected in the Poet's Corner in Westminster Abbey in Longfellow also experienced more sorrow in his personal life. If published nowadays it would hardly attract notice; but in those gushing, emotion-craving times it had considerable popularity, and helped to increase the poet's now rapidly widening fame.

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, His father, a prominent lawyer, expected his son would follow in his profession. His son was injured during the war, and he wrote the poem "Christmas Bells", later the basis of the carol I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day.

He suffered from neuralgiawhich caused him constant pain, and he also had poor eyesight. He considered moving to New York after New York University proposed offering him a newly created professorship of modern languages, though there would be no salary. He turned to his writing, channeling his personal experiences into his work.Outre-Mer: A Pilgrimage Beyond the Sea.

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