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" Dikes, that the hands of the farmers had raised with labor incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides ; but at stated seasons the flood-gates Opened, and welcomed the sea to wander at will o'er the meadows. "
Poems - Page 141
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1850
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Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1848 - 182 pages
...land, on the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of GrandPre Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides ; but at stated Opened, and welcomed the sea to wander at will o'er the meadows. West and south there were fields of...
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The Metropolitan Magazine, Volume 52

1848 - 514 pages
...on the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of Grand- Pr6 Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...Dikes, that the hands of the farmers had raised with labour incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides ; but at stated seasons the flood-gates Opened, and...
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The Metropolitan, Volume 52

1848 - 476 pages
...on the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of Grand- Pr£ Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...Dikes, that the hands of the farmers had raised with labour incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides ; but at stated seasons the flood-gates Opened, and...
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Evangeline: a tale [in verse].

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1848 - 176 pages
...ou the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of Grand-Pre Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...pasture to flocks without number. Dikes, that the liauds of the farmers had raised with labour incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides; but at stated...
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Eclectic Magazine, and Monthly Edition of the Living Age, Volume 15

1848 - 602 pages
...on the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of Grand-Pre Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...eastward, Giving the village its name, and pasture to Hocks without number. Dikes, that the hands of the farmers had raised with labor incessant, Shut out...
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Evangeline: a tale [in verse].

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1849 - 170 pages
...on the shores of the Basin of Minna. Distant, secluded, still, the little village of Grand-Pre Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...Dikes, that the hands of the farmers had raised with labour incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides ; but at stated seasons the flood-gates Opened, and...
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The Living Authors of America: 1st ser

Thomas Powell - 1850 - 380 pages
...on the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of Grand-Pre Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...flocks without number. Dikes, that the hands of the fanners had raised with labor incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides : but at stated seasons the flood-gates...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1851 - 596 pages
...land, on the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of GrandPrg Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...Dikes, that the hands of the farmers had raised with labour incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides; but at stated seasons the flood-gates Opened, and welcomed...
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Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen, Volume 13

1853 - 498 pages
...on the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of Grand Prd Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...Dikes, that the hands of the farmers had raised with labour incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides ; but at stated seasons the flood-gates Opened, and...
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Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen, Volume 13

1853 - 496 pages
...on the shores of the Basin of Minas, Distant, secluded, still, the little village of Grand Pré Lay in the fruitful valley. Vast meadows stretched to...Dikes, that the hands of the farmers had raised with labour incessant, Shut out the turbulent tides; but at stated seasons the flood-gates Opened, and welcomed...
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