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" THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with moss, and in garments green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of eld, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms.... "
The New Anthology of American Poetry: Traditions and Revolutions, Beginnings ... - Page 235
edited by - 2003 - 736 pages
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Poems, Volume 2

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1853 - 470 pages
...black shadows fall ; Sleep and oblivion Reign over all. EYANGELINE, A TALE OF ACADIE, 1847. EVANGELINE. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with heards that rest on their bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighbouring ocean Speaks,...
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The North British Review, Volume 19

1853 - 604 pages
...measure of the best of our modern hexameters. Thus Mr. Longfellow's charming poem Evangeline opens:— " This is the forest primeval, the murmuring pines,...and in garments green, indistinct in the twilight." In the second line we have already an instance, garments, of a dissyllable foot inserted among the...
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Poems ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1854
...shadows fall ; Sleep and oblivion Reign over all. EVANGELINE, A TALE OF AC A DIE, 1847. EVANGELINE. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighbouring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. This is the...
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Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1854 - 163 pages
...CAMBRIDGE: METCALF AND COMPAST , PRINTERS TO THE UNIVERSITY. PART THE FIRST. •*> 09 LU EVANGELINE. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighbouring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. This is the...
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Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1854 - 124 pages
...THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with moss, and in garment green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deepvoiced neighbouring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. This is the...
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American classical authors

Ludwig Herrig - 1854 - 580 pages
...SPECIMENS. P 0 ET S. HENRY WÄD8WOBTH LONGFELLOW. Born 1807. EVANGELINE. A Tale of Acadie. PART THE FIRST. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms....
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - 1854 - 482 pages
...Blighted love shall never blow ! Tranelated by VISCOCXT STEASGFOBD. Ltm DE CAUSE™, 1B24-1579. 9 XII. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosom?....
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Hermit's Dell: From the Diary of a Penciller

Henry Carmer Wetmore, Harry Penciller - 1854 - 304 pages
...upon the forest surrounding us, dark and dim, these stanzas from Evangeline came into my memory — " This is the forest primeval ; the murmuring pines...green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar with beards that rest on their bosoms."...
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The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. With prefatory notice

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855 - 640 pages
...Poem is descriptive of these proceedings. Some of the characters are real personages.] EVANGELINE. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighbouring ocean Speaks, and in aecents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. This is the...
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The poetical works of H.W. Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855
...... ... ... ... ... 243 NOTES ... ... ... ... ... .,. .. 2U LONGFELLOW'S POEMS. EVAHGELlNE. . Cale THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighbouring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. This is the...
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