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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
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Footnotes from the page of nature or first forms of vegetation: With ...

Hugh Macmillan - 1861 - 392 pages
...description of an American forest, with which Longfellow opens his beautiful poem of "Evangeline" — " 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 Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 27, Issue 2

1861
...we determined to enter, and soon found ourselves, in a "forest primeval;" where the VOL. xxvn. 7* " Murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with moss,...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

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1862 - 516 pages
...pines and the hemlocks, [light. Bearded with moss, and in garments green, indistinct in the twiStand like Druids of eld, with voices sad and prophetic....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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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 27

1862
...without a guide, we determined to enter, and soon found ourselves, in a " forest primeval ;" where the " Murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with...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 Sixth Reader: Consisting of Extracts in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - 1863 - 528 pages
...FOREST SCENE. LOKOFELLOW. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlock Bearded whh moss, and in garments green, indistinct in the twilight,...its rocky caverns the deep-voiced neighboring ocean Sneaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. 35* CXLIIL— RICHELIETJ'S VINDICATION....
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The Sixth Reader: Consisting of Extracts in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - 1863 - 530 pages
...battle ! A FOREST SCENE. LOMGFELLOW. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlock Bearded with moss, and in garments green, indistinct...voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with hoards that rest on their bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns the deep-voiced neighboring ocean Speaks,...
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The complete poetical works [&c.].

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1864
...TRANSLATIONa 23. SPRING SCENERY Birket FoHer 463 U. CuRimus FEmnTin Finallg 473 EVANGELINE. PART THE FIRST. 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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Poems, Volume 2

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1864 - 488 pages
...Spinning-Wheel 437 IX. The Wedding-Day 443 Notes 451 EVANGELINE, A TALE OF ACAD1K. 1847. VOL n. 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 - 1865 - 164 pages
...LONGFELLOW, in the Clerk's Office of the District O «»•* of the District of Massachusetts. EVANGELINE. THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...on their bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep- voiced neighbouring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest....
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1865 - 700 pages
...The poem is descriptive of the fate of some of the persons involved in these calamitous proceedings.] THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and...the twilight, Stand like Druids of eld, with voices snd and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms. Loud from its rocky...
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