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The song of Hiawatha.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The song of Hiawatha.

by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Published by Dent, Dutton in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Poetry,
  • Indians of North America -- Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    j-75104

    StatementWith a col. front. and line drawings in the text by Kiddell-Monroe.
    GenrePoetry, Folklore
    SeriesThe Children"s illustrated classics, Children"s illustrated classics
    ContributionsKiddell-Monroe, Joan.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination214 p.
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23249073M

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    Genre/Form: Legends Folklore Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, Song of Hiawatha. New York: Bounty Books. I sing the Song of Hiawatha, Brave of heart and strong of arm. Daughter's son of old Nokomis, Fathered by the harsh West Wind. With its regular, beating rhythm, the Song of Hiawatha has often been parodied, but in truth, it is a powerful, emotional epic; a hero's life, his loves and suffering.

    Genre/Form: Folklore Poetry Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, Song of Hiawatha. The Song of Hiawatha. On the shores of Gitche Gumee, Of the shining Big-Sea-Water, Stood Nokomis, the old woman, Pointing with her finger westward, O'er the water pointing westward, To the purple clouds of sunset. Fiercely the red sun descending. Burned his way along the heavens, Set the sky on fire behind him, As war-parties, when retreating.


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The Song of Hiawatha. The infectious rhythm of The Song of Hiawatha has drawn millions to the shores of Gitchee Gumee. Once there, they've stayed to hear about the young brave with the magic moccasins, who talks with animals and uses his supernatural gifts to /5.

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THE SONG OF HIAWATHA. [Longfellow, Henry W.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. THE SONG OF HIAWATHA/5(34). The Song of Hiawatha, Henry Wadsworth LongfellowFirst Edition First Print. The Song of Hiawatha is an epic poem in trochaic tetrameter by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow that features Native American characters.

The epic relates the adventures of an Ojibwe warrior named Hiawatha and the tragedy of his love for Minnehaha. Song of Hiawatha The poem starts by telling us how the Master of Life, Gitche Manito, came down from the skies and told all the people of the Earth to stop fighting and get along.

To seal the deal, he had these people make peace pipes, which they take out and smoke together whenever a conflict arises. The Song of Hiawatha. Should you ask me, whence these The song of Hiawatha. book. Whence these legends and traditions, With the odors of the forest.

With the dew and damp of meadows, With the curling smoke of wigwams, With the rushing of great rivers, With their frequent repetitions, And their wild reverberations. As of thunder in the mountains. What emerged the next year was "The Song of Hiawatha," a composite of legends, folklore, myth, and characters that presents, in short, lilting trochees, the life story of a real Indian, who 5/5(5).

His three most popular narrative poems are thoroughly rooted in American soil. "Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie" (), an American idyll; "The Song of Hiawatha" (), the first genuinely native epic in American poetry; and "The Courtship of Miles Standish" (), a Puritan romance of Longfellow's own ancestors, John Alden and Priscilla Mullens.5/5(5).

⁠ Then the angry Hiawatha Raised his mighty bow of ash-tree, Seized his arrows, jasper-headed, Shot them fast among the serpents; Every twanging of the bow-string Was a war-cry and a death-cry, Every whizzing of an arrow Was a death-song of Kenabeek. ⁠ Weltering in the bloody water, Dead lay all the fiery serpents, And among them Hiawatha.

This colourful edition of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's epic poem 'The Song of Hiawatha' is specially selected with children in mind, tracing Hiawatha's life from his early years and his friendship with animals and nature spirits through his marriage to Minnehaha and his mission to teach agriculture and bring peace among the warring Ojibway, Dakota and other tribes along the US-Canadian border/5(34).

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 Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. They were collected by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft.

Henry W Longfellow used the compilation of the stories to write Hiawatha.5/5(1). ⁠ Thus aloud cried Hiawatha In the solitary forest, By the rushing Taquamenaw, When the birds were singing gayly, In the Moon of Leaves were singing, And the sun, from sleep awaking, Started up and said, "Behold me.

Geezis, the great Sun, behold me!" ⁠ And the tree with all its branches Rustled in the breeze of morning, Saying, with a sigh. 1st World Publishing, - Literary Criticism - pages 5 Reviews The Song of Hiawatha is based on the legends and stories of many 5/5(5).

Description Longfellow's "Song of Hiawatha" First Edition After his death inHenry Wadsworth Longfellow was the first American whose bust was placed in the Poet's Corner in Westminster Abbey - a fitting tribute to this master of the long, narrative poem.

This present volume was published in at New York and Boston by Thomas Y. Crowell & Company. "The Song of Hiawatha" is the best book I have ever been exposed to. Every time I hear the wonderful rhyme of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, I begin to think of what this land was like before the Europeans conquered it.

It is a wonderful tale of peace between 5/5(5). Complete summary of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's The Song of Hiawatha. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Song of Hiawatha.

The Song of Hiawatha: An Epic Poem Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Indians of North America -- Poetry Subject: Hiawatha, active 15th century -- Poetry Subject: Iroquois Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Poetry Category: Text: EBook-No.

Release Date:. The Song of Hiawatha/Book Book X: Hiawatha's Wooing "As unto the bow the cord is, So unto the man is woman; Though she bends him, she obeys him, Though she draws him, yet she follows, Useless each without the other!" Thus the youthful Hiawatha .The Song Of Hiawatha by Henry W.

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The Song of Hiawatha/Book 4. Book IV: Hiawatha and Mudjekeewis. Out of childhood into manhood Now had grown my Hiawatha, Skilled in all the craft of hunters, Learned in all the lore of old men, In all youthful sports and pastimes, In all manly arts and labors.

Swift of foot was Hiawatha.