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The Crescent Moon

The Crescent Moon

Rabindranath Tagore | Poetry Classics
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THE ORIGINAL BOOKS COLLECTION. Rabindranath Tagore (7 May 1861 – 7 August 1941), was a Bengali polymath who reshaped his region's literature and music. Author of Gitanjali and its "profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse", he became the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize in...

The Wasteland

The Wasteland

T.S Elliot | Poetry Classics
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The Waste Land is a 434-linemodernist poem by T. S. Eliot published in 1922. It has been called "one of the most important poems of the 20th century. Despite the poem's obscurity—its shifts between satire and prophecy, its abrupt and unannounced changes of speaker, location and time, its elegiac...

The Spanish Student

The Spanish Student

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | Poetry Classics
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This is a Play in Three Acts by H. W. Longfellow.

Paradise Regained

Paradise Regained

John Milton | Poetry Classics
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It focuses on the idea of 'hunger', but in a literal and in a spiritual sense. After wandering in the wilderness for forty days Jesus is starved of both food and the Word of God. Satan, too blind to see any non-literal meanings of the term, offers Christ food and infinite power in order to satiate...

The Belfry of Bruges and Other Poems

The Belfry of Bruges and Other Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | Poetry Classics
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The Belfry of Bruges and Other Poems by H. W. Longfellow. Ready for download now!

Michael Angelo

Michael Angelo

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | Poetry Classics
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These pages should meet with any readers inclined, like their writer, "To seek and to admire the veiled truth and solemn beauty of the elder time, they will add their humble testimony to the fact, that whatever be the purpose and tendencies of the time we live in, we are not all unmindful of the...

Translations

Translations

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | Poetry Classics
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This book has a set of nine translations of poems and passages. It is FREE, and ready for download now!

Tales of a Wayside Inn

Tales of a Wayside Inn

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | Poetry Classics
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He based his works on a group of fictitious characters who regularly gathered at the old Sudbury Tavern. Lyman Howe was the character featured in The Landlord's Tale, in which Longfellow penned the immortal phrase, "Listen my children and you shall hear, of the midnight ride of Paul Revere".

The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer | Poetry Classics
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A group of pilgrims embark on a long journey, and each of the characters reflect the irony and criticism of the church at the time.

The Courtship of Miles Standish

The Courtship of Miles Standish

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | Poetry Classics
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The Courtship of Miles Standish and Priscilla Mullins, and later the marriage of Priscilla Mullins and John Alden. It should be kept in mind that this is a fictional poem that was written in 1858, and not an historical document. The events that form the basis of this poem are, for the most part...