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Poems of America

by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry,
  • American poetry

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS607 .L64
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi p., 2 l.,
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24834437M
    LC Control Number28019448

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New England first a wilderness was foundTill for a continent 'twas destin'd roundFrom feild to feild the savage monsters runE'r yet Brittania had her work begunThy Power, O Liberty, makes strong the weakAnd (wond'rous instinct) Ethiopians speakSometimes by Simile, a victory's wonA certain lady had an only sonHe grew up daily virtuous as he grewFearing his Strength which she.

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