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Whittier, bard of freedom

by Whitman Bennett

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Published by The University of North Carolina press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

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Statement[by] Whitman Bennett ...
LC ClassificationsPS3281 .B4
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 359 p.
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24766099M
LC Control Number41023513

Full text of "The Whittier year book; passages from the verse and prose of John Greenleaf Whittier chosen for the daily food of the lover of thought and beauty" See other formats. WHITTIER is a poet who appeals far more to Americans than to Europeans because he appealed with special force to all of New England strain. His life was a complete contradiction to his natural traits. Born a Quaker, with a strong bias in favor of peace, he was thrown from early youth into the fierce turmoil of the anti-slavery agitation, and he contributed many poems that served to .

Thomas R. Lounsbury, ed. (–). Yale Book of American Verse. John Greenleaf Whittier. – Randolph of Roanoke. Harper Lee's second book, Go Set a Watchman, North Dakota, or reality television in Whittier, Alaska. The celebrated bard of the brain's quirks reveals a flamboyant secret life and a multitude of intellectual passions in this rangy, introspective autobiography. Sacks's writing is lucid, earnest, and straightforward, yet always raptly.

The Whittier Year Book Passages chosen for the daily food of the lover of thought and beauty. Boston []. A Selection from the Poems of J. G. Whittier. With an introduction by H. Hodgkin. London, The Tent on the Beach and Dramatic Lyrics with illustrations from designs by C. H. Woodbury and M. O. Woodbury. Boston,   The Riverside song book () True Freedom From Stanzas on John Greenleaf Whittier Christian Gottlob Neefe 50 The Storm Song Bayard Taylor Christoph Willibald Gl 52 The Voyagers Bayard Taylor.

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