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The courtship of Miles Standish...

by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Published in Topeka, Kan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Standish, Myles, 1584?-1656 -- Poetry.,
  • Massachusetts -- History -- New Plymouth, 1620-1691 -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    GenrePoetry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2262 .A1 1905b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24236633M
    LC Control Numberunk81051535

    Standish's true-life role in defending Plymouth Colony and the sometimes brutal tactics that he employed were largely obscured by the fictionalized character created by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in his narrative poem The Courtship of Miles Standish. Historian Tudor Jenks wrote that Longfellow's book had "no claim to be considered other than a pleasant little fairystory, and as an entirely misleading sketch Allegiance: England, Plymouth Colony. The Courtship of Miles Standish By: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow () During the late nineteenth century and until the middle of the twentieth, many elementary classrooms in America featured (along with a Gilbert Stuart portrait of Washington) a black-and-white print of a group of New England pilgrims on their way to church, the men 5/5(1).

      Storyline A dramatization of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem 'The Courtship of Miles Standish,' this is the story of the Pilgrims who fled religious persecution in England and came to America aboard the Mayflower/10(2).   The Courtship of Miles Standish—Part 1 by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. I. MILES STANDISH In the Old Colony days, in Plymouth the land of the Pilgrims, To and fro in a room of his simple and primitive dwelling, Clad in doublet and hose, and boots of Cordovan leather, Strode, with a martial air, Miles Standish the Puritan Captain.

    Title: The courtship of Miles Standish: and other : Henry Wadsworth LongfellowPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early s.   This work was published before January 1, , and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago.


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(), Hiawatha (), and The Courtship of Miles Standish (). Generations of schoolchildren grew up with Longfellow’s poetry.

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The Courtship of Miles Standish Henry Wadsworth LONGFELLOW ( - ) During the late nineteenth century and until the middle of the twentieth, many elementary classrooms in America featured (along with a Gilbert Stuart portrait of Washington) a black-and-white print of a group of New England pilgrims on their way to church, the men carrying.

The Courtship of Miles Standish. Just in the gray of the dawn, as the mists uprose from the. meadows, There was a stir and a sound in the slumbering village of.

Plymouth; Clanging and clicking of arms, and the order imperative, "Forward!" Given in tone suppressed, a tramp of feet, and then silence. Figures ten, in the mist, marched slowly out of the village. A collection of poetry by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, including the narrative poem The Courtship of Miles Standish.

Set against the backdrop of a fierce Indian war, the tale focuses on a love triangle between three Pilgrims: Miles Standish, Priscilla Mullens, and John Alden.

The courtship of Miles Standish, and other poems: And Other Poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Publication date Publisher Ticknor and Fields Collection europeanlibraries Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Oxford University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to Pages: The Courtship of Miles Standish by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

This is a poem about the courtship of Miles Standish and Priscilla Mullins and then the Marriage of. The Courtship of Miles Standish, and Other Poems Author Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth Format/binding 1 vols.

12mo Book condition Used - Original brown cloth. Fine Quantity available 1 Edition First edition, first printing with "treacherous" for "ruddy" on Publisher Ticknor and Fields Place of Publication Boston Date published Keywords. The Courtship of Miles Standish The Courtship of Miles Standish I.

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