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Heartsease and Rue

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ISBN-10: 1115577670

ISBN-13: 9781115577670

Edition: N/A

Authors: James Russell Lowell

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List price: $32.99
Publisher: BiblioBazaar
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 232
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.56" tall
Weight: 1.364
Language: English

Essayist, poet, literary critic, humorist, editor, professor, ambassador, letter writer, Lowell was one of the most versatile of nineteenth-century authors. Public recognition of his verse came early in his career, both in the United States and in England, even though his lyrical poetry, so greatly honored during his lifetime, is the weakest of his compositions. Only later, when he turned his hand to humorous verse, satire, and public odes, did he achieve distinction. "The Biglow Papers" (1848), occasioned by the war between the United States and Mexico, 1846-48, is a wonderful satiric medley in prose and verse, in vernacular Yankee speech and classic English of the best literary…