Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
An illustrated version of the narrative poem which describes Paul Revere's midnight ride in 1775 to warn the people of the Boston countryside of an impending attack by the British.
Here in one volume to celebrate the centennial of Longfellow's death, are many of his best loved poems. From Longfellow's longer works, poems such as Evangeline, Hiawatha and the Courtship of Miles Standish have been included. From his shorter works, poems such as The wreck of the Hesperus, The village blacksmith and Paul Revere's ride have been included.