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 (lông′fĕl′ō, lŏng′-), Henry Wadsworth 1807-1882.
American poet. His works, extremely popular in the United States in his lifetime, include The Song of Hiawatha (1855) and a translation (1865-1867) of Dante's Divine Comedy.


(Biography) Henry Wadsworth. 1807–82, US poet, noted particularly for his long narrative poems Evangeline (1847) and The Song of Hiawatha (1855)


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Henry Wadsworth (ˈwɒdz wərθ) 1807–82, U.S. poet.
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Noun1.Longfellow - United States poet remembered for his long narrative poems (1807-1882)Longfellow - United States poet remembered for his long narrative poems (1807-1882)
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It is like a learned Hindoo showing off how much he knows by saying Longfellow lives in the United States - as if he lived all over the United States, and as if the country was so small you couldn't throw a brick there without hitting him.
Field, the veteran of the Atlantic Cable, from the poet Longfellow, and from many others.
You mean Professor Longfellow, Grandfather," said Laurence.
Longfellow, I believe, is not yet at the Oxbow, else the winged horse would neigh at him.
That Longfellow chap most likely had written countless books of poetry.
Oh, she may be, as Longfellow says, `a fair maiden clothed with celestial grace'--but she'll be a stranger to me.
The body of Stephen Dennis Longfellow was discovered by rescue teams on Tryfan in the Ogwen Valley on Friday afternoon.
Stephen Dennis Longfellow, 64, from West Yorkshire, has not been seen since around 4pm on Sunday, when he spoke with walkers in the Llanfihangel Y Pennant area of Snowdonia.
ABI LONGFELLOW, 12, was once a happy, outgoing child, whose boundless energy left her parents struggling to make her even sit down.
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Paramedics were called out to Longfellow Road, Walsgrave, just before 11am.
1 AND 2) NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR THE TRANSFER OF A LICENCE Petty Sessions District of Belfast County Court Division of Belfast TAKE NOTICE that I, Melanie Beagan, Director of The Longfellow Bar Ltd, having its registered office address at 115-119 My Lady's Road, Belfast, BT6 8FE, intend at the Magistrates' Court sitting at Laganside Courts, Belfast on 20th May 2015 at 10.