The long life of Evangeline
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The long life of Evangeline a history of the Longfellow poem in print, in adaptation and in popular culture by Ronald E. McFarland

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, NC .
Written in English


  • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, -- 1807-1882

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRon McFarland.
LC ClassificationsPS2263 .M35 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23861704M
ISBN 109780786442171
LC Control Number2009042188

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  Evangeline became Longfellow's most famous work in his lifetime and was widely read. Contemporary reviews were very positive. A reviewer for The Metropolitan Magazine said, "No one with any pretensions to poetic feeling can read its delicious portraiture of rustic scenery and of a mode of life long since defunct, without the most intense delight".Brand: 9 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Cited by:   Praise for Evangeline: "Farmer is a wonderful storyteller, and readers won't soon forget this tale of love and fortitude. Simply riveting." —Keith Donohue, The New York Times bestselling author of The Stolen Child "Majestic and stately as Conrad Richter's Awakening Land Trilogy, Evangeline is a big book from a big mind." -Katharine Weber, author of True Confections and TriangleBrand: ABRAMS (Ignition). Long at her father’s door Evangeline stood, with her right hand: Shielding her eyes from the level rays of the sun, that, descending, Lighted the village street with mysterious splendor, and roofed each: Peasant’s cottage with golden thatch, and emblazoned its windows. Long within had been spread the snow-white cloth on the table;.

About this Item: Henry Altemus, Philadelphia. Cloth. Condition: Good. Small book, decorated green inside covers and adjacent end paper, pencil Christmas note on reverse of first front end paper, color illustration "Death of Gabriel" beautiful as frontispiece, copyrighted . Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie - This is the forest primeval. Out of the bosom of the Air, Out of the cloud-folds of her garments shaken, Over the woodlands brown and bare, Over the harvest-fields forsaken, Silent, and soft, and slow Descends the snow. The long life of Evangeline: a history of the Longfellow poem in print, in adaptation and in popular culture. [Ronald E McFarland] -- "Generations of readers have accepted the call of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow to join his heroine Evangeline in her search for Gabriel. This critical history of . Nicole Evangeline Lilly (born 3 August ) is a Canadian actress and author. She gained popular acclaim for her first leading role as Kate Austen in the ABC series Lost (–), which garnered her a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series and won her a Screen Actors Guild Award. In , Lilly starred as Connie James in the Academy Award-winning war Alma mater: University of British Columbia.