James Russell Lowell (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

James Russell Lowell (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by Edward Everett Hale
     
 

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Lowell (1819-1891) was a leading figure in the popular and family-friendly Fireside School of Poets. Critic, editor, and diplomat, he was also a prominent abolitionist. This 1899 memoir, by a man who knew Lowell well, traces the poet’s progress throughout his life—in college and through war and foreign service—as well as providing a glimpse of

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Lowell (1819-1891) was a leading figure in the popular and family-friendly Fireside School of Poets. Critic, editor, and diplomat, he was also a prominent abolitionist. This 1899 memoir, by a man who knew Lowell well, traces the poet’s progress throughout his life—in college and through war and foreign service—as well as providing a glimpse of Boston in the 1840s.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411453883
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
05/17/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
162
File size:
148 KB

Meet the Author


Edward Everett Hale (1822-1909) was a Unitarian minister, chaplain of the U.S. Senate, and prolific author. A descendant of Revolutionary War patriot Nathan Hale, his works include “The Man Without a Country,” and “The Brick Moon,” the first story to depict an artificial satellite.

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