The Poems of Henry Timrod

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Author: Henry Timrod
Language: English
Wordcount: 37,349 / 116 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 60.5
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 261
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Genre: Poetry
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s first volume was evinced the culture, the lively fancy, the delicate and vigorous imagination, and the finished artistic power of his mind, even then rejoicing in the fullness and freshness of its creations and in the unwearied flow of its natural music. But it fell then on the great world of letters almost unheeded, shut out by the war cloud that soon broke upon the land,
enveloping all in darkness.

The edition of his complete poems was not issued until the South was recovering from the ravage of war, and was entitled
"The Poems of Henry Timrod, edited with a sketch of the Poet's life by Paul H. Hayne. E. J. Hale & Son, publishers, New York, 1873." And immediately, in 1874, there followed a second edition of this volume, which contained the noble series of war poems and other lyrics written since the edition of 1860. In 1884 an illustrated edition of "Katie" was published by Hale & Son, New York. All of these editions were long ago exhausted by an admiring public.

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