By: James Russell Lowell (1819-1891)
|The Biglow Papers|
|The Vision of Sir Launfal And Other Poems|
|The Writings of James Russell Lowell in Prose and Poetry, Volume V Political Essays|
|The Vision of Sir Launfal And Other Poems by James Russell Lowell; With a Biographical Sketch and Notes, a Portrait and Other Illustrations|
|Among My Books First Series|
|The Function of the Poet and Other Essays|
|My Garden Acquaintance|
James Russell Lowell was an American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat. He is associated with the Fireside Poets, a group of New England writers who were among the first American poets who rivaled the popularity of British poets. These poets usually used conventional forms and meters in their poetry, making them suitable for families entertaining at their fireside. "Lowell's poem "The Present Crisis," an early work that addressed the national crisis over slavery leading up to the Civil War, has had an impact in the modern civil rights movement...
This is a volume of the early poems by James Russell Lowell, including a brief biographical sketch by Nathan Haskell Dole.
Voyage to Vinland
LibriVox volunteers bring you 8 recordings of The Voyage to Vinland by James Russell Lowell. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for March 10, 2013.Although this version of the poem is sometimes printed separately, it is really only part of a longer poem (approximately one fifth of the whole). The complete work has 3 parts and this is only part of the last section. Only about one fourth of Gudrida's song of prophecy is included here.