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Poems of Sidney Lanier by Sidney Lanier

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Number of Pages296
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ISBN 101414243871
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Aug 28,  · Poems of Sidney Lanier [Mary D. Lanier] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. With an introduction by William Hayes WardCited by: 3. Select Poems [Sidney Lanier] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesAuthor: Sidney Lanier. Browse through Sidney Lanier's poems and quotes. 96 poems of Sidney Lanier. Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, Dreams, Annabel Lee. "Sydney Lanier,"was born February 3, , in Macon, Georgia, to parents Robert Sampson L. Sidney Clopton Lanier (February 3, – September 7, ) was an American musician, poet and author. He served in the Confederate States Army as a private, worked on a blockade-running ship for which he was imprisoned (resulting in his catching tuberculosis), taught, worked at a hotel where he gave musical performances, was a church organist, and worked as a lawyer.

Poems of Sidney Lanier book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The poems of Sidney Lanier continue to find an admiring audie /5. Sep 01,  · The poems of Sidney Lanier continue to find an admiring audience more than a century after his death. Though his poetry evokes both the landscape and the romantic spirit of the Old South, his concerns for the natural world, spirituality, and the character of society offer universal appeal/5(2). Sidney Lanier was born in Macon, Georgia. The son of a lawyer, Lanier was raised in the traditions of the Old South. He read widely in his father’s library before entering Oglethorpe College, where he began to seriously study both music (he was an amateur flautist) and poetry. The poetic fame of Sidney Lanier, after Edgar Allan Poe one of the most important nineteenth century poets of the southern United States, rests on a small body of poetry found in the posthumous.

Description Sidney Lanier () was an American musician and poet. He began playing the flute at an early age, and his love of that musical instrument continued throughout his life. His most famous poems were Corn (), The Symphony (), Centennial Meditation (), The Song of the Chattahoochee (), The Marshes of Glynn (), and Sunrise ().Seller Rating: % positive. Select Poems of Sidney Lanier | This book (hardcover) is part of the TREDITION CLASSICS. It contains classical literature works from over two thousand years. Most of these titles have been out of print and off the bookstore shelves for decades. Regional affection for Georgia's first "national" poet tends on occasion to reduce Sidney Lanier's Civil War-torn career to a tragic metaphor for the antebellum South. Generations of Georgians probably know Lanier best for his poems set in the natural surroundings of the state, such as The Marshes of Glynn and Song of the Chattahoochee. Looking for books by Sidney Lanier? See all books authored by Sidney Lanier, including The Boy's King Arthur, and The Poems of Sidney Lanier, and more on