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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Sicilian's Tale; King Robert of Sicily
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Robert of Sicily, brother of Pope Urbane And Valmond, Emperor of Allemaine, Apparelled in magnificent attire, With retinue of many a knight and squ...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Spanish Jew's Tale; The Legend of Rabbi Ben Levi
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Rabbi Ben Levi, on the Sabbath, read A volume of the Law, in which it said, 'No man shall look upon my face and live.' And as he read, he prayed th...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Student's Tale; The Falcon of Ser Federigo
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
One summer morning, when the sun was hot, Weary with labor in his garden-plot, On a rude bench beneath his cottage eaves, Ser Federigo sat among th...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Theologian's Tale; Torquemada
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
In the heroic days when Ferdinand And Isabella ruled the Spanish land, And Torquemada, with his subtle brain, Ruled them, as Grand Inquisitor of Sp...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Finale
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'Nunc plaudite!' the Student cried, When he had finished; 'now applaud, As Roman actors used to say At the conclusion of a play;? And rose, and spr...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude I.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'Yes, well your story pleads the cause Of those dumb mouths that have no speech, Only a cry from each to each In its own kind, with its own laws; S...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude II.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'I thought before your tale began,' The Student murmured, 'we should have Some legend written by Judah Rav In his Gemara of Babylon; Or something f...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude III.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'What was the end? I am ashamed Not to remember Reynard's fate; I have not read the book of late; Was he not hanged?' the Poet said. The Student gr...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude IV.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
When the long murmur of applause That greeted the Musician's lay Had slowly buzzed itself away, And the long talk of Spectre Ships That followed di...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude V.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Well pleased the audience heard the tale. The Theologian said: 'Indeed, To praise you there is little need; One almost hears the farmers flail Thre...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude VI.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
All praised the Legend more or less; Some liked the moral, some the verse; Some thought it better, and some worse Than other legends of the past; U...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Prelude
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A cold, uninterrupted rain, That washed each southern window-pane, And made a river of the road; A sea of mist that overflowed The house, the barns...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Musician's Tale; The Ballad of Carmilhan - I.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
At Stralsund, by the Baltic Sea, Within the sandy bar, At sunset of a summer's day, Ready for sea, at anchor lay The good ship Valdemar. The sunb...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Musician's Tale; The Ballad of Carmilhan - II.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The jolly skipper paused awhile, And then again began; 'There is a Spectre Ship,' quoth he, 'A ship of the Dead that sails the sea, And is called t...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Musician's Tale; The Ballad of Carmilhan - III.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The cabin windows have grown blank As eyeballs of the dead; No more the glancing sunbeams burn On the gilt letters of the stern, But on the figure-...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Musician's Tale; The Ballad of Carmilhan - IV.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
And now along the horizon's edge Mountains of cloud uprose, Black as with forests underneath, Above their sharp and jagged teeth Were white as drif...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Poet's Tale; Lady Wentworth
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
One hundred years ago, and something more, In Queen Street, Portsmouth, at her tavern door, Neat as a pin, and blooming as a rose, Stood Mistress S...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Spanish Jew's Tale; Kambalu
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Into the city of Kambalu, By the road that leadeth to Ispahan, At the head of his dusty caravan, Laden with treasure from realms afar, Baldacca and...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Student's Second Tale; The Baron of St. Castine
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Baron Castine of St. Castine Has left his château in the Pyrenees, And sailed across the western seas. When he went away from his fair demesne The ...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Student's Tale; The Cobbler of Hagenau
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I trust that somewhere and somehow You all have heard of Hagenau, A quiet, quaint, and ancient town Among the green Alsatian hills, A place of vall...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Finale
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
These are the tales those merry guests Told to each other, well or ill; Like summer birds that lift their crests Above the borders of their nests A...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude I.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'O Edrehi, forbear to-night Your ghostly legends of affright, And let the Talmud rest in peace; Spare us your dismal tales of death That almost tak...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude II.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Well pleased all listened to the tale, That drew, the Student said, its pith And marrow from the ancient myth Of some one with an iron flail; Or th...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude III.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Thus ran the Student's pleasant rhyme Of Eginhard and love and youth; Some doubted its historic truth, But while they doubted, ne'ertheless Saw in ...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude IV.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'A pleasant and a winsome tale,' The Student said, 'though somewhat pale And quiet in its coloring, As if it caught its tone and air From the gray...Rate it

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