Belfry of Bruges, The, and Other Poems

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Volume of poems by Longfellow, published in 1845, which contains “The Arsenal at Springfield,” “The Bridge,” and “The Arrow and the Song.” “The Belfry of Bruges,” in rhymed couplets of eight-stress lines, recalling the ancient glories of the Belgian city, is prefaced by a “Carillon” in four-stress lines, describing the chimes as the poet heard them during a restless night.

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807—1882) American poet

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