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Samuel Longfellow

(1819—1892)


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(1819–92), brother of H. W. Longfellow, was a prominent Unitarian clergyman, and was active in the Transcendentalist movement. His writings include several books of hymns, a biography of his brother (2 vols., 1886), and Thalatta: A Book for the Seaside (1853), in collaboration with T.W. Higginson.

From The Oxford Companion to American Literature in Oxford Reference.

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