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" When he heard the owls at midnight, Hooting, laughing in the forest, "What is that?" he cried in terror; "What is that," he said, "Nokomis?" And the good Nokomis answered: "That is but the owl and owlet, Talking in their native language, Talking, scolding... "
Public School Methods - Page 137
1916
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Among the Indians of Guiana: Being Sketches Chiefly Anthropologic from the ...

Sir Everard Ferdinand Im Thurn - Ethnology - 1883 - 445 pages
...ought to be fully realised. In Longfellow's wonderful medley of ethnological lore, the child Hiawatha, When he heard the owls at midnight, Hooting, laughing...the forest, ' What is that ? ' he cried in terror ; And the good Nokomis answered : ' That is bnt the owl and owlet Talking in their native language,...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 66

Literature - 1883
...disaster upon innocent passers-by, or fall like a curse of sickness upon the surrounding parish. " That is but the owl and owlet, Talking in their native language — Talking, scolding, at each other." These instances, though very inadequately, illustrate the absence in American verse of traditional...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: With Numerous ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1883 - 348 pages
...All the lilies of the prairie. When on earth they fade and perish, Blossom in that heaven above us." When he heard the owls at midnight, Hooting, laughing in the forest, " What is that V " he ci'.e<\ in terror ; " What is that ?" he paid, " Nokomin ? " And the good Nokomis answered :...
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Among the Indians of Guiana: Being Sketches Chiefly Anthropologic from the ...

Sir Everard Ferdinand Im Thurn - Ethnology - 1883 - 445 pages
...ought to be fully realised. In Longfellow's wonderful medley of ethnological lore, the child Hiawatha, When he heard the owls at midnight, Hooting, laughing in the forest, ' What is that 1 ' he cried in terror ; And the good Nokomis answered : ' That is but the owl and owlet .. Talking...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 66

Literature - 1883
...disaster upon innocent passers-by, or fall like a curse of sickness upon the surrounding parish. " That is but the owl and owlet, Talking in their native language — Talking, scolding, ut each other." These instances, though very inadequately, illustrate the absence in American verse...
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A System of Rhetoric

Charles William Bardeen - English language - 1884 - 673 pages
...Longfellow has written a long Indian epic poem, " Hiawatha," in unrhymed irregular Tetrameters; eg: There the little Hiawatha Learned of every bird Its language....names and all their secrets, How they built their nest* in summer, Where they hid themselves in winter, Talked with them where'er he met them. Called...
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Cassell's Readable readers, Part 6

Cassell, ltd - 1885
...witches wore supposed to possess. XII. cx-ult-ed pal-pi-ta-ted squir-rel mar-vel-lous HIAWATHA'S HUNTING. Then the little Hiawatha Learned of every bird its...their secrets, How they built their nests in Summer, 6. How they hid themselves in Winter, Talked with them whene'er he met them, Called them " Hiawatha's...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1886 - 492 pages
...Hooting, laughing in the forest, " What is that ? " he cried in terror ; " What is that ?" hesaid, "Nokomis?" And the good Nokomis answered : "That is...Talking in their native language, Talking, scolding at eaeh other." Then the little Hiawatha Learned of every bird its language, Learned their names and all...
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The Song of Hiawatha

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Indians of North America - 1886 - 224 pages
...the lilies of the prairie, When on earth they fade and perish, Blossom in that heaven above us." • When he heard the owls at midnight, Hooting, laughing in the forest, xv " What is that ? " he cried, in terror ; " What is that," he said, " Nokomis?" And the good Nokomis...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: With Numerous Illustrations

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1887 - 348 pages
...All the lilies of the prairie. When on earth they fade and perish, Blossom in that heaven above us." When he heard the owls at midnight, Hooting, laughing in the forest, " What ia that ? " he cried in terror ; " What is that ? " he Raid, "Nokomis 1 " And the good Nokomis answered...
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