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Washington Irving

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

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Walt Whitman

Song of Myself; O Captain, My Captain;
When I Heard the Learn’d Astronomer, I Hear America Singing

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Emily Dickinson

Because I Could Not Stop for Death;
I Heard a Fly Buzz—When I Died;
My Life Stopped Twice Before Its Close
There’s a Certain Slant of Light; Water, is Taught by Thirst

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Edgar Allen Poe

Gothic, wrote: The Raven, The Bells, Annabel Lee

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Herman Melville:

Pessimist wrote: Moby Dick

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Nathaniel Hawthorne

Pessimist: The Hollow of the Three Hills

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Fireside poet, wrote: Tide Rises, Tide Falls; Psalm of Life;
Song of Hiawatha; The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

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Oliver Wendell Holmes

Fireside poet, wrote: Old Ironsides

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William Cullen Bryant

Fireside poet wrote: Thanatopsis

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James Russell Lowell

Fireside poet wrote: The First Snowfall

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Transcendentalist wrote: Nature; Self-Reliance

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Henry David Thoreau

Walden; Civil Disobedience

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O Captain, My Captain!
Imagery

Captain=Abraham Lincoln
Ship=Union/USA
Voyage= Civil War

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Mood

The literary device ‘mood’ refers to a definitive stance the author adopts in shaping a specific emotional perspective towards the subject of the literary work.

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Parallelism

the use of successive verbal constructions in poetry or prose that correspond in grammatical structure, sound, meter, meaning, etc.
plural noun: parallelisms