Saturday, June 28, 2014

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow plaque, piazza Santa Maria Novella, Florence
Plaque honoring Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Piazza Santa Maria Novella
Florence, 2014

(Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
1807 - 1882
American poet
master of the Neo-Latin languages
translator of The Divine Comedy
amid the Florentine dwellings
received this
in the Square that was called
“The Mecca of expatriates”
)

1 comment:

Revrunner said...

One of the few poets whose poems I enjoy.