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The dramatic works of Bayard Taylor.

Bayard Taylor

The dramatic works of Bayard Taylor.

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith notes by Marie Hansen-Taylor.
ContributionsTaylor, Marie Hansen, 1829-1925, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS2989 .T3 1880
The Physical Object
Pagination345 p.
Number of Pages345
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6563933M
LC Control Number14000842
OCLC/WorldCa1361684

Inhe was appointed to the U. First return to the U. From England, towards the end ofhe sailed for Calcutta, proceeding thence to China, where he joined the expedition of Commodore Perry to Japan. But he had often a true and fine note of his own. First return to the U.

It concluded: "The platitudes and puerilities which might otherwise only raise a smile, when confronted with such pompous pretensions, excite the contempt of every man who has in him the feeblest instincts of common honesty in literature. Cedarcroft, Taylor's home from towhich he built near Kennett Square, is preserved as a National Historic Landmark. Taylor was a voracious reader, and had written to Charles Dickensone of his favourite authors, requesting his autograph, of which the esteemed writer complied, much to his delight. The newspaper The New York Times first praised him for "break[ing] new ground with such assured success". Taylor' as he had up to this time signed himself, though he bore no other Christian name than Bayard set sail for the East.

In the middle of all of these successes, Taylor had another coup, winning a popular competition sponsored by P. In Taylor once more traversed the western American gold region, in connection with an invitation to lecture at San Francisco. On his return December 20, from his travel to Europe, Egypt and the Far East, Taylor began to tour as a public lecturer, to considerable success. He received a common school education, and at the age of seventeen became an apprentice in a printing office in Westchester. His Poems of the Orient and his Pennsylvania ballads comprise his best work. His goal was to study Swedish life, language and literature.


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From England, towards the end ofhe sailed for Calcutta, proceeding thence to China, The dramatic works of Bayard Taylor.

book he joined the The dramatic works of Bayard Taylor. book of Commodore Perry to Japan. The New York Times published his obituary on its front page, referring to him as "a great traveler, both on land and paper.

She died on 21 Decemberjust two months later. Rhymes of Travel, Ballads, and Poems was published in and further entrenched his reputation as a poet. He used his leisure hours for studying and writing verses, in which he was encouraged by such friends and as N.

Taylor" as he had up to this time signed himself, though he bore no other Christian name than Bayard set sail for the East. Legacy and honors[ edit ] CedarcroftTaylor's home from towhich he built near Kennett Square, is preserved as a National Historic Landmark. His next journey, made when the gold-fever was at its height, was to California, as correspondent for the Tribune.

With plans already underway to write biographies of Goethe and Schiller, coincidentally he was appointed U. Traveling on the same ship to Europe was Mark Twain, who noted that he was envious of Taylor's command of German. The graphic accounts which he sent from Europe to the Tribune, the Saturday Evening Post, and the United States Gazette were so highly appreciated that on Taylor's return to America he was advised to throw his articles into book form.

But he will be remembered by his poetic and excellent translation of Goethe's Faust 2 vols, Boston, in the original metres. Barnum to write a welcome ode to the Swedish Nightingale, Jenny Lind. In the middle of all of these successes, Taylor had another coup, winning a popular competition sponsored by P.

Taylor felt, in all truth, the torment and the ecstasy of verse; but, as a critical friend has written of him, his nature was so ardent, so full-blooded, that slight and common sensations intoxicated him, and he estimated their effect, and his power to transmit it to others, beyond the true value.

He was becoming more and more settled at Cedarcroft, which afforded him much relaxation and focus for his writing, though it was financially a stretch to maintain at times. His best short poems are The Metempsychosis of the Pine and the well-known Bedouin love-song.

The most noteworthy result was the long narrative poem "Lars", but his "Swedish Letters to the Tribune" were also republished, under the title "Northern Travel: Summer and Winter Pictures" London, His commentary upon Part II for the first time interpreted the motive and allegory of that unique structure.

James Bayard Taylor Poems. At the age of seventeen he was apprenticed to a printer in West Chester. That same year, Horace Greeley, then editor of the Tribune, placed Taylor on the Tribune staff thus securing Taylor a certain if a moderate income. Ten thousand copies were said to have been sold in America, and thirty thousand in Great Britain, within a fortnight from the date of issue.

His goal was to study Swedish life, language and literature. But he had often a true and fine note of his own. Bayard Taylor, the celebrated American traveler and author, was born in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania on January, Agnew became engaged.

Household Edition,? A little volume, published at Philadelphia in under the title Ximena, or the Battle of the Sierra Morena, and other Poems, brought its author a little cash; and indirectly it did him better service as the means of his introduction to The New York Tribune.

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The dramatic works of Bayard Taylor. book had travelled with his friend August Bufleb, and he returned with him to his home in Gotha, Germany whereupon he met Marie Hansen, and on 27 October they married, deciding to stay in Europe whilst America was in the throes of financial panic and to await the birth of their daughter Lilian.After her husband's death, she edited, with notes, his Dramatic Works (), and in the same year his Poems in a “Household Edition,” and brought together his Critical Essays and Literary Notes.

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