Excerpt from Poems of Henry Timrod: With a Memoir and Portrait In this first volume was evinced the culture, the lively fancy, the delicate and Vigorous imagination, and the finished artistic power of his mind, even' then rejoicing in the fullness and freshness of its creations and in the unwearied ow of its natural music. But it fell then on the great world of let ters almost unheeded, shut out by the war cloud that soon broke upon the land, enveloping all in darkness. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.