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GEORGE GORDON BYRON:

PAGE JONATHAN DYMOND:

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Biographical Sketch...

155

Biographical Sketch..

195

The Dying Gladiator...

157 Lines on his Grave (note)....

196

Military Schools (note......

157 Love the Test of Christian Principle.... 196

Apostrophe to the Ocean

158 Human, subordinate to Divine Law...... 197

Sight at Corinth...........

159 Duelling.........

198

A Calm Night at Lake Geneva......... 160 The Power of Non-Resistance ......... 199

A Storm at the same Lake......

160

Slavery....

199

Modern Greece ....

161

Solitude.......

162 HUMPHRY DAVY:

Destruction of Sennacherib..

162 Biographical Sketch..

201

The East

163 The Pleasures and Advantages of

The Coliseum by Moonlight...

163

Fishing ..

202

The Shipwreck......

16+ Life compared to a River.........

203

Lamentation over the Fall of Jeru- The Blessings of Religious Faith ......... 203

salem

The Tempest.............

204

She walks in Beauty ......

166 Mont Blanc.............

204

To the Memory of Flenry Kirke White 166

WILLIAM HAZLITT:

ANNA LETITIA BARBAULD:

Biographical Sketch......

205

Biographical Sketch............. 166 Literature of the Age of Elizabeth...... 206

On Education

168

Macbeth and Richard the Third.......... 210

Sins of Government, Sins of the Nation 171 Lady Macbeth..........

211

What is War? ..........

Against Inconsistency in Expectations 174 ROBERT HALL:

The Mouse's Petition ...

177

Biographical Sketch....

212

To William Wilberforce...

178 The Happy Prospects of the Righteous 214

Ye are the Salt of the Earth...

179

True Friendship...

215

Homer and Milton ...

216

REGINALD HEBER:

Miseries of War..

217

Biographical Sketch..

180 The Bible.......

219

Nations responsible to God........ 181 Benefits of Retirement.............

......... 219

The Stream of Life....

182 Dr. Priestley....

220

Palestine......

183
The Israelites delivered from Oppres HENRY MACKENZIE:

183

Biographical Sketch..

The Rise of Salem .....

184 The Homespun Family.

221

The Lilies of the Field

185 The Mushroom Family

225

To his Wife ......

Why stand Ye Idle?

.......... 186 WALTER SCOTT:

The Death of his Brother................... 187 Biographical Sketch

228

Epiphany.....

187 His noble efforts to liquidate bis debts

(note) ......

230

BOBERT POLLOK.

The Last Minstrel

233

Biographical Sketch....

188 Description of Melrose Abbey..

235

Happiness........

189 Love of Country-Scotland.

235

A Mother's Love - Happiness of Child-

Time.......

236

hood...

190 Rebecca's Hymn

The Miser

190 Ellen-The Lady of the Lake............. 237

Friendship....

191 Paternal Affection ..........

238

Comnunings with Nature....

192 An Hour with Thee......

238

An Autumn Evening - A Maiden's Farewell to the Muse

239

Prayer.

103 The Necessity and Dignity of Labor..... 239

sion ....

....... 185

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248

245

246

249

250

250

296

Domestic Peace....

297

Qualities essential to the Teacher........ 297

To an Infant....

298

Youth and Age.............

299

Reflections on leaving a place of Retire-

299

Importance of a Correct Use of Terms... 300

Qualities necessary for a Good Style..... 301

The Depth of the Conscience....

302

Truth must and will Prevail.

302

Character of Alfred.

304

Milton......

304

Party Passion.........

305

Effects of Novel Reading.

.............. 305

GEORGE CRABBE:
Biographical Sketch.............

252
The Parish Workhouse....................... 253
The Alushouse Physician.

254
Phoebe Dawson...

255
The Hardships of the Poor..

256
A Betrothed Pair in Humble Life........ 257
A Song of the Crazed Maiden ............. 259
Mercy Sought and Found ................ 260
Letter to Edmund Burke............ 261

ment......

.... 312
......... 313

JAMES MACKINTOSH:

EDWARD IRVING:

Biographical Sketch...........

263 Biographical Sketch......

306

Death of his Wife.........

265 Character of David........................... 307

Johnson's Lives of the Poets....... 266

Grotius........

267 CHARLES LAMB:

Wilberforce ...

268

Biographical Sketch......

311

The Progressiveness of the Race......... 269 The Housekeeper...

312

The Blessings of a Free Press.............. 270 On the Family Name.....

The Sabbath Bells....

HANNAH MORE:

Shakspeare cannot be Acted............... 313

Biographical Sketch.....

271 A Quakers' Meeting.

31+

War..

273 The Two Races of Men..

318

Oppression..

273 Filial Affection......

320

Wisdom.

274

Faith in Humble Life...

274 JAMES HOGG:

The Two Weavers

275 Biographical Sketch.

321

Importance of Trifles..........

276 To Walter Scott.........

321

The Proper Education of Females....... 277 Kilmeny's Return from Fairy Land..... 322
Qualities preferable to Genius............ 278 Queen Mary's Return to Scotland ....... 324

sures..........

355

SIR EGERTON BRYDGES:

JOIN IRELAND:

Biographical Sketch..

345 Biographical Sketch....

383

His Habits (note).

346 Sufferings of the Early Christians....... 384

The best Poets most Studious (note).... 347

THOMAS ARNOLD:
Sir Walter Raleigh....

348

John Milton..........

Biographical Sketch....

386

350

Extract from his Journal................ 389

Doctor Johnson...

352

The Oxford Conspirators.......

389

Posthumous Fame

354
Sonnets-Echo and Silence..

The Encouragements of the School-

355

master.

391

To Autumn...

The Preacher and Schoolmaster Com-

ARCHIBALD ALISON :

pared (note)..

391

Biographical Sketch.......

356

The World our Country..

891

The Pleasure of Acquiring Knowledge.. 356 Need of Increased Faith..

392

The Use and Abuse of Amusements..... 358 True Preaching of the Gospel...

......... 392

Intercourse with the Poor.................. 393

LÆTITIA ELIZABETH MACLEAN:

Toryism

393

Biographical Sketch...

360 Popish and Oxford Views..

394

Success alone Seen.

302 Nature of Conservatism.......

395

The Little Shroud..

362 Liveliness essential for a Schoolmaster. 396

The Widow's Mite...

363 Old English Divines—Bunyan, Milton. 396

Erato.......

364

Railway Travelling on Sunday........... 397

Time arresting the Career of Pleasure.. 363

The Wrongs of Love............ 365 ALLAN CUNNINGHIAM:

Love's last Words...........

366 Biographical Sketch..........

398

The Poet.........

366 Influence of Scotland and her songs.... 399

Her last Letter......

367

Burns as a Lyric Poet....

400

The Town and Country Child.

401

THIOMAS HAYNES BAYLY:

The Poet's Bridal Song.

402

Biographical Sketch..

367 A Wet Sheet and a Flowing Sea........ 403

Verses to his Wife..

368

The Mariner......

404

The First Gray Hair.

369

462

417

Insignificance of this World................ 466

JOHN FOSTER:

The Telescope and the Microscope ........ 467

Biographical Sketch...

419 The Barbarities of War

Changes from Youth to Age............... 420

Advantages of Decision of Character... 421 JOSEPH JOHN GURNEY:

Character of Franklin ...

423 Biographical Sketch...

470

Love due from Man to Man..

472

THOMAS CAMPBELL:

Importance of accurate Mental Habits 474

Biographical Sketch..

424 Effects of Emancipation

............... 476

Dr. Beattie's Account of his Death (note) 426

The Mother and her Child....

426 RICHARD MANT:

The Advancement of Society

.............. 427 Biographical Sketch..

Man made to be Free......

428 The Drop of Water......

Hope beyond the Grave......... 429 True Knowledge

Picture of Domestic Love

430 The Lord's Day.....

479

Wyoming-Gertrude

430 The Church Bells.

479

The Soldier's Dream....

433 Prayer........

480

The Last Man..

433

PROSE: Chatterton........

435 HORACE SMITH:

Biographical Sketch..............

450

THOMAS MITCHELL:

Rejected Addresses (note)................... 480

Biographical Sketch.......

436 A Tale of Drury Lane........

481

Socrates

437 Dr. Johnson's Ghost.......

483

Plato.......

438 To his Daughter....

484

Address to the Mummy.

484

THOMAS HOOD:

Biographical Sketch....

440 MARIA EDGEWORTH:

A Parental Ode to my Infant Son........ 441 Biographical Sketch.

486

I Remember, I Remember........ 412 Love

487

The Song of the Shirt................... 443 Taking Orders for the Church ............. 489

The Lady's Dream

The Virtue of Doubting...

490

Faithless Sally Brown...

447

On Prudence

492

Education of Females.

493

SYDNEY SMITH:

Economy

493

Biographical Sketch..

448 Music as an Accomplishment............... 494

Foundation of the Edinburgh Review.. 448

Characteristics of Modern Sermons...... 451 BERNARD BARTON:

Female Education...........

452 Biographical Sketch........................... 494

Cost of Military Glory.....

456 Spiritual Worship............................. 495

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BERNARD BARTOX:
PAGE WILLIAM WORDSWORTH:

Pags

A Christian is the Highest Style of Lines on Tintern Abbey..

Man

Lucy.

On some Illustrations of Cowper's A Portrait.......

570

- Rural Walks”..........

497 To the Sons of Burns........................ 541

A Word for Peace.........

497 We are seven ........

542

Stanzas to a friend on her Marriage... 498 The World is too much with us........... 543

Bruce and the Spider.

499 Scorn not the Sonpet...

544

To the Skylark.....

500 Milton...

Sonnet-To bis Wife..

To Thomas Clarkson..
To a Grandmother

501

To the Friends of the Anti- JOANNA BAILLIE:

Slavery Cause in America... 502 Biographical Sketch............

545

Her Interview with Lord Jeffrey (note) 546

EBENEZER ELLIOTT:

To a Child.............

547

Biographical Sketch...

502 A Mother to her Waking Infant......... 547

Poor Andrew.....

504 The Kitten.........

648

The Home of Taste.

505 Morning Song ......

551

Saturday...

506 My Love is on her Way.

551

Rub or Rust...

507 Fame..

............... 551

The Press...

507 A Battle Field..............

................. 552

Forest Worship...........

............ 508

A Poet's Prayer.....

509 DAVID MACBETH MOIR:

Biographical Sketch....

552

FRANCIS JEFFREY:

Casa Wappy

554

Biographical Sketch..

509 Wee Willie..

557

Edinburgh Review, Establishment of... 510 The Lost Lamb..

559

Do. Contributors to (note)... 511 Spring Hymn.......

580

Do. Subjects discussed... 511, 512 Lilies ..

561

The Perishable nature of a Poet's Hebrew Poetry

561

Fame....

516 Genius.....

562

Landscape Beauty and its Associated

The Finest Poetry.

562

Pleasures...

519

Mystical Poetry..

563

James Watt-Steam Engine.

521

Shakspeare.

522 THOMAS MOORE:

Jonathan Swift..........

525 Biographical Sketch......

564

Paradise and the Peri... .................. 566

WILLIAM LISLE BOWLES:

The Meeting of the Waters ................ 670

Biographical Sketch......

527 I saw thy Form ................................ 571

Winchester, Account of (note)............ 527 Those Evening Bells......................... 571

Sonnet at Ostend ......

528 The Turf shall be my Fragrant Shrine 572

Sonnet on the Rhine

529

Come, ye Disconsolate.

572

Sonnet to Time.....

5.29

Like Morning, when her Early Breeze.. 573

Sonnet to Summer

529 Oft, in the Stilly Night...................... 573

The Greenwich Pensioners....

530 Thou art, O God........

Lines on the Poor Blind Man at Salis- This World is all a Fleeting Show....... 574

bury Cathedral...........

531 The Bird let Loose .........

The Bells of Ostend..............

531

THOMAS DICK:

WILLIAM WORDSWORTII:

Biographical Sketch....

575

Biographical Sketch.

The Immense Distance of the Stars..... 577

Mr. Tallourd's Opinion of (note)

The Tendency of Knowledge

.............. 578

Lord Jeffrey's matured Opinion of....... 535 Omnipotence of the Deity................... 580

........... 574

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