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Bonny Kilmeny ...

...205 Description of the Caliph Vathek

...245

To the Comet of 1811..

...206 The Hall of Eblis....

Song, 'When the Kye comes Hame.'.

.....207

RICHARD CUMBERLAND (1732-1811)

...247

The Skylark....

....207

MRS FRANCES SHERIDAN (1724-1766).

..248

ALLAN CUNNINGHAM (1784-1842).

....207

THOMAS HOLCROFT (1745-1809).,

..248

The Young Maxwell...

..208

Gaffer Gray...

...248

Hame, Hame, Hame-Fragment...

208 ROBERT BAGE (1728-1801)..

..249

She's Gane to Dwall in Heaven.

....209

Sophia and HARRIET LEE—(Sophia, 1750-1824; Harriet,

A Wet Sheet and a Flowing Sea.

....209

1766-1851).

...249

My Nanie o

.....209 Introduction to The Canterbury Tales

...250

The Poet's Bridal-day Song.

....209

Dr John MOORE (1729-1802)...

...252

WILLIAM MOTHERWELL (1797--1835).

.210

Dispute and Duel between Two Scotch Servants.

253

From Feanie Morrison...

210

Mrs INCHBALD (1753—1821).

..255

The Midnight Wind

..211

Service in London.

.255

Sword Chant of Thorstein Raudi.

..211

Estimates of Happiness..

.255

ROBERT NICOLL (1814-1837)

The Judge and the Victim..

.255

We are Brethren a'.....

CHARLOTTE SMITH (1749–1806).

.257

WILLIAM TENNANT (1785-1848).

..212

Ann RADCLIFFE (1764--1823)..

257

Summer Morning...

...212

English Travellers visit a Neapolitan Church.

.258

Description of Maggie Lauder

..213

Description of the Castle of Udolpho..

259

Parties Travelling to Anster Fair

.213

Hardwick in Derbyshire

..260

ROBERT GILFILLAN (1798—1850)

..214

An Italian Landscape ..

..260

The Exile's Song...

....214

MATTHEW GREGORY LEWIS (1775–1818).

..261

In the Days o' Langsyne

....214

Scene of Conjuration by the Wandering Jew.

261

THOMAS MOUNCEY CUNNINGHAM (1766–1834).

..214

WILLIAM GODWIN (1756-1836)...

.262

The Hills o' Gallowa'...

....214

Concluding Scene of Caleb Williams.

, 265

WILLIAM LAIDLAW (1780—1845).

...214

St Leon's Escape from the Auto da Fé..

.267

Lucy's Flittin'.....

CHARLES BROCKDEN BROWN (1771-1810).

...214

.269

WILLIAM NICHOLSON (died in 1849).

...215

MRS AMELIA OPIE (1769-1853)...

The Brownie of Blednoch.

..215

ANNA MARIA PORTER (1780-1832)..

..270

JAMES HISLOP (1798-1827).

.216 JANE PORTER (1776-1850)..

...270

The Cameronian's Dream.

.216 MARIA EDGEWORTH (1767—1849).

...270

JOSEPH TRAIN (1779-1852)..

216

An Irish Landlord and Scotch Agent...

...272

Song, 'Wi' Drums and Fifes'.

216

An Irish Postilion-English Shyness...

.. 273

JANE AUSTEN (1775-1817).....

273

Dialogue on Constancy of Affection..

274

DRAMATISTS.

A Family Scene...

275

RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN (1751—1816)..

Mrs Mary BRUNTON (1778-1818)..

275

....217

A Sensitive Author.....

Sensations on returning to Scotland..

.276

....217

ELIZABETH HAMILTON (1758--1816)..

Anatomy of Character

.276

.....219

Rolla's Address to the Peruvian Army..

Picture of Glenburnie....

277

Extracts from Speech against Warren Hastings.

Song, 'My Ain Fireside'

.278

GEORGE COLMAN, the younger (1762-1836)..

LADY MORGAN (1783--1859).

...278

Scene from The Poor Gentleman..

The Irish Hedge Schoolmaster

...279

The Newcastle Apothecary

MRS SHELLEY (1797-1851)..

...280

....225

Lodgings for Single Gentlemen..

The Monster created by Frankenstein,

...280

....225

MRS ELIZABETH INCHBALD (1753-1821)..

REV. C. R. MATURIN (1782-1824)..

..282

226

THOMAS HOLCROFT (1745-1809)

An Autumn Evening.....

..282

226

THE GERMAN DRAMAS...

A Lady's Chamber in the Thirteenth Century.

...282

227

LEWIS, GODWIN, SOTHEBY, COLERIDGE..

Sir WALTER SCOTT (1771--1832).....

....283

227

Incantation Scene from Remorse

Sherwood Forest in the Time of Richard I.

.....228

.287

JOANNA BAILLIE (1762-1851)..

The Fisherman's Funeral...

...288

....229

Scene from De Montfort..

A Stormy Sunset by the Seaside.

...290

....229

Picture of a Country Life.

Jeanie Deans and Queen Caroline..

...290

..231

Fears of Imagination....

Storming of Front de Boeuf's Castle.

...292

.231

Speech of Prince Edward in his Dungeon

John Galt (1779—1839).....

...292

.231

Description of Jane de Montfort..

Placing of a Scottish Minister.

...294

..231

Rev. CHARLES R. MATURIN (1982–1824).

The Windy Yule.....

..232

295

Scene from Bertran........

THOMAS HOPE (1770-1831)....

.296

..232

RICHARD L. SHEIL (1794—1851), &c

The Death of Anastasius's Son...

...297

JAMES SHERIDAN KNOWLES (1784-1862)

..233 John Gibson LOCKHART (1794--1854)..

.233

...298

Scene from Virginius.....

Athanasia in Prison.....

..298

.234

THOMAS LOVELL BEDDOES (1803-1849).

Description of an Old English Mansion

... 300

Extract from The Bride's Tragedy..

• 235 | PROFESSOR WILSON (1785—1854)..

...300

235

JOHN TOBIN (1770-1804)..

The 'Flitting' or Removal of the Lyndsays.

.236

...301

Extract from The Honeymoon.

A Snow-storm......

..301

JOHN O'KEEFE (1746-1833)..

. • 237 MRS JOHNSTONE (1781--1857)—SIR THOMAS DICK LAUDER

..237

FREDERICK REYNOLDS (1765--1841)..

(1784-1848), &c......

... 302

...237

THOMAS MORTON (1764–1838).

ANDREW PICKEN (1788–1833)..

.. 302

-237 SUSAN E. FERRIER (1782-1854)..

303

A Scotch Lady of the Old School..

304

NOVELISTS.

JAMES MORIER (1780—1849)...

305

The Barber of Bagdad....

FRANCES BURNEY (MADAME D'ARBLAY) (1752—1840)..

-306

.238 JAMES BAILLIE FRASER (1783-1856)..

307

A Game of Highway Robbery....

239 Meeting of Eastern Warriors in the Desert.

307

Miss Burney explains to George III. about Evelina..

241 Desolation of War......

-308

Margaret Nicholson's Attempt on the Life of George III. .242 THEODORE EDWARD HOOK (1788-1841).

WILLIAM BECKFORD (1760-1844).....

..243 THOMAS COLLEY GRATTAN (1796-1864)..

• 310

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THOMAS HENRY LISTER (1801-1842)......

..310

Preparation for Heaven ......

London at Sunrise...

349

.310 From the Funeral Sermon on Princess Charlotte of Wales... 350

MARQUIS OF NORMANBY (1797-1863).....

...310 Rev. JOHN FOSTER (1770—1843).

350

LADY CAROLINE LAMB (1785--1828), &c. .

..310 Changes in Life and Opinions..

.-350

R. PLUMER WARD (1765—1846)...

.-311 Dr ADAM CLARKE (1760-1832).

• 351

Power of Literary Genius...

....311 REV. ARCHIBALD ALISON (1757-1839).

* 352

JOHN BANIM (1800-1842), &c. ...

..312

From the Sermon on Autumn...

The Burning of a Croppy's House

352

•313 Rev. JOHN BROWN OF HADDINGTON (1722—1787).

• 352

GERALD GRIFFIN (1803-1840)..

.-314 REV. JOHN BROWN (1784-1858).

353

Verses written at Christmas 1830.....

..314 Anecdote of Early Life....

WILLIAM CARLETON (1798—1869)....

..353

...315 Dr ANDREW THOMSON (1779-1831)..

.353

Picture of an Irish Village and School-house.

...316 Dr THOMAS CHALMERS (1780-1847).

.353

MARY RUSSELL MITFORD (1786—1855)..

..317 Inefficacy of mere Moral Preaching.

.354

Tom Cordery, the Poacher ..

...318

Picture of the Chase.......

THOMAS LOVE PEACOCK (1788-1866).

- 356

...319 Insignificance of the Earth..

Freebooter Life in the Forest--Winter Scenery.

-357

.. 319

The Statute-book not necessary towards Christianity.

Truth to Nature essential in Poetry....

.357

..320 DUGALD STEWART (1753—1828)...

..358

On Memory.....

..358

HISTORIANS AND BIOGRAPHERS.

Dr Thomas BROWN (1778--1820)....

359

WILLIAM MITFORD (1744-1827)

Desire of the Happiness of Others.

.359

- 320 Sir JAMES MACKINTOSH ...,

Condemnation and Death of Socrates

..360

-321 James MILL (1773–1836)

Dr Johx GILLIES (1747--1836)..

-360

• 322 DR ABERCROMBIE (1781-1844).

SHARON TURNER (1768-1847)..

..360

• 323 George COMBE (1788-1858)...

ARCHDEACON Coxe (1747—1828)..

.-361

..323

GEORGE CHALMERS (1742-1825)-CHARLES J. Fox (1749–

Distinction between Power and Activity....

...361

1806)....

..323

Sir JAMES MACKINTOSH (1765–1832)..

..324

POLITICAL ECONOMISTS.

Chivalry and Modern Manners.

..324

Speech in Defence of Mr Peltier..

JEREMY BENTHAM (1748—1832)......

..362

..325

Dr John LINGARD (1771-1850)..

Rev. T. R. MALTHUS (1766—1834)..

.362

Cromwell's Expulsion of the Parliament.

MICHAEL THOMAS SADLER (1780—1835).

.363

GEORGE BRODIE (died in 1827)-W. Roscoe (1753-1831).. ..327

MALCOLM LAING (1762-1818).

MISCELLANEOUS WRITERS.

John PINKERTON (1758–1826).

SIR JOHN FENN (1739-1794).

HANNAH MORE (1745–1833)....

- 363

Extracts from Paston Letters.

First Interview with Johnson.

329

- 364

HENRY HALLAM (1778-1859).

Death and Character of Garrick.

..330

• 364

Effects of the Feudal System.

WILLIAM HENRY IRELAND (1777–1835)..

..330

• 366

Houses and Furniture in the Middle Ages.

Extract from Vortigern....

..331

Shakspeare's Self-retrospection.

EDMUND MALONE (1741-1812).

..332

• 366

Milton's Blindness.....

RICHARD PORSON (1759-1808)..

- 367

PATRICK FRASER-TYTLER (1791-1849).

WILLIAM COBBETT (1762-1835).

332

- 367

COLONEL SIR W. F. P. NAPIER (1785-1860).

332

Boyish Scenes and Recollections..

.368

Eulogium on Lord Byron..

On Field-sports.....

333

- 368

Assault of Badajos......

WILLIAM COMBE (1741–1823)....

333

..368

JAMES MILL (1773--1836)...

.336

Genius and Talent generally Appreciated.

JAMES BOSWELL (1740-1795)....

- 336

Rev. GILBERT WHITE (1720-1793)..

GIBBON-LORD SHEFFIELD-DR CURRIE (1756-1805).

The Rooks returning to their Nests.

337

•369

WILLIAM HAYLEY-LORD HOLLAND (1773-1840).

Rev. WILLIAM GILPIN (1724-1804)..

337

- 370

ROBERT SOUTHEY (1774-1843)...

-338 SIR UVEDALE PRICE (1747–1829)..

. 370

The Death of Nelson.....

..338

Sunrise and Sunset in the Woods..

.370

Wesley's Old Age and Death.

339

Picturesque Atmospheric Effects.

...371

DR THOMAS M'CRIE (1772-1835)

..340

Twilight ....

...... 371

SIR WALTER SCOTT-THOMAS Moore..

Rev. A. ALISON (1757-1839)...

340

.....372

Character and Personal Appearance of Byron..

341

Memorials of the Past...

372

THOMAS CAMPBELL...

341

The Effect of Sounds as Modified by Association.. +372

Sir John MALCOLM-T. H. LISTER, &c.

342

FRANCIS GROSE (1731-1791)-RICHARD GOUGH (1735–1809).. 372

LORD ERSKINE (1750-1823)..

- 373

On the Law of Libel...

......373

THEOLOGIANS AND METAPHYSICIANS.

On the Government of India.

.....373

Dr PALEY (1743–1805)..........

..343

Justice and Mercy.....

.374

Of Property....

- 343 LORD THURLOW-JOHN PHILPOT CURRAN

.374

Distinctions of Civil Life lost in Church.

• 344

ROBERT SOUTHEY (1774--1843)....

. 375

The World was made with a Benevolent Design

- 345

Effects of the Mohammedan Religion..

+375

Character of St Paul....

• 345 Collections of English Poets...

.. 375

DR WATSON (1737–1816)...

-346 WILLIAM HAZLITT (1778–1830).

..375

WILLIAM WILBERFORCE (1759--1833)..

• 346 The Character of Falstaff..

.376

Effects of Religion in Old Age and Adversity.

..347 The Character of Hamlet..

-376

DR SAMUEL PARR (1747-1825)....

..347 JOHN JAMES AUDUBON (1780—1851).

-377

Dr EDWARD MALTBY (1770-1859)..

347 The Humming-bird...

377

Dr THOMAS H. HORNE (1780—1862).

.348 Descent of the Ohio...

-378

De HERBERT MARSH (1756—1839)..

- 348 WASHINGTON IRVING (1783-1859).....

ARCHBISHOP SUMNER (1780—1862)

Manners in New York in the Dutch Times..

DR GEORGE D'OYLY (1778-1846)

-348 Feelings of an American on landing in England..

-380

Dr TIMOTHY DWIGHT (1752—1817)

-348

Rural Life.....

.380

Rev. ROBERT HALL (1764-1831)

348 A Rainy Sunday in an Inn..

On Wisdom .....

.-349 JAMES KIRKE PAULDING (1778-1860).

Influence of Great and Splendid Actions..

..349 | Rev. SYDNEY SMITH (1771-1845)...

- 381

The Pope has not Landed..

.382

ENCYCLOPÆDIAS AND SERIAL WORKS.

Fears of Invasion Ridiculed.

383

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Story of Mrs Partington...

-383 ENCYCLOPÆDIA BRITANNICA-CHAMBERS'S ENCYCLOPÆDIA

Wit, the Flavour of the Mind..

384

-LARDNER'S CYCLOPÆDIA-CONSTABLE'S MISCELLANY

Difficulty of Governing a Nation.

-384 -FAMILY LIBRARY, &c.......

..410

Means of Acquiring Distinction..

384

Locking in on Railways.....

-384

A Model Bishop....

.-384

All Curates hope to draw Prizes.

.385

Francis JEFFREY (1773--1850)..

-385

On the Genius of Shakspeare.

. 386

EIGHTH PERIOD.

Men of Genius generally Cheerful..

387

The Perishable Nature of Poetical Fame.

- 387

1830-1876: REIGNS OF GEORGE IV., WILLIAM IV.,

HENRY, LORD BROUGHAM (1778--1868)..

-388

AND QUEEN VICTORIA.

Studies in Osteology....

-389

Peroration of Speech at Trial of Queen Caroline.. -389

POETS.

Law Reform .....

.390

ISAAC D'ISRAELI (1766-1848)..

HARTLEY, DERWENT, and SARA COLERIDGE..

• 390

413

Rev. CALEB C. COLTON (died in 1832)..

Sonnet by Hartley Coleridge.

391

414

True Genius always united to Reason..

To Shakspeare....

391

Error only to be Combated by Argument..

Address to Certain Gold Fishes.

391

414

Mystery and Intrigue.....

History and Biography...

391

• 414

Magnanimity in Humble Life.

The Opposing Armies on Marston Moor.

.415

Avarice.....

Discernment of Character,

-392

415

John NICHOLS (1745—1826)—ARTHUR YOUNG (1741–1820).... 392 T. A. Heraud (born in 1799)—W. B. SCOTT.

.415

SIR JOHN CARR (1772-1832)...

Mrs SOUTHEY (1787-1854)

..392

-415

Rev. JAMES BERESFORD (1764-1840)..

Mariner's Hymn...

....... 393

.416

Miseries of Human Life..

Once upon a Time...

........393

.416

SIR EGERTON BRYDGES (1762—1837)............

The Pauper's Death-bed.

.....393

.417

Sonnet, 'Echo and Silence'.

JOHN EDMUND READE......

..393

.417

FRANCIS Douce (1762—1834)-Rev. T. D. FOSBROOKE (1770

WINTHROP MACKWORTH PRAED (1802-1839).

417

-1842)..

.393

Quince......

.417

ROBERT MUDIE (1977–1842)........

THOMAS HOOD (1798-1845)..

. 393

-418

Farewell Life

.418

Lament for the Decline of Chivalry.

TRAVELLERS.

-419

Extract from Ode to the Moon

.419

LORD MACARTNEY (1737–1806)..

Parental Ode to my Son......

.. 394

..420

Sir GEORGE STAUNTON (1737-1801).

-394

The Song of the Shirt...

- 420

JAMES BRUCE (1730—1794)..

394

The Death-bed......

. 421

Supposed Source of the Nile..

DAVID MACBETH MOIR (1758–1851).

• 394

421

MUNGO PARK (1771-1805).

When Thou at Eve art Roaming.

..395

421

Compassionate African Matron..

.395

Rev. JOHN MOULTRIE

421

The Traveller's Pious Fortitude..

-396

My Brother's Grave.

Capt. HUGH CLAPPERTON (1788-1827).

THE HON. MRS NORTON

..397

422

RICHARD LANDER (1804-1834).....

To the Duchess of Sutherland.

..397

423

Rev. JOHN CAMPBELL, Missionary (1766--1840)

- 397

From The Winter's Walk ....

- 424

JOHN L. BURCKHARDT (1784-1817).

Picture of Twilight...

..397

-424

JOHN B. BELZONI (1788–1823)...

Not Lost but Gone Before.

- 424

The Ruins at Thebes......

-398 Thomas K. HERVEY (1804-1859).

424

Opening a Tomb at Thebes..

-398

The Convict Ship....

.424

DR E. D. CLARKE (1769–1822).

.399 ALARIC A. WATTS (1799---1864)-GEORGE DARLEY-Sır

Description of the Pyramids

- 399

AUBREY DE VERE, &c.

425

Joseph FORSYTH (1763-1815)..

401

ARCHBISHOP TRENCH (born in 1807)..

425

The Italian Vintage

..401

Evening Hymn......

425

The Coliseum....

.401

Some Murmur when their Sky is Clear.

425

OTHER Classic TRAVELLERS : EUSTACE, W. STEWART THOMAS AIRD (1802-1876)...

Rose, KEPPEL CRAVEN, H. MATTHEWS, LADY MOR The Devil's Dream on Mount Aksbeck.

.426

GAN, W. BROCKEDON, &c...

- 401 JAMES HEDDERWICK......

-427

Funeral Ceremony at Rome..

.402

Middle Age..

427

Statue of the Venus de' Medici.

402

LORD MACAULAY (1800-1859)

427

A Morning in Venice..

..402

Lines written in August 1847

429

Description of Pompeii..

......403

Epitaph on a Jacobite...

429

ARCTIC DISCOVERY: Ross, PARRY, FRANKLIN, BEECHEY, &c.403 Extracts from Horatius' in Lays of Ancient Rome

430

Description of the Esquimaux....

- 404 Ivry.....

-431

EASTERN TRAVELLERS : W. RAE WILSON-CLAUDIUS J. W. E. AYTOUN (1813–1865)-THEODORE MARTIN (born in

RICH-J. S. BUCKINGHAM-Dr MADDEN-CARNE-

1816)..

.43r

RICHARDSON--Sir JOHN MALCOLM-SIR W. OUSELEY The Burial March of Dundee.

.432

-Sir ROBERT KER PORTER, &c. ...

.406 Sonnet to Britain....

.433

View of Society in Bagdad.

.406 FRANCES BROWN (born in 1816)..

.433

INDIAN AND CHINESE TRAVELLERS : MOORCROFT-J. The Last Friends.....

.433

BAILLIE FRASER-COLONEL TOD-SIR A. BURNES LORD HOUGHTON (born in 1809)..

...434

HENRY ELLIS .....

407

St Mark's at Venice...

434

Scene at Pekin..

-407

The Men of Old......

434

CAPTAIN BASIL HALL.

.408

From The Long Ago....

435

HENRY DAVID INGLIS (1795-1835).

.409 FITZGREENE HALLECK (1790–1867)..

-435

Louis SIMOND....

.409 Marco Bozzaris..

435

Swiss Mountain and Avalanche.

.409 EDGAR ALLAN POE (1809-1849).

..436

Rousseau-Madame de Staël....

.410 The Raven....

..436

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WILLIAM CULLEN BRYANT (born in 1794)..

Lines written at the Age of Thirteen...

From Thanatopsis.

The Wind-flower....

The Disinterred Warrior.

An Indian at the Burying-place of his Fathers.

RICHARD H. DANA-N. P. WILLIS (1806-1867)-On

WENDELL HOLMES (born in 1809)...

The Buccaneer's Island, by Dana ........

Thirty-Five, by Willis.....

The American Spring, by Holmes..

HENRY W. LONGFELLOW (born in 1807).

Excelsior-A Psalm of Life...

The Ladder of St Augustine..

God's Acre-Autumn in America.

A Rainy Day.......

CHARLES SWAIN (1803-1874).

The Death of the Warrior King..

SYDNEY DOBELL (1824-1874).

The Italian Brothers.....

The Ruins of Ancient Rome. .

ALEXANDER SMITH (1830–1867).

Autumn-Unrest and Childhood.

GERALD MASSEY (born in 1828)...

Conclusion of Babe Christabel.

DAVID GRAY (1838–1861)

A Winter Scene...

An Autumnal Day..

Three Sonnets

THOMAS RAGG (born in 1808)..

The Earth full of Love..

THOMAS COOPER....

A Christmas Scene.

LORD JOHN MANNERS-Hon. MR SMYTHE..

CHARLES MACKAY (born in 1814)..

Apologue from Egeria ......

Love New and Old-Tubal Cain..

PHILIP JAMES BAILEY (born in 1816).

Extracts from Festus........

RICHARD HENRY HORNE (born in 1803)..

The Progress of Mankind. --- From Orion.

WILLIAM ALLINGHAM (born in 1828).

To the Nightingales....

ALFRED TENNYSON (born in 1810)...

Extracts from Locksley Hall

From The Talking Oak...

Godiva. ..

The Lotos-eaters

Song, "The Splendour Falls'.

In Memoriam, IX., XXII., CVI

The Funeral of the Great Duke..

Extracts from Maud......

From The Passing of Arthur....

ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING (died in 1861).

To Flush, my Dog ....

Extracts from A Vision of Poets..

The Cry of the Children-Sonnet.

An English Landscape..

Cowper's Grave....

ROBERT BROWNING (born in 1812)...

Picture of the Grape-harvest..

The Pied Piper of Hamelin..

A Parting Scene....

From My Last Duchess

COVENTRY PATMORE (born in 1823).

The Joyful Wisdom...

Counsel to the Young Husband...

EDWARD ROBERT, LORD LYTTON (born in 1831)

The Chess Board-Changes.

Rev. H. F. LYTE (died in 1847)

The Sailor's Grave ....

Abide with Me till Eventide.

CHARLES KENT (born in 1823)

Love's Calendar...

Mrs SIGOURNEY (1791-1865)..

The Early Blue-Bird.....

Midnight Thoughts at Sea ..

John G. WHITTIER (born in 1808).

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-438 The Robin.......

.468

438

Barbara Fritchie...

469

.438 | ARTHUR HUGH CLOUGH (1819-1861).

469

.439

Autumn in the Highlands ..

..470

.439

Morning in the City ....

..470

439 In a Gondola on the Grand Canal, Venice.

.470

WILLIAM WETMORE STORY (born in 1819)...

• 470

.440 Supposed Appearance of the Saviour on Earth.

..471

440 JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL (born in 1819)..

..471

441 On Popular Applause..

.471

441 Hints to Statesmen...

.471

441 What Mr Robinson Thinks.

.471

442 Invocation to Peace.

.472

442 The Courtin'..

.472

443 MATTHEW ARNOLD (born in 1822).

..472

.443 Mycerinus...

473

. 443 Children Asleep.

473

.444

Lines written in Kensington Gardens.

473

..444 DANTE G. RossETTI-CHRISTINA G. ROSSETTI..

.474

From The Blessed Damoxel..

474

.444 The Sea Limits......

474

.445 ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE (born in 1837)..

474

..445 Extract from Atalanta in Calydon..

475

....445 Chorus......

.475

....446

Parting of Bothwell and Queen Mary.

476

.446 Mary leaves Scotland ..

..476

..446 ROBERT BUCHANAN (born in 1841)..

......477

.447 The Curse of Glencoe...

......477

. 447

Youth

.....477

.447

The Seasons in the Highlands.

.477

448 William Morris (born in 1834).

- 478

448

July

-478

448

Song from The Love of Alcestis.

479

448 FRANCIS BRET HARTE (born in 1831)...

....479

A Sanitary Message.....

...479

..449 Eliza Cook-MRS PARKES BELLOE-Miss HUME--Miss

.449 PROCTER - ISA CRAIG-Knox-JEAN INGELOW-MRS

WEBSTER..

..479

.450 Old Songs, by Miss Cook.

.479

.450

Robin Hood, by Miss Parkes..

480

.451 A Doubting Heart, by Miss Procter..

480

.451 Going Out and Coming In, by Isa Craig-Knox

.480

.451 When Sparrows Build, by Miss Ingelow..

480

451 The Gift, by Mrs Augusta Webster..

.480

- 452 LORD NEAVES (born in 1800)-FRED. LOCKER-A. DOBSON.... 481

453 How to Make a Novel........

481

-453 Vanity Fair....

.482

. 454 POET TRANSLATORS-BOWRING, BLACKIE, &c.

482

454 The Theology of Homer..

..482

455

- 456

. 456

SCOTTISH POETS.

.457

WILLIAM THOM (1789-1848)..

.483

.457

The Mitherless Bairn.

. 457

David VEDDER (1790–1854)..

The Temple of Nature..

.459

GEORGE OUTRAM (1805-1856).

484

The Annuity.

- 460

484

.461

A. MACLAGAN-JAMES BALLANTINE-A. PARK-J. Craw-

FORD-H. ScoTT RIDDELL-F. BENNOCH-W. GLEN-

.463

J. SMITH...

..485

..465

From The Widow, by A. Maclagan.

485

.465

Ilka Blade o Grass Keps its Ain Drap o' Dew, by J.

Ballantine...

-485

. 466

When the Glen all is Still, by H. S. Riddell..

-466

Florence Nightingale, by F. Bennoch...

.466

Wae's Me for Prince Charlie, by W. Glen..

..466

The Wee Pair o' Shoon, by J. Smith..

.486

..467

467

DRAMATISTS.

..467

..467 THOMAS Noon TALFOURD (1795—1854).

.487

.467 Description of lon.

-487

.468 Extract from Ion..

.488

.468 Sir HENRY TAYLOR (born in 1800).

.489

The Death of Launoy.

489

.468

The Lay of Elena...

490

xi

536

..544

-546

..548

On the Ethics of Politics..

...490 SAMUEL LOVER (1798—1868)-LEITCH RITCHIE (1800—1865)..535

Or Wisdom ...

..491

The Angels' Whisper..

..535

Douglas JERROLD (1803—1857).

..491 THOMAS HUGHES (born in 1823).

...535

Fancy Fair....

..492

The Browns...

..535

Companies for Leasing Mount Vesuvius..

..492

MRS CROWE..

Time's Changes-Retired from Business.

.493

Stages in the History of Crime..

-536

Winter in London-The Emigrant Ship..

493

Miss PARDOE (1806-1862).

..537

Puns and Sayings of Jerrold

.493 Miss MARSH-LADY FULLERTON-Miss KAVANAGH-MRS

Gilbert ABBOT A BECKET MARK LEMON - SHIRLEY

GASKELL (1811–1865).

..537

BROOKS-Tom Taylor....

..494 Picture of Green Heys Fields, Manchester..

538

Portrait of Douglas Jerrold, by Brooks.

...494

Yorkshiremen of the West Riding...

..539

WESTLAND MARSTON (born in 1820)..

.495

WILLIAM WILKIE COLLINS (born in 1824).

• 539

Capt. MAYNE REID (born in 1818)....

540

SAMUEL PHILLIPS (1815—1854) ANGUS B. Reach (1821–

NOVELISTS.

1856)-ALBERT SMITH (1816—1860).

540

The South of France.......

..540

JAMES FENIMORE COOPER (1789--1851)..

.495 MRS ELLIS.....

..541

A Virgin Wilderness....

496 Miss C. M. YONGE-Miss SEWELL-Miss JEWSBURY. 541

Death of Long Tom Coffin.

..496 NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE (1804-1864)..

.541

RICHARD HARRIS BARHAM (1788-1845)...

..497 The Capitol at Rome...

-542

CAPT. FREDERICK MARRYAT (1792-1848).

.497 A Socialist Experiment...

.542

A Prudent Sea Captain.....

..498 Autumn at Concord, Massachusetts.

..542

CAPTAINS GLASSCOCK and CHAMIER MR HOWARD

The English Lake Country..

- 543

MICHAEL SCOTT (1789—1835)-JAMES HANNAY (1827 Mrs HARRIET BEECHER STOWE.

543

1873)......

.498 English Trees--Warwick Castle.

543

Nights at Sea.

..499

A Moonlight Scene...

.544

Detached Similes...

..499 Love.....

Mrs CATHERINE G. F. GORE (1799-1861)..

....499 Mrs LYNN LINTON-MRS HENRY Woon.

..545

Character of a Prudent Worldly Lady.

......500 MRS ANNE MANNING-Miss RHODA BROUGHTON, &c. ........545

Exclusive London Life..

.....500

CHARLES READE (born in 1814).

.....545

Mrs Francis TROLLOPE (1778–1863)..

.....501

Newhaven Fisherwomen...

. 546

COUNTESS OF BLESSINGTON (1790-1849)

..501 G. R. GLEIG-W. H. MAXWELL-JAMES GRANT..

MRS S. C. Hall (born in 1802)..

..502

GEORGE MACDONALD (born in 1824)..

547

Depending upon Others..

... 502 Death of the Drinking, Fiddling Soutar.

....547

G. P. RAINSFORD JAMES (1801-1860).

.....503 Bible Class in the Fisher Village...

EDWARD, LORD LYTTON (1805–1873).

.....503 The Old Churchyard

..548

Admiration of Genius...

...505

Love Dreams of a Peasant Youth.

.549

Death of Gawtrey, the Coiner..

- 506 EDMUND H. Yates (born in 1831)..

..550

Talent and Genius....

506 Miss BRADDON-LOUISE DE LA RAMÉ.

..550

Poetical Sketch of Guizot...

508 GEORGE ELIOT....

..550

Imagination on Canvas and in Books...

- 508 Description of Adam Bede

..550

Power and Genius-Idols of Imagination...

..509 Hetty Sorrel....

.550

William HARRISON AINSWORTH (born in 1805).

...509 Dialogue on Matrimony..

..551

BENJAMIN DISRAELI (born in 1804)..

..509 Spring-Bright February Days...

.552

The Principle of Utility.

.511

Ruined Castles on the Rhine....

..552

Jerusalem..

...511 Saint Theresa-Unfulfilled Aspirations.

.552

The Hebrew Race..

.....513

Detached Thoughts...

553

Pictures of Swiss Scenery, and of the City of Venice...

..513

MRS CRAIK (Miss MULOCK)..

..553

SAMUEL WARREN (born in 1807).

Death of Muriel, the Blind Child.

554

MRS BRAY........

..514 The Château of La Garaye

..554

THOMAS Crofton CROKER (1798—1854).

..514

The Last Look of England...

.555

The Last of the Irish Serpents..

...514 MRS OLIPHANT....

.555

CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870).

-515 An English Rector and Rectory.

.556

Death and Funeral of a Pauper.

.517

Fiction and Biography ....

-557

A Man from the Brown Forests of the Mississippi.. -519 ANTHONY TROLLOPE (born in 1815)..

- 557

The Bustling, Affectionate, Little American Woman.

519 The Archdeacon's Sanctum and the Old Church.

-558

Farewell to Italy......

..520

A Low-Church Chaplain

WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY (1811-1863)..

..521 The Humanity of the Age...

559

Car-Travelling in Ireland..

- 522

Letter Writing-Early Days-Lovers' Walks

559

Decay of Matrimonial Love..

-524 THOMAS ADOLPHUS TROLLOPE..

.560

Lady Clara Newcome...

525 THOMAS HARDY.......

.560

Recollection of Youthful Beauty.

-526 The Great Barn and the Sheep-shearers.

.560

Indifference of the World..

-526

A Thunder-storm........

561

Lackeys and Footmen in the Last Century.

.526 BRET HARTE....

The English Country Gentleman..

.526 A Snow-storm in the Californian Sierras,

-562

Death of George the Third..

..526 Death and Destruction at the Diggings

-562

The Ballad of Bouillabaisse..

- 527 John Chinaman....

-563

Rev. CHARLES KINGSLEY (1819---1875).

..528 WILLIAM BLACK.

..564

Three Fishers went Sailing.

.....529 Scene in the Hebrides..

..564

Scene in the Indian Forest.

..529 Edinburgh on a Summer Night.

.-565

CHARLOTTE BRONTE (1796-1855).

...530 Miss THACKERAY

..565

Description of Yorkshire Moors..

531 An English Country Sunday

-565

Emily Brontë and her Dog Keeper'.

532 Old Kensington...

Death of Emily and Ann Brontë.

...533 Fishing Village in Normandy.

...566

Protest against Pharisaism..

..533 Mrs MACQUOID-HESBA STRETTON..

..567

The Orphan Child....

...533 FLORENCE MARYATT, ELIZABETH WETHERELL, &c

Charles JAMES LEVER (1806-1872)....

..534 R. D. BLACKMORE, L. W. M. LOCKHART, &c.

--567

Dispensing Charity among the Irish Poor.

-534 | GEORGE A, SALA, E. JENKINS, W. THORNBURY.

..567

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