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THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY 371980

ASTOR, LFV) AND TILDEN FONDATIONS H

16V

TABLE OF CONTENTS-VOL. V.

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SEVINTI PERIOD.

PAGE.

The Anti-Jacobin Poetry.

46

1780-1830: THE REIGNS OF GEORGE Ships of the Line in Port, by Can-

GEORGE NII. AND GEORGE IV.

ning.

47

The Friend of Humanity and the

POETS.

Knife-grinder.

47

PAGE.

Song by Rogero in “The Rovers". 48

por William Jones (1746-1794.).

2

Canning's Epitaph on his Son...... 49

Ode in Imitation of Alcæus..

4

Dr. John Wolcot (1738-1819)..

50

Persian Song of Hafiz.

5 Epitaph on Dr. Johnson.

53

Concluding Sentence of Berkeley's

The Pilgrims and the Peas

53

• Siris" Imitated

5

The Apple Dumplings and the King 54

Tetastric from the Persian.

6 Whitbread's Brewery visited by their

Nathaniel Cotton (1707-1788).

Majesties

55

6

The Fireside.

6 Lord Gregory-Epigram on Sleep 53

William Cowper (1731-1800)..

The Rev. W. Crowe (circa 1746–1829).. 59

Character of Chatham..

11

Wreck of the “Halsewell”

59

The Greenland Missionaries.

12

The Miseries of War

59

Rural Sounds..

13

Charlotte Smith (1749-1806).

60

The Diversified Character of Cre-

Sonnets

61

ation.

13

Recollections of English Scenery... 62

From “Conversation"

15 Susanna Blamire (1747-1794).

63

On the Receipt of his Mother's Pic- The Nabob..

63

ture..

16 What Ails this Heart o' Mine?..

Voltaire and the Lace-worker.

18 Auld Robin Forbes

64

To Mary (Mrs. Unwin).

18 Mrs. Barbauld (1743-1825)

65

Winter Evening in the Country. 19 Life

65

Love of Nature

21 Ode to Springs:

English Liberty

22 To a Lady with Painted Flowers 67

Yardley Oak.

24 Hymn to Content.

67

John Gilpin..

25 Mrs. Opie (1769-1853)-Mrs. Hunter

William Hayley (1745-1820)

28

(1742-1821)—Mrs. Anne Grant

Tribute to a Mother on her Death.. 28 (1755-1838)—Mrs. Mary Tighe

Epitaphs on Cowper and Mrs. Un-

(1773-1810)

67

win.

30 The Orphan Boy's Tale

68

Dr. Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802 .....) 30 Songs--The Death Song

69

Extracts from “Loves of the Plants 31 The Lot of Thousands

70

Invocation to the Goddess of Botany 34 On a Sprig of Heath..

Destruction of Sennacherib's Army 35 The Highland Poor

Death of Eliza at the Battle of Min- From Mrs. Tighe's,“ Psyche'

36 The Lily..

73

Song to May-Song to Echo.. 37 Robert Bloomfield (1766-1823)

74

Miss Seward (1747-1509).

37 Humble Pleasures

75

The Rolliad (Political Satires)..

38 Harvest

76

Character of Mr. Pitt.

39 Rosy Hannah

77

William Gifford (1756-1826)

39 Lines to my Children

77

Degeneracy cf Modern Literature.. 41 Description of a Blind Youth 78

A Reviewer compared to a Toad.... 43 Banquet of an English Squire...

78

The Grave of Anna.......

The Soldier's Home.

80

Greenwich Hill....

1....................

45. John Leyden (1775-1811).

81

laba"

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Sonnet on Sabbath Morn

84 Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834).. 146

Ode to an Indian Gold Coin.

84 Extract from “ Wallenstein". 150

From "The Mermaid

85 Epitaph for Himself..

152

Hezry Kirke White (1785-1806). 86 Extract from " Christabel"

..154

To an Early Primrose...

88 The Rime of the Ancient Mariner ..155

Sonnet.

89 From the “Ode to the Departing

The Star of Bethlehem...

89

Year”.

.160

Britain a Thousand Years hence.... 89 Hymn in the Vale of Chamorni.....161

The Christiad

90 Love.

163

James Grahame 1765-1811)..

90 From “Frost at Midnight.” .164

Apostrophe to Scotland.

91 Love, Hope, and Patience in Educa-

From “The Sabbath ".

92

tion.

164

A Summer Sabbath Walk.

93 Youth and Age.

.165

An Autumn Sabbath Walk..

94 Importance of Method

165

A Winter Sabbath Walk

95 Rev. William Lisle Bowles (1762-1850) 166

To My Son...

96 Sonnets: To Time-Winter Even-

The Thanksgiving off Cape Trafal-

ing--Hope-Bamborough Castle.167

gar

96 South American Scenery..

.168

Ceorge Crabbe (1754-1832)

97 Sun-dial in a Churchyard.. ..169

Parish Workhouse and Apothecary 102 Blanco-White (1775-1841).

. 169

Isaac Ashford, A Noble Peasant ...103 Sonnet on Night.

.169

Phæbe Dawson...

.105 Robert Southey (1774-1843).... .170

Dream of the Condemned Felon ..106 Extract from " Joan of Arc" .171

Story of a Betrothed Pair.

...107 Night in the Desert-From “Tha-

An English Fen-Gipsies

109

173

Gradual Approaches of Age. .110

Padalon, or the Indian Hades . 174

Song of the Crazed Maiden

111 Love...

175

"Sketches of Autumn

.111 A Moonlight Scene in Spain.. .176

Samuel Rogers (1763-1855).

.112

Wordsworth's Epitaph on Southey..178

From The Pleasures of Memory”..114 The Battle of Blenheim

179

From "Human Life"

.117

The Holly Tree

..179

Ginevra.-From “Italy

7

.118 Walter Savage Landor (1775-1864).. .181

An Italian Song.

.120 Short Extracts from “Gebir" and

Written in the Highlands of Scot-

"Count Julian"

.182

land

.120 Clifton-The Maid's Lament-Six-

Pæstum-From “ Italy”

.120

teen

.182

On a Tear.

.122 Conversation between Lords Chat-

William Blake (1757-1827).

..122

ham and Chesterfield.

.185

To the Muses--Song

.123 Conversation between William Penn

Introduction to “Songs of Inno-

and Lord Peterborough... 186

cence"

.124 Grandiloquent Writing—Milton ....187

The Lamb-The Tiger

.124 Edwin Atherstone (1778-1872) ..187

William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

124

Banquet in Sardanapalus's Palace. .188

Extracts from “ The Excursion"...129 Charles Lamb (1775-1834).

.189
A Noble Peasant..

.129 Forest Scenes-From- John Wood-

The Deaf Dalesman..

131

vil”.

..190

London, 1802

..134 To Hester-The Old Familiar Faces, 193

The World is too much with Us....134 A Farewell to Tobacco..

194

Composed upon Westminster Bridge, Dream Children, a Reverie.. .195

1803

135 Poor Relations..

197

On King's College Chapel, Cam- The Origin of Roast Pig

bridge..

135 William Sotheby (1757-1833)

..200

Lines : Lucy...

136 Lines on Staffa..

.200

We are Seven.

..137

Approach of Saul and his Guards..201

A Portrait.

..137 Edward, Lord Thurlow (1781-1829)

Lines composed above Tintern Ab- Song to May-Sonnets..

202

bey

138 To a Bird that haunted the waters of

Picture of Christmas Eve

.141

Lacken in the Winter..

.203

To a Highland Girl

..142 Thomas Moore (1779-1852)..

Laodamia

.142 A Moonlight Scene at Sea, .........205

...202

..203

..296

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Canadian Boat Song....

205 Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) 269

Literary Advertisement,

.206 Extract from “Revolt of Islam" .270

Songs

" When

He who Adores Extract from "The Cenci"

.276

207 Opening of “Queen Mab”. .276

Irish Melody, “I saw from the The Cloud...

..277

Beach”

207 To a Skylark.

.279

Beauty.-From “Lalla Rookh"

208 From "The Sensitive Plant ..281

Nature after a Storm..

208 Forest Scenery

.283

'Tis the Last Rose of Summer......212 Stanzas written in Dejection, near

Hymn, "The Turf shall be my Fra-

Naples.

284

grant Shrine

213 On a Faded Violet.

284

John Hookham Frere (1769-1846) ...213 Lines to an Indian Air TO ...285

Extracts from " Whistlecraft's ...213 John Keats (1795–1821).

Passage from a Romance of the Cid 217 Saturn and Thea.-From Hype-

Thomas Campbell (1777-1844).

rion"

288

Elegy written in Null, 1795. .223 The Lady Madeline at her Devotions 289

Picture of Domestic Love.

.224 Hymn to Pan-From "Endymion " 290

Death of Gertrude....

.227 Ode to a Nightingale..

.291

Ye Mariners of England.

.227 To Autumn..

.293

Battle of the Baltic.

..227 Sonnets : On Chapman's Homer,

Hohenlinden ..

.228 and on England..

.293

From “The Last Man"

.229 Dr. Reginald Heber (1783–1826). .294

A Thought suggested by the New Palestine.

.294

Year.

229 The Druses.

..295

Matthew Gregory Lewis (1775-1818) ...229 Missionary Hymn..

Durandarte and Belerma.

.233 From Journal..

..296

Alonzo the Brave and the Fair Imog- Charles Wolfe (1791-1823)

.297

ine..

234 Burial of Sir John Moore.

.297

Sir Water Scott (1771-1832)

236

Song, “ If I had thought," &c..

..298

On the Setting Sun.

236 Charles Dibdin (1745-1814)-T. Dibdin

The Aged Minstrel.

243

(1771-1841).

299

Melrose Abbey.

Tom Bowling.

.299

Love of Country.

.244 Poor Jack.

.299

Norham Castle.

245 John Collins (died in 1808).

.299

Battle of Flodden

245 Song, “In the Downhill of Life"...300

- Death of Marmion.

.246 Robert Knowles (1798-1817)..

300

The Sun upon the Weirdlaw Hill...248 Lines written in churchyard of

Coronach. - From “ The Lady of the

Richmond

300

Lake"

249 Herbert Pollok (1799-1827)..

.301

Songs, from “Quentin Durward” Love

.303

and "The Pirate"

.249 Friendship

.304

Hymn of the Hebrew Maid.--From Happiness..

.305

" Ivanhoe”

249 James Montgomery (1771-1854). ..307

Lord Byron (1488—1824).

250 Greenland..

..310

Extract from the “ Dream”

.252 Night- The Perican Island.. ..312

Picture of Modern Greece.

256

The Recluse-Aspirations of Youth 313

Red Battle, the Demon of War... .257 The Common Lot...
Ancient Greece...

258
Prayer-Home.

..214

Lake Leman (Geneva).

259 Hon. William Robert Spencer (1770-

Temple of Clitumnus.

260

1834)

.315

Statue of Apollo..

.261

Beth Gelert..

..315

The Gladiator..

261 To: Stanzas.

..316

Apostrophe to the Ocean. ..262 Henry Luttrell (1770-1851).

Evening on the Banks of the Brenta 263 London in Autumn.

.317

Midnight Scene in Rome..

.263 The November Fog of London .....317

The Shipwreck.

264 Henry Galley Knight (1786-1846) ..319

Description of Haidee...

265 F. Sayers (1763-1816)--Helen M. Wil-

Haidee and Juan at the Feast.

liams (1762-1827).

318

Death of Haidee...,

268 Sonnet to Hope..,

.319

.244

...314

.317

..266

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Leigh Hunt (1784-1859).

.319 From “The Kitten”.

.366

Lines on the Birth of the Princess From “ Address to Miss Agnes

Royal

321

Baillie".

..367

May Morning at Ravenna.

.322 The Shepherd's Song,

369

Description of a Fountain. .322 William Knox (1789-1825).

..369

Funeral of the Lovers in “ Rimini”.32: Thomas Pringle (1788-1834).

..369

To T. L. H., Six Years Old..

323

Afar in the Desert

1.370

Dirge–To the Grasshopper. ...324 Robert Montgomery (1808-1855). .372

Abou Den Adhem and the Angel...324 A Maniac.

.372

John Clare (1793-1864).......

.324 The Starry Heavens.

.372

Sonnet to the Glow-worm

.327 William Herbert (1778-1847)

.373

Ballad Verses—What is Life ?. 327 Extract from · Helga"-Musings

Summer Morning-The Primrose

on Eternity

373

-The Thrush's Nest..... 328 Ebenezer Elliott (1781-1849).

.374

First Love's Recollections.. ..329 To the Bramble Flower-The Ex-

Dawnings of Genius..

..329

cursion

.375

James Smith (1775-1839).

330 Pictures of Native Genius.

..377

Horace Smith (1779-1849).

.330 A Poet's Prayer.

...378

Extracts from “Rejected Addresses" Thomas Haynes Bayly (1797-1839). 378

-Crabbe, Wordsworth, Scott... 334 Address to a Wife..

379

Address to the Mummy in Belzoni's Oh no, we never Mention Him......379

Exhibition...

.337 Rev. John Keble (1792-1866).. ..380

John Wilson (1785-1851), .

..339 Extract from “ The Christian

A Home among the Mountains.

...340

Year"

380

Lines to a Sleeping Child.. ..341 Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity..380

Address to a Wild Deer...

.341 | Noel Thomas Carrington (1777-1830)..382

Lines written in a Lonely Burial- The Pixies of Devon..

..382

Ground

.343 Archdeacon Wrar gham (1769-1843)...383

Mrs. Hemans (1793-1835)........ 343 Henry Francis Cary (1772-1844).. ..383

Sunday in England..

344 Francesca of Rimini.

.384

From “The Voice of Spring

.345 Ugolini and his Sons..

.385

The Homes of England

. 346 William Stewart Rose (1775-1843).. .3-6

The Graves of a Household. 346 Sonnet to Scott.

387

Bernard Barton (1784-1849)...

347 Love.-From " Translation of Ari-

To the Evening Primrose..

.348

.387

Power and Gentleness

34 William Taylor (1765–1836).

388

Bryan Waller Proctor (1790-1874). .349 The Earl of Ellesmere (1800-1857).

...388

Address to the Ocean

.350 The Military Execution..

.389

Marcelia

..350 Thomas Mitchell (1783-1845)..

..389

Invocation to Birds

.351 Viscount Strangford (1780–1855). .389

Songs-King Death, The Nights,

SCOTTISH POETS.

Twilight....

352 Robert Burns (1759-1796).

Death of Amelia Wentworth.. ..352 Extract from “The Vision”.

Rev. Henry Hart Milman (1791-1868)..355 Extracts from Letters...

.397

Jerusalem before the Siege.

356 From the “ Epistle to James Smith " 398

Summons of the Destroying Angel..356 From the “ Epistle to W. Simpson” 399

The Fair Recluse..

357 To a Mountain Daisy.

.399

The Day of Judgment..

353 On Captain Matthew Henderson. .400

Rev. George Croly (1780-1860. .359 Songs : Macpherson's Farewell--
Pericles and Aspasia..

..359 Menie-Ae Fond Kiss-My Bon-

The French Army in Russia. .360

ny Mary-Mary Morison. ..401-2

Satan.--From a Picture by Sir T. Bruce's Address.

402

Lawrence ....

..361

A Vision--To Mary in Heaven. .403

Letitia Elizabeth Landon (1802-1838)..361 Richard Gall (1776-1800).

.404

Change--Last Verses of L. E. L... 362 My only Jo and Dearie 0..

405

Jane Taylor (1783-1824)

-Ann Tay-

Farewell to Ayrshire...

lor (1782-1966).

363 Alexander Wilson (1766-1813)

..405

The Squire's Pew...

.364 The Bald Eagle..

.406

Song of the Tea-kettle.

.365 A Village Scold.-From

Watty

Joanna Bail (1762-1851)....

366

and Meg”,

,407

osto"

.390
..394

.405

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