Page images
PDF
EPUB

LIST OF CONTENTS.

1 19 20

20 32

3:3 -15

1. GOV. WISE'S ORATION, AT LEXINGTON, 4TH JULY, 1856,
2; TO ZENOVASevecTED FROM THE POEMS OF THE LATt HENRY ELLEN,
3. MR. BLEDSOE'S REVIEW OF HIS REVIEWER,
4. LANGUAGE MEPONIN ANOPSI2N. By Rev. Rufus W. Balley,

PROFESSOR OF LANGUAGES IN AUSTIN COLLEGE, Texas,
5. TO MY COUSIN NANNIE. By A. F. HARVEY,
6. VIRGINIA GIRLS AND GALLANTS FOUR SCORE YEARS AGO.

By J. E. C. 7. A PASTORAL HYMN TO THE FAIRIES. BY T. B. ALDRICH, 8. KANAWHA PIECES. BY AN OLD MAN OF KANAWHA.

No. V.—THE DISAPPOINTED BRIDEGROOM.

No. VI.-A SCREECI, 9. THE HEART SACRIFICE, 10. BANNAKER, THE BLACK ASTRONOMER, 11. SULLY'S FOREST DAYS: His RECOLLECTIONS AND HIS DREANS, 12. THE PAINTER AND HIS PUPIL.* A FLEMISH STORY, 13. EDITOR'S TABLE:

W. Gilmore Simms—The Original of “Not a Drum was Heard,” 14. NOTICES OF NEW WORKS:

Rachel and the New World—The Youth of the Old Dominion-Poems
of Herrick, &c.

47

55 65

68

72

79

80

* From Chamber's Journal.

TO ADVERTISERS.

For the convenience of the public, we shall publish an advertisement sheet with each number of this work, where advertisers will find it to their interest to insert their advertisements. Every issue of an advertisement, will be equal to twenty-five hundred circulars distributed. TERMS.—A quarter of a page, ons insertion,

$ 1 50 A quarter of a page, one year,

12 00 Half page, one insertion,

2 50 Half page, one year,.

20 00 One page, one insertion,

4 00 One pagé, opie year,

35 00 MACFARLANE, FERGUSSON & CO., Proprietors.

THE

SOUTHERN LITERARY MESSENGER,

DEVOTED TO

EVERY DEPARTMENT OF LITERATURE

AND

THE FINE ARTS.

Au gré de nos desirs bien plus qu'au grés des vents.

Crebillon's Electre.
As we will, and not as the winds will.

VOL. XXIII.

NEW SERIES, VOL. II.

JULY TO DECEMBER—1856.

JOHN R. THOMPSON, EDITOR,

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA,
MACFARLANE, FERGUSSON & CO., PROPRIETORS.

« PreviousContinue »