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Bonny Kilmeny.

....205

Description of the Caliph Vathek.

..245

To the Comet of 1811...

...206 The Hall of Eblis..

.246

Song, 'When the Kye comes Hame.'.

...207

RICHARD CUMBERLAND (1732-1811)

.247

The Skylark......

...207

Mrs FRANCES SHERIDAN (1924-1766).

.243

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).

Dispute and Duel between Two Scotch Servants.

..253

From Jeanie Morrison..

Mrs INCHBALD (1753-1821).

..255

The Midnight Wind

Service in London..

.255

Sword Chant of Thorstein Raudi.

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).

Ann Radcliffe (1764-1823).......

257

Summer Morning...

English Travellers visit a Neapolitan Church.

258

Description of Maggie Lauder

.213

Description of the Castle of Udolpho....

259

Parties Travelling to Anster Fair

Hardwick in Derbyshire

..213

260

ROBERT GILFILLAN (1798-1850)

An Italian Landscape

...214

260

The Exile's Song..

MATTHEW GREGORY LEWIS (1775-1818).

...214

.261

In the Days o' Langsyne

...214

Scene of Conjuration by the Wandering Jew..

.261

THOMAS MOUNÇEY CUNNINGHAM (1766—1834).

William GODWIN (1756—1836)...

..214

.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).

MRS AMELIA OPIE (1769-1853)...

.215

.269

The Brownie of Blednoch....

ANNA MARIA PORTER (1780–1832)....

.215

...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

Picture of Glenburnie....

Rolla's Address to the Peruvian Army..

...277

Extracts from Speech against Warren Hastings..

Song, 'My Ain Fireside'.

LADY MORGAN (1783--1859).

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

...278

The Irish Hedge Schoolmaster

Scene from The Poor Gentleman..

. 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,

Sir WALTER Scott (1771-1832)..

COLERIDGE.

...283

.227

Sherwood Forest in the Time of Richard I..

Incantation Scene from Remorse

.228

.. 287

The Fisherman's Funeral...

JOANNA BAILLIE (1762—1851).

..229

Scene from De Montfort..

A Stormy Sunset by the Seaside..

...290

..229

Picture of a Country Life..

Jeanie Deans and Queen Caroline.

..231

...290

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 The Windy Yule. .......

Rev. CHARLES R. MATURIN (1982–1824).

...232 | Thomas HOPE (1770-1831)...

...295

Scene from Bertram .......

..296

232

The Death of Anastasius's Son...

RICHARD L. SHEIL (1794-1851), &c

...297

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

JAMES SHERIDAN KNOWLES (1784—1862)

298

233

Scene from Virginius.....

Athanasia in Prison...

- 298

.234

THOMAS LOVELL BeddOES (1803-1849)..

Description of an Old English Mansion.

...300

.235

PROFESSOR WILSON (1785-1854)...

Extract from The Bride's Tragedy...

...300

..235

John TOBIN (1770-1804)..

The 'Flitting' or Removal of the Lyndsays.

.236

...301

Extract from The Honeymoon.

A Snow-storm...

..237

..301

John O'KEEFE (1746–1833)..

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...

.. 306

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

Desolation of War...

.308

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

308

WILLIAM BECKFORD (1760—1844).....

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

....288

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THOMAS HENRY LISTER (1801-1842)...

...310 Preparation for Heaven..

.. 349

London at Sunrise.

..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 Lise 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..

...352

The Burning of a Croppy's House

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...

...353

WILLIAM CARLETON (1798-1869)....

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

Picture of the Chase..

THOMAS LOVE PEACOCK (1788–1866)..

319 Insignificance of the Earth..

..357

Freebooter Life in the Forest-Winter Scenery.

319 The Statute-book not necessary towards Christianity.

..357

Truth to Nature essential in Poetry.....

-320 DUGALD STEWART (1753—1828).

On Memory....

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

- 321 James MILL (1773–1836)

DR JOHN 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

Distinction between Power and Activity..

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

..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)......

325

DR JOHN LINGARD (1771--1850)..

Rev. T. R. MALTHUS (1766—1834)..

326

Cromxell's Expulsion of the Parliament..

MICHAEL THOMAS SADLER (1780—1835)

326

• 363

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

MALCOLM LAING (1762—1818).

328

MISCELLANEOUS WRITERS.

JOHN PINKERTON (1758–1826).

SIK JOHN FENN (1739-1794)..

-328 HANNAH MORE (1745-1833)...

.363

Extracts from Paston Letters.

First Interview with Johnson..

329

- 364

HENRY HALLAM (1778-1859)..

330

Death and Character of Garrick.

. 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

Milton's Blindness....

RICHARD PORSON (1759–1808).

332

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.

· 369

JAMES BOSWELL (1740-1795)...

336

Rev. Gilbert WHITE (1720—1793)..

GIBBON-LORD SHEFFIELD-DR CURRIE (1756-1805). 337

The Rooks returning to their Nests..

.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..

Memorials of the Past.

341

.. 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)..

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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

De 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

Da EDWARD MALTBY (1770—1859)..

347 The Humming-bird....

.. 377

DR THOMAS H. HORNE (1780—1862)..

-348 Descent of the Ohio.

..378

Dk HERBERT MARSH (1756-1839)..

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

...378

ARCHBISHOP SUMNER (1780—1862)

- 348 Manners in New York in the Dutch Times..

..379

DR GEORGE D'OYLY (1778–1846)

.348 Feelings of an American on landing in England.. ..380

DR TIMOTHY DWIGHT (1752-1817)

348 Rural Life..

REV. ROBERT HALL (1764-1831).

- 348 A Rainy Sunday in an Inn...

On Wisdom ..

349 James KIRKE PAULDING (1778–1860).

381

Influence of Great and Splendid Actions.

... 349 Rev. SYDNEY SMITH (1771—1845)..

.381

..380

-381

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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

Men of Genius generally Cheerful.

-387

The Perishable Nature of Poetical Fame.

.387

HENRY, LORD BROUGHAM (1778—1863).

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

-388

Studies in Osteology..

AND QUEEN VICTORIA.

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

.414

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 Lise.

The Opposing Armies on Marston Moor.

392

.415

Avarice......

Discernment of Character...

. 392

..415

John Nichols (1745—1826)-ARTHUR YOUNG (1741–1820)..

J. A. HERAUD (born in 1799)-W. B. Scott.

...392

..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...

393

Once upon a Time...

Sir EGERTON BRYDGES (1762—1837)..

393

The Pauper's Death-bed

.417

Sonnet, 'Echo and Silence'.

393

JOHN EDMUND READE..

.417

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

WINTHROP Mackworth PRAED (1802-1839).

.417

-1842).....

.393

Quince...

.417

ROBERT MUDIE (1777–1842).....

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)..

. 394

Parental Ode to my Son...

...420

SIR GEORGE STAUNTON (1737-1801)..

394

The Song of the Shirt...

.420

JAMES BRUCE (1730-1794)..

The Death-bed....

....394

.421

Supposed Source of the Nile..

David MACBETH Morr (1758–1851).

· 394

.421

MUNGO PARK (1771-1805)

When Thou at Eve art Roaming.

....395

Compassionate African Matron..

. 395

Rev. JOHN MOULTRIE

..421

The Traveller's Pious Fortitude.

396

My Brother's Grave..

..422

Capt. Hugh CLAPPERTON (1788-1827).

.397

The Hon. MRS NORTON

.422

RICHARD LANDER (1804-1834).

.397

To the Duchess of Sutherland

.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)...

• 397

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).

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)...

.426

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..

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)....

.431

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)..

..438 The Robin.

..468

Lines written at the Age of Thirteen.

-438

Barbara Fritchie...

1469

From Thanatopsis..

.438 ARTHUR Hugh CLOUGH (1819-1861).

. 469

The Wind-flower...

439 Autumn in the Highlands ..

.470

The Disinterred Warrior..

439 Morning in the City ...

.470

An Indian at the Burying-place of his Fathers.

.439 In a Gondola on the Grand Canal, Venice..

.470

RICHARD H. DANA-N. P. Willis (1806–1867)-Oliver William WETMORE STORY (born in 1819)...

.470

WENDELL HOLMES (born in 1809)...

.440 Supposed Appearance of the Saviour on Earth.

471

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

.440 JAMES Russell LOWELL (born in 1819)..

471

Thirty-Five, by Willis.....

- 447

On Popular Applause...

.471

The American Spring, by Holmes.

441 Hints to Statesmen.

.471

HENRY W. LONGFELLOW (born in 1807).

441 What Mr Robinson Thinks.

• 471

Excelsior-A Psalm of Life.

442 Invocation to Peace..

.472

The Ladder of St Augustine..

.442 The Courtin'.

.472

God's Acre-Autumn in America
.443 MATTHEW ARNOLD (born in 1822).

.472

A Rainy Day......

...443 Mycerinus.....

.473

CHARLES SWAIN (1803-1874).

...443

Children Asleep

.473

The Death of the Warrior King.

...444 Lines written in Kensington Gardens.

.473

SYDNEY DOBELL (1324—1874)..

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

• 474

The Italian Brothers.....

...444

From The Blessed Damosel.

-474

The Ruins of Ancient Rome.

.444

The Sea Limits....

.474

ALEXANDER SMITH (1830–1867).

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

.474

Autumn-Unrest and Childhood..

...445 Extract from Atalanta in Calydon..

. 475

GERALD MASSEY (born in 1828)..

..445 Chorus.....

. 475

Conclusion of Babe Christabel.

...446

Parting of Bothwell and Queen Mary.

David GRAY (1838–1861)

Mary leaves Scotland

A Winter Scene..

.446 Robert BUCHANAN (born in 1841).

.477

An Autumnal Day.

447 The Curse of Glencoe.

.477

Three Sonnets

447 Youth

477

THOMAS RAGG (born in 1808)..

447 The Seasons in the Highlands.

477

The Earth full of Love...

.448 WILLIAM MORRIS (born in 1834).

.478

THOMAS COOPER...

448 July

-478

A Christmas Scene.

.448 Song from The Love of Alcestis.

479

LORD JOHN MANNERS-Hon. MR SMYTHE.

448 Francis BRET HARTE (born in 1831).

.....479

CHARLES MACKAY (born in 1814)..

.448 A Sanitary Message...

479

Apologue from Egeria...

449 ELIZA COOK-MRS PARKES BELLOE-Miss HumE-Miss

Love New and Old-Tubal Cain..

.449 PROCTER -- Isa CraiG-KNOX-JEAN INGELOW-MRS

PHILIP JAMES Bailey (born in 1816).

..450 WEBSTER...

.479

Extracts from Festus.....

..450 Old Songs, by Miss Cook..

479

RICHARD HENRY HORNE (born in 1803)..

.450 Robin Hood, by Miss Parkes..

480

The Progress of Mankind.-From Orion.

451 A Doubting Heart, by Miss Procter..

.480

WILLIAM ALLINGHAM (born in 1828).

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

.480

To the Nightingales....

451 When Sparrows Build, by Miss Ingelow.

ALFRED TENNYSON (born in 1810)..

451 The Gift, by Mrs Augusta Webster..

Extracts from Locksley Hall

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

From The Talking Oak..

How to Make a Novel....

.481

Godiva...

453 Vanity Fair......

.482

The Lotos-eaters

454 Poet TRANSLATORS- BowrinG, BLACKIE, &c.

-482

Song, “The Splendour Falls'.

454 The Theology of Homer.......

.482

In Memoriam, IX., XXII., CVI

455

The Funeral of the Great Duke..

456

Extracts from Maud.....

. 456

SCOTTISH POETS.

From The Passing of Arthur....

.457

ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING (died in 1861).

William THOM (1789-1848)..

...457

The Mitherless Bairn.

483

To Flash, my Dog...

... 457

David VEDDER (1790–1854).

-483

Extracts from A Vision of Poets..

..458

The Cry of the Children-Sonnet.

The Temple of Nature..

.484

459

An English Landscape.....

GEORGE OUTRAM (1805-1856)

.484

Cowper's Grave...

The Annuity

484

.460

ROBERT BROWNING (born in 1812)...

A. MACLAGAN-JAMES BALLANTINE-A, PARK-J. CRAW-

...461

Picture of the Grape-harvest. .

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

..462

..485

The Pied Piper of Hamelin.

J. Smith...

.463

From The Widow, by A. Maclagan.

.485

A Parting Scene....

.465

From My Last Duchess.

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

- 465

Ballantine.

COVENTRY PATMORE (born in 1823).

.485

466

The Joyful Wisdom...

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

466

Counsel to the Young Husband..

486

466

Florence Nightingale, by F. Bennoch...

486

EDWARD ROBERT, LORD LYTTON (born in 1831)

.466

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

The Chess Board-Changes.

.486

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

.466

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

.467

The Sailor's Grave..

.467

DRAMATISTS.

Abide with Me till Eventide.

.467

CHARLES KENT (born in 1823)

.467 | THOMAS Noon TALFOURD (1795-1854).

..487

Love's Calendar..

.467 Description of Ion.

Mrs SIGOURNEY (1791-1865).

.468 Extract from Ion..

The Early Blue-Bird....

-489

Johx G. WHITTIER (born in 1808).

.468 Sir HENRY TAYLOR (born in 1800).

Midnight Thoughts at Sea ..

The Death of Launoy....

468

The Lay of Elena....

490

xi

.468

.. 536

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..

..536

Time's Changes-Retired from Business.

.493 Stages in the History of Crime.

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 Аввот 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)...

William Wilkie Collins (born in 1824).

......495

..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

..543

MICHAEL Scott (1789—1835)JAMES HANNAY (1827– Mrs HARRIET Beecher STOWE.

.500

. 501

The English Lake Country..

.. 543

1873)...

498 English Trees-Warwick Castle

..543

Nights at Sea..

499 A Moonlight Scene..

.544

Detached Similes..

.499

Love...

.544

Mrs Catherine G. F. GORE (1799–1861).

-499 MRS LYNN LINTON-MRS Henry Wood.

- 545

Character of a Prudent Worldly Lady.

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

Exclusive London Lise....

CHARLES READE (born in 1814)..

- 545

Mrs Francis TROLLOPE (1778-1863)..

Newhaven Fisherwomen....

.546

COUNTESS OF BLESSINGTON (1790--1849).

.. 501 G. R. GLEIG-W. H. Maxwell-James Grant. ...546

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. RAINSPORD JAMES (1801-1860).

503 Bible Class in the Fisher Village...

548

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).

....514 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

.558

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.

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...

562

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

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.....

..566

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

-567

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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.560

-562

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