Analytical Fifth-[sixth] Reader: Containing an Introductory Article on the General Principles of Elocution [etc.]

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G. & C.W. Sherwood, 1867
 

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Vindication of Northern Laborers 54 Vindication of Northern Laborers Marco Bozzaris
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Character of Cæsar
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General Warrens Address
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Ode to the Passions
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PRACTICAL SUGGESTIONS
64
THE USE OF BOOKS FOR REFERENCE
65
The Gray Old Man of the Mountain Harry Hibbard
67
Analysis of the same
68
Adventure with a Buffalo William J Snelling
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The Childrens Hour H W Longfellow
78
Oliver Cromwell Charles Dickens
79
England under Charles II Charles Dickens
82
The Boys Oliver W Holmes
85
The Spread of Christianity W H Milburn
87
The Heritage J R Lowell
91
Analysis of the same
93
Irritability Mrs H B Stowe
97
The Same Subject Continued
102
The Same Subject Concluded
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Our Oldest Friend 0 W Holmes
108
A Cheerful Temper William Adams
110
Over the River Miss Nancy A W Priest
112
The Village Preacher Oliver Goldsmith
114
Character of Abraham Lincoln
115
The Grave of Lincoln Miss Edna Dean Proctor
120
Analysis of the same
122
Sympathy for Greece Henry Clay
125
The Stripes and The Stars Miss Elna Dean Proctor
129
Eli Whitney Horace Greeley
130
The Deacons Masterpiece 0 W Holmes
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Travel J H Siddons
138
The Lyre Milton Ward
141
The Social Meeting 0 W Holmes
143
Reply to Hayne Daniel Webster
147
The Goblet of Life H W Longfellow
155
Unfinished Problems of the Universe 0 M Mitchel
158
The Comet Thomas Hood
160
Analysis of the same
163
Providence in War S D Burchard
166
Military Insubordination H Clay
171
Gods Judgment on a Wicked Bishop Robert Southey
174
Dead Edward Everett
177
The Veto Power H Clay
182
The Poor Voter on Election day J G Whittier
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Responsibility of a Representative Edmund Burke
186
The Same Subject Continued
189
The Eve of Election J G Whittier
191
An Oration on La Fayette Charles Sumner
194
The Battle of Bunker Hill F S Cozzens
198
Proclamation on Nullification Andrew Jackson
202
The Same Subject Continued
205
Last Inaugural of Lincoln
208
The Inchcape Rock Robert Southey
211
Doleful Evils of the Press Andrew Marvell
213
Barbara Frietchie J G Whittier
215
Trial of Warren Hastings T B Macaulay
217
Analysis of the same
221
Invocation to Light John Milton
228
The Pretext of Rebellion S A Douglas
229
Only Patriots and Traitors S A Douglas
231
The Roman Twins A J H Duganne
233
A Tribute to Abraham Lincoln J R Lowell
234
War Better than a False Peace Mrs E B Browning
255
Our Heroes Living and Dead George Putnam
257
Through Death to Life Henry Harbaugh
260
EXERCISL PAGE 63 Geologic Proofs that the Earth is Old Hugh Miller
263
The Same Subject Continued
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Bachelors Hall Anonymous
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Ends to be Attained by Education Horace Mann
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The Same Subject Continued
273
The Hour of Prayer Mrs F Hemans
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An Impressive Scene David P Page
277
Bring Flowers Mrs F Hemans
281
remember I remember Thomas Hood
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God Creates no Broken Forms Hugh Miller
284
Burn of Eathie Hugh Miller
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An Order for a Picture Atlantic Monthly
291
Shallow Sea in Scotland Hugh Miller 294 L
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Ichthyolitic Beds Hugh Miller
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Destruction of Ancient Fishes Hugh Miller 298 L
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The Burial of Sir John Moore Charles Wolfe
304
Virtue to be Loved and Sought for Itself Cicero
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The Burial of Moses Anonymous
307
The Dying Christian to bis Soul A Pope
310
Historic Doubts Richard Whately
311
The Same Subject Continued
314
The Same Subject Concluded
318
The Conquerors Grave W C Bryant
321
Invective against Catiline Cicero
323
Scenes from the Merchant of Venice Shakspeare
325
Scenes from the Merchant of Venice Shakspeare
331
Declaration of Independence
340
Not on the BattleField John Pierpont
344
Mexico Atlantic Monthly
347
A Fight with a Bear E K Kane
351
Winter J R Lowell
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Summer J R Lowell 856
358
The Song of the Shirt Thomas Hood
362
The Borrowed Umbrella Douglas Jerrold
365
Hats O W Holmes
368
Old Age 0 W Holmes
370
The Patriots Elysium James Montgomery
373
A Painful Incident at Sea C C Felton
374
Mediæval Armor C C Felton
376
Moral Rectitude Essential to the Citizen N Bateman
378
Our Schools must impart Moral Culture N Bateman
381
Approaching the Alps C C Felton
386
Hohenlinden Thomas Campbell
388
Presentation to a King and Queen C C Felton
389
The Pilgrim Fathers John Pierpont
392
Apostrophe to the Ocean Lord Byror
394
The Two Races Charles Lamb
395
The Unhappy Lot of a Schoolmaster Charles Lamb 113 The True Teacher J G Holland
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The Moral Dignity of the Educational Profession W E Channing
403
The Soldiers Rally Atlantic Monthly
404
Slavery William Cowperc
405
The True Man does not wish to be a Child Again J G Holland
407
Yo is Strong H W Beecher
409
Higher Value of Inventions H W Beecher 120 Scene after a Summer Shower Andrews Norton
414
Parting of Hector from Andromache Alexander Pope 122 Raising the Flag at Sumter H W Beecher
421
My Cousin Bridget Charles Lamb
424
The Humane Senator Mrs H B Stowe
426
The Same Subject Continued
431
Sheridans Ride T B Read 403 404 405 407 409 412 414 415 421 424 426 431
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Página 113 - At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorned the venerable place; Truth from his lips prevailed with double sway; And fools, who came to scoff, remained to pray.
Página 326 - Let me play the Fool : With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come ; And let my liver rather heat with wine, Than my heart cool with mortifying groans. Why should a man, whose blood is warm within, Sit like his grandsire cut in alabaster ? Sleep when he wakes?
Página 278 - Thou visitest the earth and waterest it : thou greatly enrichest it with the river of God, which is full of water: thou preparest them corn, when thou hast so provided for it.
Página 251 - Towards the preservation of your government, and the permanency of your present happy state, it is requisite, not only that you steadily discountenance irregular oppositions to its acknowledged authority, but also that you resist with care the spirit of innovation upon its principles however specious the pretexts.
Página 393 - And I have loved thee, Ocean ! and my joy Of youthful sports was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward : from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight : and if the freshening sea Made them a terror — 'twas a pleasing fear, For I was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here.
Página 226 - Yet not the more Cease I to wander where the Muses haunt Clear spring, or shady grove, or sunny hill, Smit with the love of sacred song...
Página 57 - tis said, when all were fired, Filled with fury, rapt, inspired, From the supporting myrtles round They snatched her instruments of sound ; And, as they oft had heard apart Sweet lessons of her forceful art, Each (for Madness ruled the hour) Would prove his own expressive power.
Página 281 - I REMEMBER, I REMEMBER. I REMEMBER, I remember The house where I was born, The little window where the sun Came peeping in at morn : He never came a wink too soon, Nor brought too long a day, But now I often wish the night Had borne my breath away ! I remember, I remember...
Página 251 - However combinations or associations of the above description may now and then answer popular ends, they are likely, in the course of time and things, to become potent engines by which cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men will be enabled to subvert the power of the people and to usurp for themselves the reins of government, destroying afterwards the very engines which have lifted them to unjust dominion.
Página 54 - I cannot tell what you and other men Think of this life, but, for my single self, I had as lief not be as live to be In awe of such a thing as I myself.

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