Choice Readings from Standard and Popular Authors: Embracing a Complete Classification of Selections, a Comprehensive Diagram of the Principles of Vocal Expression ... from Shakespeare, the Bible, and the Hymn-books

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Ginn & Company, 1992 - 710 pages

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Contents

Advice to Young Lawyers Story
4
Alpine Minstrelsy Schiller 39
12
Blind Fiddler The Wordsworth
26
Childs Dream of a Star A Dickens 5
34
Painter of Seville The Wilson
61
Scott Sir Walter and His Dogs Irving
75
Elegy in a Country Churchyard Gray 16
79
Happiness of Animals Cowper
93
Humorous Comic 347413
347
Betsey and I Are Out Carleton 409
353
Courtship under Difficulties Anon
359
Pickwicks Proposal Mr Dickens
379
Toms Little Star Foster
395
Death of a Mad Dog Goldsmith
408
X
411
Cockney 414419
414

II
95
Immortality of Love Southey
111
Memory Ilordsworth
117
Grave Solemn Serious Pathetic 125189
125
Blacksmiths Story The Olive
134
Curfew Must Not Ring ToNight Thorpe
143
Forty Years Ago Anon
159
Nearer Home Cary
161
Ocean Burial The Saunders
169
Our Folks Lynn
177
Reverence Devotion Adoration 190207
190
God Dershavin
199
Hymn A Coleridge
206
Grand Bold Sublime 208225
208
Launching of the Ship Longfellow
214
St Peters Church at Rome Byron
222
Patriotic Senatorial Oratorical 226307
226
Panegyric on Julius Cæsar Cicero
230
Eulogium on St Paul Bossuet
236
Impeachment of Hastings Finished Burke
242
Ambition of a Statesman Clay 298
249
Eulogy on Lafayette Everett 283
256
Independence Bell Anon
267
Lochiels Warning Campbell
274
Reputation Value of Charles Phillips
286
Speech of Vindication Emmett
293
Toussaint LOverture Wendell Phillips
302
Invective Vehement Indignant 308327
308
Fraudulent Party Outeries Webster
312
Arraignment of Ministers Burke
318
Revolutionary Desperadoes Mackintosh
321
Lively Joyous Gay 328346
328
Expostulation and Reply Wordsworth
334
The Swell Kyle
417
GERMAN
427
Miss Malony on the Chinese Dodge
437
ITALIAN
444
The First Banjo Russell
453
Scotch
459
SPANISH
465
Onomatopoetic 471487
471
Bugle Song Tennyson
473
Last Hymn The Farmingham
480
For Young Folks 490528
490
In School Days Whittier
497
Love and Prayer Coleridge 528
507
Dramatic not in the Drama 529585
529
Famine The PAGE Longfellow
536
Gamblers Wife The Coates
543
Maclaines Child Mackay
549
Parrhasius and the Captive Willis
555
Scotlands Maiden Martyr Anon 582
561
Claudius and Cynthia Thompson
577
Scenes from Popular Dramas
586
Ingomar Act I Scene I Halm
603
Leah the Forsaken Act IV Scene II Daly
619
Richelieu Act IV Scene I Lytton
630
Virginius Act I Scene II Knowles
641
Ion a Tragedy Act I Scene I Talfourd
657
Don Carlos Act III Scene IX Schiller
670
Index to Readings from Shakespeare
681
Index to Readings from the Bible
694
Alphabetical Index of Selections
703
Catilines Defiance Croly 308
704
Good Son The Dana 171
705
History Froude 27
706

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