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Bugle Song.........

182

The Days that are no more....

183

The Dead Warrior

184

Ask me no more

185

Tho Saxon and Latin elements of the English language;-

the peculiar province of each in poetic diction.............

Thomas De Quincey. 186

Višit of the Wise Men to the infant Saviour, and the Flight

into Egypt..........

Gospel of St. Matthew. 189

Parable of the Prodigal Son .......... Gospel of St. Luke. 192

Christ and the Woman of Samaria........ Gospel of St. John. 194

Lady Clara Vere de Vere......... ...Alfred Tennyson. 197

The Lord of Burleigh

.Alfred Tennyson. 200

Parallel between the Portraits of Byron and Shelley.........

George Gilfillan. 204

Intellectual qualities of Milton... William Ellery Channing. 205

The Skeleton in Armour ........

....Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. 208

Don Quixote.........

.Henry Giles. 215

Godiva.........

...Leigh Hunt. 217

Godiva.......

.....Alfred Tennyson. 223

Youth and Age ....

Samuel Taylor Coleridge. 226

Love; or, Genevieve.................... Samuel Taylor Coleridge. 228

The Palimpsest..........

Thomas De Quincey. 232

Ode to a Nightingale.........

.........John Keats. 240

To a Lady with a Guitar

..Percy Bysshe Shelley. 243

“He giveth his beloved Sleep”...Elizabeth Barrett Browning. 247

Cowper's Grave ..........

..Elizabeth Barrett Browning. 249

“Break, Break, Break”..

. Alfred Tennyson. 252

The Dream of Eugene Aram.......

.Thomas Hood. 253

The Portraits of Shakspeare and Goethe ....... David Masson. 262

The Humble Bee............ ..........Ralph Waldo Emerson. 268

The Execution. A sporting anecdote .....R. Harris Burham. 271

A Dead Rose........ ............, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, 278

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Satan recovers from his downfall and arouses his le-

gions who lie entranced on the burning lake............ 381

Description of Satan........

383

Pandemonium and its architect..........

383

Satan on the wing for Earth, and his meeting with

Sin and Death at Hell gates.........

386

The expulsion of the rebel angels from Heaven............ 389

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