Analytical Fourth [-sixth] Reader: Containing Practical Directions for Reading ... Designed for the Use of Classes in Common Schools

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Taintor & Company, 1867

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Character of Cæsar
56
General Warrens Address
58
Ode to the Passions
59
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
74
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 Subjeet Continued
102
The Same Subject Concluded
105
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
Washington Eliza Cook
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
134
Travel J H Siddons
138
The Lyre Milton Ward
141
The Social Meeting O W Holmes
143
Reply to Hayne Daniel Webster
147
The Goblet of Life
155
The Comet
160
The Irish Famine
166
Gods Judgment on a Wicked Bishop Robert Southey
174
The Veto Power
182
Responsibility of a Representative Edmund Burke
186
An Oration on La Fayette
194
Proclamation on Nullification
202
Last Inaugural of Lincoln
208
Barbara Frietchie
215
Invocation to Light
228
A Tribute to Abraham Lincoln J R Lowell
234
Christian in Doubting Castle John Bunyan
241
Rock Me to Sleep
247
War Better than a False Peace Mrs E B Browning
255
EXERCISE PAGE 63 Geologic Proofs that the Earth is Old Hugh Miller
263
The Same Subject Continued
267
Bachelors Hall Anonymous
268
Ends to be Attained by Education Horace Mann
269
The Same Subject Continued
273
Ichthyolitic Bede Hugh Miller
296
Greatness of Shakspeare E Colbert
299
The Heritage of Culture
301
The Burial of Sir John Moore Charles Wolfe
304
Virtue to be Loved and Sought for Itself Cicero
306
The Burial of Moses Anonymous
307
The Dying Christian to his 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
354
Summer J R Lowell
356
A Bee Hunt Washington Irving
358
The Song of the Shirt Thomas Hood
362
The Borrowed Umbrella Douglas Jerrold
365
Hats 0 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
EXERCISE PAGE 106 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 Byron
394
The Two Races Charles Lamb
395
The Unhappy Lot of a Schoolmaster Charles Lamb
399
The True Teacher J G Holland
402
The Moral Dignity of the Educational Profession W E Channing
403
The Soldiers Rally Atlantic Monthly
404
Slavery William Cowper
405
The True Man does not wish to be a Child Again J G Holland
407
Youth is Strong H W Beecher
409
Higher Value of Inventions H W Beecher
412
Scene after a Summer Shower Andrews Norton
414
Parting of Hector from Andromache Alexander Pope
415
Raising the Flag at Sumter H W Beecher
421
My Cousin Bridget Charles Lamb
424
American Patriotism T M Eddy
426
Patriotism Walter Scott
430
Housecleaning in the Olden Times Francis Hopkinson
431
Sheridans Ride T B Read
436

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