The Dial, Volume 7 (Google eBook)

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Francis Fisher Browne
Jansen, McClurg & Company, 1887 - American literature
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Page 153 - I love snow, and all the forms Of the radiant frost; I love waves, and winds, and storms, Everything almost Which is Nature's, and may be Untainted by man's misery.
Page 31 - ... 4. That it be -proposed, though not indispensably required, that if war should hereafter arise between the two contracting parties, the merchants of either country, then residing in the other, shall be allowed to remain nine months to collect their debts and settle their affairs, and may depart freely, carrying off all their effects without molestation or hindrance...
Page 300 - ELIOT. George Eliot's Life, Related in her Letters and Journals. Arranged and Edited by her husband, JW CROSS.
Page 84 - There was no thought in any of us for a moment of their being clouds. They were as clear as crystal, sharp on the pure horizon sky, and already tinged with rose by the sinking sun. Infinitely beyond all that we had ever thought or dreamed, the seen walls of lost Eden could not have been more beautiful to us ; not more awful, round heaven, the walls of sacred Death.
Page 31 - ... molested in their persons, nor shall their houses or goods be burnt, or otherwise destroyed, nor their fields wasted by the armed force...
Page 283 - Key to North American Birds. Containing a concise account of every species of living and fossil bird at present known from the Continent north of the Mexican and United States boundary, inclusive of Greenland and Lower California, with which are incorporated General Ornithology...
Page 253 - The Rise and Early Constitution of Universities. With a Survey of Mediaeval Education. Crown 8vo, 6s.
Page 84 - I went down that evening from the garden-terrace of Schaffhausen with my destiny fixed in all of it that was to be sacred and useful. To that terrace, and the shore of the Lake of Geneva, my heart and faith return to this day, in every impulse that is yet nobly alive in them, and every thought that has in it help or peace.
Page 238 - JOHN QUINCY ADAMS By John T. Morse, Jr. ALEXANDER HAMILTON By Henry Cabot Lodge. JOHN C. CALHOUN By Dr. H. Von Hoist. ANDREW JACKSON By Prof.
Page 245 - The old order changeth, yielding place to new, And God fulfils Himself in many ways, Lest one good custom should corrupt the world.

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