The Standard Fifth Reader: (first-class Standard Reader) : for Public and Private Schools : Containing a Summary of Rules for Pronunciation and Elocution, Numerous Exercises for Reading and Recitation, a New System of Reference to Rules and Definitions, and a Copious Explanatory Index, Issue 5 (Google eBook)

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Phillips, Sampson, 1856 - Readers - 478 pages
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Contents

Government of the Thoughts HORNE
97
SELECT PASSAGES IN Ulysses Dog Feigned Courage Mist Lamb Beauty Gay The Pleasures of Memory Rogers Ambition Byron Defi ance You...
100
Compression in Speech
102
Turning the Grindstone FRANKLIN
103
The Present in View of the Future FOSTER
104
Hymn ADDISON
105
Fall of a Mountain DUMAS
106
an Apologue SWIFT
108
SELECT PASSAGES IN VERSE Happiness Keble Friendship Wordsworth Comfort in Ad ver sity Southey Futurity Dryden Shortsightedness Tre...
114
Climate of the Catskill Mountains Iiivixo Ill 41 John Pounds the Cobbler
115
The Spring Shower
117
Not to Myself Alone
118
On the Study of Words Part I TRENCH
119
Part II
122
Part III
123
The Stream Made to Work KARR
125
A Retrospective Review HOOD
127
Address to the Indolent THOMSON
128
The Teachings of Nature FROM THE GERMAN
130
A Chase on the Ice
131
The Particular Lady
133
The Fathers Return SOUTH KY
136
The Carrierpigeon MOORE
137
Spirit the Motive Power Ac LARDNER
138
The Lion and the Spaniel BROOKE
139
Imprisonment of Bonnivard DUMAS
142
The Launch of the Ship LONGFELLOW
143
HISTORICAL CHARACTERS Alexander Severus Gibbon Queen Elizabeth Hume How ard Burke MiltonQuarterly Review WashingtonWebster
144
On the Abuse of Genius KNOWLES
147
Creation ADDIBON
149
Astronomy and Immortality Part I
150
Part II
151
God DERZHAVIN
153
Expression in Reading LLOYD
155
The Return of the Dove MACKAY
156
The Complaint of a Stomach CHAMBERS
157
The Permanence of Words J MONTGOMERY
160
The Puffers MACAULAY
162
Hymn of the Hebrew Maid SCOTT
164
The Brave Man BFRGER
165
A Pupils Tribute Ac COTTLE
167
Selfkilling CHAMBERS
171
Humanity of Robert Bruce SCOTT
173
First Predictor of an Eclipse MITCHELL
174
SELECT PASSAGES IN VERSE A Prayer Thomson Providence Inscrutable Addison Essen tial Knowledge attainable by All Wordsworth Knowled...
177
Adva noe MCARTHY
179
Inconvenient Ignorance DUMAS
181
The Cavern by the Sea
183
THOUGHTS ON EDUCATION
184
Air and Exercise Quarterly Review Education in the United States Webster Our Common Schools Everett On Pamper ing the Body at the Souls Exp...
186
Columbus and his Discovery EVERETT 18V 84 The Discovery of America ROBERTSOX
187
First Voyage of Columbus JOANNA BAILLIE
191
Unity and Progress of Mankind BANCROFT
193
On Kindness to Brute Animals CHAMBERS
195
The Resolute Whale
197
A Storm in the Indian Ocean ST PIERRE
200
Heroism of Grace Darling WORDSWORTH
201
The Prairies of the West HALL
203
The Valley of Mexico MAYER
205
The World of Water DICEENS
206
The Wind and Rain 208
208
The Hurricane BRYANT
211
The Best Kind of Revenge CHAMBERS
213
Labor and Genius SYDNEY SMITH
214
Mary Stuart and her Mourner LYTTON
247
Conversation Spoilers COWPER
248
The Beautiful BURRINGTON
264
The Ploughman HOLMES
265
Degeneracy of AthensDemosthenes Value of LiteratureCicero
266
Elegy in a Country Churchyard GRAY
272
Lord Llliua Daughter CAMPBELL
276
Know before you Speak True Generosity Moral and Physical
278
Excelsior LONGFELLOW
285
Apologues in Verse CONCRETE FHATZEL POPE
286
Basis of our System Washington A Republic Strongest Jef
287
Strong Drink maketh Fools HEYWOOD
294
Delights of Spring Howitt First Warm Day of Spring Horace
297
Traits of Character Flint Indian Mounds Ib Disappear
299
In Home ROGERS
307
The Mind its own Educator DERRRANDO
322
Fultons First Steamboat STORY
324
Passage of the Beresina
326
Duelling DYMOND
330
Benjamin Franklin FOSTER WIRT WINTHROP
331
Progress of Civilization MACAULAY
338
Vanity Ac of Literature ROGERS
345
From Miltons Paradise Lost
348
A Paper of Tobacco KARH
353
MISCELLANEOUS POEMS
358
Complaint of a Pair of Lungs Part I
363
SELECT PASSAGES Indebtedness to Society Mountford Love of Home Webster Resistance to Ridicule Sydney Smith Of Veracity Way land Pers...
367
POETRY OP THE SEASONS PART III
374
Telegraphs SCHUBERT
376
Photography or Lightdrawing
379
The Declaration of Independence SERGEANT
381
The Indians among Themselves IRVING
382
DRAMATIC EXTRACTS
383
The Colosseum by Moonlight HILLARD
386
Literature of the Hebrews RUSSELL
390
Passages from Shakspeare
391
Napoleon LAMAHTINE
393
Napoleon as a Student
396
THOUGHTS ON BOOKS
397
Obligations to Literature Hood The Worth of Books Chan ning Moral Influence of a Literary Taste Hillard Desira bleness of a Taste for Reading H...
399
Capture of a Whale BROWNE
400
an Ode COLLINS
402
THE ELOQUENCE OF SCIENCE Extent of the Universe The Atmosphere Qu Review The The Steamengine Jeffrey Ignorance of Great Physical Tr...
404
Common Errors CHAMBERS
408
SELECT PASSAGES IN VERSE
410
Ode on Cecilias Day Dunnun
416
Pizarro in Peru PKESCOTT
417
Human Science at Fault
419
The Treasures by the Wayside Lrrros
423
Peculiarities of our Liberty WERSTER
424
What Labor has Done CASS
427
23 Gil Bias and the Parasite Ln SAGE
429
False and True Energy WIRT
431
POETRY OP THE SEASONS PART IV
433
i8 Advice to an Affected Speaker LA BRUYERE
437
Lament over Lost Opportunities
438
The Good Goddess of Poverty SAND
439
Pleasures of Scienee BROUGHAM
441
H2 Proverbs of Solomon
443
POETRY
447
DIALOGUES
454
Another Day KEBLE 58
472
The Daffodils WORDSWORTH 70
475
Thought and Deed 84
478

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