The American Common-school Reader and Speaker: Being a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, with Rules for Reading and Speaking (Google eBook)

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J.M. Whittemore & Company, 1861 - Readers - 432 pages
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2411
117
Evening on the St Lawrence PROP SILLIMAN
130
America to England W ALLSTON
131
The American Eagle C W THOMSON
133
The Laat Evening before Eternity J A HILLHOUBE
135
Character of Jesus S C THACHER
136
Woman Mies C E BEECHER
138
The Treadmill Song O W HOLMES
140
Darkness Byron
141
God Dtrziavin
143
Niagara MRS SIGOURNEY
146
The United States G BANCROFT
147
Wouter Van Twiller WASHINGTON IRVINO
149
Invocation of Mirth Milton
151
Marco Bozzaria F O HALLECK
152
Waterloo Byron
154
Prussian Battle Hymn Kirner
156
Bernardo del Carpio Afr Hemans
159
Palmyra WILLIAM WARE
161
Beauties of Nature SAMOEL G HOWE
162
An Interesting Adventure WILLIAM J SNELLING
163
Thoughts on Politeness GEO S HILLARD
166
Same Subject concluded ID
167
Cottage on the Swiss Alps BUCKMINSTER
168
Peter Stuyvesant WASHINGTON IRVINO
169
Ode on Art CHARLES SPRAGDE
171
Robert Burns F G HALLECK
172
The Future Life W C BRYANT
174
The Spirit of Poetry H W LONOFELLOW
175
The Soldiers Widow N P WILLIS
176
The Sicilian Vespers J G WHITTIER
177
Mexican Mythology W H PRESCOTT
178
The true Greatness of our Country W H Seward
180
Zenobias Ambition WILLIAM WARE
181
Trials of the Foot and the Scholar GEO S HILLARD
183
Custom of Whitewashing FRANCIS HOPKINSON
185
Same Subject continued ID
187
Same Subject concluded ID
188
The Force of Curiosity CHARLES SFRAOUE
191
The Winds W C BRYANT 193
193
Daybreak RICHARD H DANA SEN
194
The Light of Home Ms S J HALE
196
A Psalm of Life R W LONGFELLOW
197
To the Condor E F ELUST
198
A Child carried away by an Eagle Profestor Wilton
199
Same Subject concluded Id
201
Scene at the Dedication of a Heathen Temple WILLIAM WARE
204
Same Subject continued ID
205
Same Subject concluded ID
206
Hamilton and Jay DH HAWKS
207
Adams and Jefferson DANIEL WEESTER
209
SI The Destiny of our Republic G S HILLARD
211
Posthumous Influence of the Wise and Good ANDREWS NORTON
212
Look Aloft J LAWRENCE JR
213
Ode on War WM H BURLEIGH
214
The Last Days of Autumn HENKY PICKERINO
215
Man N Y EVENING POST 216
216
Passage down the Ohio JAMES K PAULDINO 217 f 98 Spirit of Beauty Rums DAWES
218
Education of Females JOSEPH STORY
219
The Voices of the Dead ORVILLE DEWEY
221
ii? Eeublican SchoolRoom A B MKZZEY
279
Freedom and Progress CHARLES G ATHKRTON
285
If? ?w Englands Dead ISAAC MLELLAN Jn
291
i Seo S1 Fathers of New England KOTOS CHOATE 30f
302
Elijahs Interview Tumia UnmrMl
315
A Conduct of the Opposition HENRY CLAY
327
DBBOK fiatt 177 The Una Major HENRY WARS IR
331
The Fate of Tyranny Mason
335
The Downfall of Poland Thotnat Campbell
339
Napoleon Bonaparte CHANNINO
340
The Thunder Storm WASHINGTON IRVINO
342
Classical Learning JOSEPH STORY
343
The BunkerHill Monument DANIEL WEESTER
345
Appeal in Favor of the Union JAMES MADISON
346
France and England JOHN C CALHOUN
348
Appeal for Ireland HENRY CLAY
350
Loss of National Character PRESIDENT MAXCY
351
Lafayette and Napoleon E EVERETT
352
The Vision of Liberty HENRY WARE JR
354
Shakspeare CHARLES SPRAOUE
356
Speech of Kienzi to the Romans Mits Mitford
357
Same Subject Thomas Moon
359
Gustavus Vaea to the Swedes Brooke
360
A Field of Battle Shelley
361
Resistance to Oppression PATRICK HENRY
362
Duties of American Citizens LEVI WOODEUBY
364
Political Corruption GEO MDuFFlE
366
Intelligence necessary to perpetuate Independence JUDGE DAWES
367
South American Republics DANIEL WEESTER
368
Excellence of the Holy Scriptures Seattle
370
Sir Anthony Absolute and Captain Absolute Shendan
372
Antonys Address to the Roman Populace Shakspeare
375
The Victor Angels Milton
377
Impressment of American Seamen HENRY CLAY
378
New England what is she 1 TRISTAM BUROES
379
Party Spirit WILLIAM GASTON
381
Restless Spirit of Man WILEUR FISK
383
Rectitude of Character WILLIAM WIHT
385
Washington DANIEL WEESTER
386
Public Faith FISHER AMES
388
Free Institutions favorable to Literature EDWARD EVERETT
390
The Study of Elocution necessary for a Preacher PROF _PARK 391 j 215 Relief of Revolutionary Officers MARTIN VAN BUREN 393
393
Rapacity and Barbarity of a British Soldiery WM LIVINGSTON
394
Free Navigation of the Mississippi GOUVERNEUR MORRIS
395
Our Duties to our Country DANIEL WEESTER
397
England and the United States E EVERETT
399
Massachusetts and New York Gov SEWARD
402
The Bible THOS S GRIMKE
404
FateofMontezuma WM H PRESCOTT
405
Scenery about Hassen Cleaver Hills JOHN A CLARK
407
The Treasure that Waxeth not Old D HUNTINOTON
409
The Young Mariners Dream Dimond
410
Gustavus Vasa and Cristiera Brooke
411
Tamerlane and Bajazet JRotm
414
An Independent Judiciary JAMES A BAYARD
417
Memorials of Washington and Franklin J Q ADAMS
419
Dialogue from Henry IV Shnktpean
421
The Love of Truth GEORGE PUTNAM
424
Energy of the Will THOMAS C UPHAM
425

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