Catalogue of Morningside College

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Page 34 - The Old Testament, comprising at least the chief narrative episodes in Genesis, Exodus, Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings, and Daniel, together with the books of Ruth and Esther ; the Odyssey...
Page 39 - The first object requires instruction in grammar and composition. English grammar should ordinarily be reviewed in the secondary school, and correct spelling and grammatical accuracy should be rigorously exacted in connection with all written work during the four years.
Page 49 - The Ancient Mariner; Scott's The Lady of the Lake; Byron's Mazeppa and The Prisoner of Chillon; Palgrave's Golden Treasury (First Series) Book IV, with especial attention to Wordsworth, Keats, and Shelley; Macaulay's Lays of Ancient Rome; Poe's Poems; Lowell's The Vision of Sir Launfal; Arnold's Sohrab and Rustum; Longfellow's The Courtship of Miles Standish; Tennyson's Gareth and Lynette, Lancelot and Elaine...
Page 48 - Tennyson's Gareth and Lynette, Lancelot and Elaine, and The Passing of Arthur; Browning's Cavalier Tunes, The Lost Leader, How They Brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix...
Page 46 - English grammar should ordinarily be reviewed in the secondary school; and correct spelling and grammatical accuracy should be rigorously exacted in connection with all written work during the four years. The principles of English composition governing punctuation, the use of words...
Page 34 - Selections, including at least the two Inaugurals, the Speeches in Independence Hall and at Gettysburg, the Last Public Address, the Letter to Horace Greeley; together with a brief memoir or estimate of Lincoln Parkman: The Oregon Trail Thoreau : Walden Lowell: Selected Essays (about 150 pages) Holmes...
Page 34 - Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress, part I; The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers in the Spectator; Franklin's Autobiography (condensed) ; Irving's Sketch Book; Macaulay's Essays on Lord Clive and Warren Hastings...
Page 32 - Palgrave's Golden Treasury (First Series): Books II and III. with special attention to Dryden, Collins, Gray, Cowper, and Burns. Palgrave's Golden Treasury (First Series), Book IV, with special attention to Wordsworth, Keats, and Shelley (If not chosen for study under B). Goldsmith: The Traveller and The Deserted Village. Pope: The Rape of the Lock.
Page 40 - In connection with both lists, the student should be trained in reading aloud and be encouraged to commit to memory some of the more notable passages both in verse and in prose. As an aid to literary appreciation, he is further advised to acquaint himself with the most important facts in the lives of the authors whose works he reads and with their place in literary history.
Page 42 - Golden Treasury (First Series) Books II and III, with especial attention to Dryden, Collins, Gray, Cowper, and Burns; Gray's Elegy in a Country Churchyard, and Goldsmith's Deserted Village, Coleridge's Ancient Mariner, and Lowell's Vision of Sir Launfal...

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