A Finding-list of History, Politics, Biography, Geography, Travel and Anthropology in the Young Men's Library at Buffalo, Volume 2
Art-printing works of Matthews, Northrup & Company, 1886 - 134 pages
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Adams Adventures American ancient Andocides Arthur Ass'n ballads Bell Bibliog Bibliography Blickling homilies Boston Public Library Brown Buffalo Canterbury tales Catalog century Christmas Clarke Collier Comedies Contents Cursor Mundi daughter Dict Dobson drama Elm Island England English poetry Essays Fairy French girls Golden grammar Greek Harry Henry Hist idyl Iliad Index Italy John journal King King Arthur Lady language Latin Lect's legends Letters litera Literary literature Little London Lord M'me maid marriage Mary Masson Memoir Miscellaneous Miss modern mythology Œuvres Opera Oration papers Paris Piers Plowman plays Poems Poetical poetry poets Prince Princess Prose Fiction pseud Public Library Queen Richard Rolfe Romance Rose Selections Shakespeare sketches Smith Songs sonnets speeches stories Studies tale Tattler texts theatre tragedy trans Translation ture verse White wife woman Wright Young
Page 237 - THE TEMPEST. TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA. MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR. MEASURE FOR MEASURE. COMEDY OF ERRORS. MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING.
Page 273 - The Christmas banquet. — Drowne's wooden image, — The intelligence office. —Roger Malvin's burial. — P.'s correspondence. — Earth's holocaust. — Passages from a relinquished work. — Sketches from memory. — The old apple dealer.— The artist of the beautiful.
Page 223 - Lives of the poets ; Lives of eminent persons ; Political tracts ; Philological tracts ; Miscellaneous tracts ; Dedications ; Opinions on questions of law ; Reviews and criticisms ; Journey to the western islands of Scotland ; Prayers and meditations.
Page 227 - Contents: — My Garden Acquaintance; A Good Word for Winter ; On a Certain Condescension in Foreigners ; A Great Public Character (Hon.
Page 216 - The To-morrow of Death ; The Jesus of History; The Christ of Dogma; A Word about Miracles; Draper on Science and Religion; Nathan the Wise; Historical Difficulties ; The Famine of 1770 in Bengal; Spain and the Netherlands; Longfellow's Dante ; Paine's St. Peter ; A Philosophy of Art ; Athenian and American Life.
Page 210 - ... boldness and skill in evading the trammel of the rhyme, deserving high praise ; while often, as if spurning the style which yet does not desert him, he wears it clinging about him with a sort of disregarded grace. The...
Page 213 - ON CHRISTIANITY AS AN ORGAN OF POLITICAL MOVEMENT. PROTESTANTISM. ON THE SUPPOSED SCRIPTURAL EXPRESSION FOR ETERNITY. JUDAS ISCARIOT. ON HUME'S ARGUMENT AGAINST MIRACLES. CASUISTRY. GREECE UNDER THE ROMANS. SECESSION FROM THE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND. TOILETTE OF THE HEBREW LADY. MILTON. CHARLEMAGNE. MODERN GREECE. LORD CARLISLE ON POPE.
Page 247 - CONTENTS : Biographical Sketch by RW EMERSON ; Natural History of Massachusetts; A Walk to Wachusett; The Landlord; A Winter Walk; The Succession of Forest Trees; Walking; Autumnal Tints ; Wild Apples ; Night and Moonlight.
Page 271 - A piece of possible history. — The South American editor. — The old and the new, face to face.— The dot and line alphabet.— The last voyage of the Resolute. — My double and how he undid me.
Page 272 - Contents: The luck of Roaring Camp; The outcasts of Poker Flat ; Miggles ; Tennessee's partner; The idyl of Red Gulch; Brown of Calaveras; High-water mark; A lonely ride; The man of no account; M'liss; The right eye of the commander; Notes by flood and field; Mission Dolores; John Chinaman; From a back window; Boonder. "Harte in these tales pictures life in the early California gold mining days. The Luck of Roaring Camp is considered one of the best short stories in English.