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Page 246 - QUARTERLY REVIEW. THE CHILDREN'S GARLAND FROM THE BEST POETS. Selected and arranged by COVENTRY PATMORE. "It includes specimens of all the great masters in the art of poetry, selected with the matured judgment of a man concentrated on obtaining insight into the feelings and tastes of childhood, and desirous to awaken its finest impulses, to cultivate its keenest sensibilities
Page 107 - COME, let us anew Our journey pursue — Roll round with the year, And never stand still till the Master appear ; His adorable will Let us gladly fulfil, And our talents improve By the patience of hope, and the labor of love.
Page 241 - And he took a child, and set him in the midst of them: and when he had taken him in his arms, he said unto them, 37 Whosoever shall receive one of such children in my name, receiveth me: and whosoever shall receive me, receiveth not me, but him that sent me.
Page 244 - DREAM CHILDREN. By the Author of " Seven Little People and their Friends.
Page 245 - THE GOLDEN TREASURY of the best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language. Selected and arranged, with Notes, by FT PALGRAVE. Fifteenth Thousand, with a Vignette by T. WOOLNER. " There is no book in the English language which will make a more delightful companion than this . . . which must not only be read, but possessed, in order to be adequately valued.
Page 46 - Except ye become as little children, ye shall in no wise enter into the kingdom of God.
Page 245 - There is no book in the English language which will make a more delightful companion than this We have few criticisms to make upon this volume, which must not only be read, but possessed, in order to be adequately valued." BOSTON TRANSCRIPT. "The volume is indeed worthy to be ranked among those rare volumes of selections which really educate the public taste. Anybody who will read this volume through, and thoroughly appreciate its rich contents, may be sure that he has a true sense of the inmost...
Page 235 - Job like his dead father, — strong and handsome and brave and quick-witted, — and now she would see him playing with the children, or shuffling down the court with his head leaning on his shoulder. To-day he hurried so fast that he was panting for want of breath when he reached the shed-like house where they lived. His mother was watching for him, and he came in nodding his head and rubbing his warm face. " The cannon has gone off, mother," said he, in great excitement. " The Prince has come...