Journal of the proceedings of the Society: which conducts the Monthly anthology and Boston review, October 3, 1805, to July 2, 1811

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The Boston athenœum, 1910 - History - 344 pages
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Page 8 - And he spake of trees, from the cedar tree that is in Lebanon even unto the hyssop that springeth out of the wall: he spake also of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping things, and of fishes.
Page 7 - Delightful task! to rear the tender thought, To teach the young idea how to shoot, To pour the fresh instruction o'er the mind, To breathe the' enlivening spirit, and to fix The generous purpose in the glowing breast.
Page 280 - History of New York, from the beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty.
Page 299 - The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review containing sketches and reports of Philosophy, Religion, History, Arts, and Manners. In the first number the editors state their hopes and aims for their 'Infant.
Page 20 - If the young bard has met with no assistance in the composition of the poem, he certainly bids fair, should he continue to cultivate his talent, to gain a respectable station on the Parnassian mount and to reflect credit on the literature of his country.
Page 273 - The nature and extent of the apostolical commission. A sermon, preached at the consecration of the Right Reverend Dr.
Page 279 - The Doctrine of Christianity, as held by the People called Quakers, Vindicated : in answer to Gilbert Tennent's Sermon on The Lawfulness of War, //. iv, 56.
Page 6 - The child" — meaning the new periodical — " shall not be destitute of the manners of a gentleman, nor a stranger to genteel amusements. He shall attend Theatres, Museums, Balls, and whatever polite diversions the town shall furnish." The reader of the "Anthology" will find for his reward an improving discourse on "Ambition," and a commendable schoolboy's "theme
Page 267 - Essay on the Rights and Duties of Nations relative to Fugitives from Justice; considered with reference to the Affair of the Chesapeake.
Page 272 - New Orleans, at the close of the last and the beginning of the present year, 1807.

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