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Essays for college English,

Author: William Eugene Brennan
Publisher: New York, London, The Century Co. [©1930]
Series: Century Catholic college texts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Eugene Brennan
OCLC Number: 1276696
Description: x., 451 pages 21 cm.
Contents: 1. Of life: Authority and the adventurer / Gilbert K. Chesterton --
Woman enthroned / Agnes Repplier --
The instability of human glory / Daniel DeFoe --
On being original / Irving Babbitt --
Retrospect / A.E. (George Russell) --
Real thinking / Ernest Dimnet --
2. Of education: A complete education / John Milton --
Knowledge its own end / John Henry Newman --
The university and the individual / Edward A. Fitzpatrick --
3. Of culture: What, then, is culture? / Katherine Fullerton Gerould --
Sweetness and light / Matthew Arnold --
Aes triplex / Robert Louis Stevenson --
Self-reliance / Ralph W. Emerson --
Economic ideals / Paul Elmer More --
The gentleman / John Henry Newman --
4. Of literature: Literature and life / Arthur C. Benson --
What is classic? / Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve --
Of kings' treasuries / John Ruskin --
Of studies / Francis Bacon --
Standards of value in fiction / Franklyn Bliss Snyder --
Shelley / Francis Thompson --
Essay on Burns / Thomas Carlyle --
The modern essay / Samuel McChord Crothers --
5. Of democracy: Democracy / James Russell Lowell --
Abraham Lincoln / Ralph W. Emerson --
The ideals of America / Woodrow Wilson --
The basis of popular government / Rt. Rev. J.L. Spaulding --
The rights of the citizen / John A. Ryan --
6. In general: Westminster Abbey / Joseph Addison --
Dream-fugue / Thomas De Quincy --
Homer and humbug: an academic discussion / Stephen Leacock --
Dream-children: a reverie / Charles Lamb --
The fourth order of humanity / Francis Thompson --
A meditation upon a broom-stick / Jonathan Swift --
Real childhood / Alice Meynell --
The mowing of a field / Hilaire Belloc.
Series Title: Century Catholic college texts.
Responsibility: compiled by William E. Brennan ...

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