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Open sesame! : poetry and prose for school-days, volume III

Author: Maud Wilder Goodwin; Blanche Wilder Bellamy
Publisher: Freeport, NY : Books for Libraries Press, 1972, 1890.
Series: Granger index reprint series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: Collections
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maud Wilder Goodwin; Blanche Wilder Bellamy
ISBN: 9780836963571 0836963571
OCLC Number: 810091296
Notes: Arranged for students over fourteen years old.
Originally published 1890.
Description: 361 pages : illustrations.
Contents: Sentiment and story. --
The choir invisible / George Eliot --
Courage! / Arthur Hugh Clough --
Each and all / Ralph Waldo Emerson --
The goblet of life / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow --
The nobly born / Anonymous --
Aristocracy / Thomas Carlyle --
Emily Bronte's last hymn --
Carcassonne / Jean Gustave Nadaud [J.R. Thompson, translator] --
He giveth his beloved sleep / Elizabeth Barrett Browning --
Thanatopsis / William Cullen Bryant --
Intimations of immortality / William Wordsworth --
O, yet we trust [extract] / Alfred Tennyson --
Duties of the scholar / Matthew Arnold --
Power / John Ruskin --
Gifts / Emma Lazarus --
A liberal education / Thomas H. Huxley --
The two streams / Oliver Wendell Holmes --
Quality / Robert Underwood Johnson --
The stirrup-cup / Sidney Lanier --
Shakespeare / John Sterling --
Dante Alighieri [extract] / Dante Gabriel Rossetti --
Life and death [extracts] / Omar Khayyam [Edward Fitzgerald, translator] --
Albert the good / Alfred Tennyson --
Princes ; The lady / John Ruskin --
Saint Symphorien / Rose Terry Cooke --
Saint Brandan / Matthew Arnold --
Sonnet: on first looking into Chapman's Homer / John Keats --
Adonais / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
Hester / Charles Lamb --
Lucy / William Wordsworth --
Kilvany / John Hay --
The present and future faiths [arranged] / Phillips Brooks --
Dost thou look back? [extract] / Alfred Tennyson --
Ruth / Thomas Hood --
Pagan and Christian [extract] / Matthew Arnold --
The influence of Athens / Thomas Babington Macaulay --
Prayer / Jeremy Taylor --
After death / Edwin Arnold --
Elegy written in a country churchyard / Thomas Gray --
Kubla Khan / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
On his friends / Meskin Aldaramy [John D. Carlyle, translator] --
Letter to Lord Chesterfield / Samuel Johnson --
The universal prayer / Alexander Pope --
Under the portrait of Milton / John Dryden --
L'allegro ; The demeanor of books ; On his blindness / John Milton --
Law / Richard Hooker --
Memory / Thomas Fuller --
Truth ; Satan [extract, Paradise Lost] / John Milton --
Is this a dagger? [extract, Macbeth] ; If 'twere done when 'tis done [extract, Macbeth] ; Portia to Shylock [extract, Merchant of Venice] / William Shakespeare --
The pilgrim [extract] / Walter Raleigh --
To sleep / Sir Philip Sidney --
To be or not to be [extract, Hamlet] / William Shakespeare --
Studies / Francis Bacon --
Sir Lancelot / Sir Thomas Mallory --
Sweet is the rose ; At court / Edmund Spenser --
The knight / Geoffrey Chaucer --
Cato's soliloquy on immortality / Joseph Addison --
Plato's apology for Socrates [extracts] / Plato [Anonymous, trans.]. Art and nature. --
The coliseum / Lord Byron --
The coliseum / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow --
Rome / Lord Byron --
The catacombs / Emilio Castelar --
Morning in London / William Wordsworth --
Venice / Lord Byron --
To the lion of St. Mark / Joaquin Miller --
San Miniato / John Sterling --
Hymn before sunrise, in the vale of Chamouni / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
The Bastille and the starling / Laurence Sterne --
The old bridge at Florence / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow --
Melrose by moonlight / Walter Scott --
On the picture of The Last Supper, at Milan [extracts] / William W. Story --
Lines on a picture by Leonardo da vinci, called The virgin of the rocks / Charles Lamb --
The Escurial / Théophile Gautier [Charlotte Fiske Bates, translator] --
Ode to a Grecian urn / John Keats --
Greece / Lord Byron --
The antique at Paris / Friedrich Schiller --
Description of the Venus of Milo [extracts] / William Makepeace Thackeray --
Ozymandias of Egypt ; To a skylark / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
Fisher song / John Greenleaf Whittier --
To night / Blanco White --
To a swallow building under the eaves at Craigenputtock / Jane Welsh Carlyle --
The willow / Elizabeth Akers --
Folding of the flocks / Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher --
The ocean / Lord Byron. Loyalty and heroism ; Camp and council-hall. --
Nations and humanity / George William Curtis --
Heroes / Edna Dean Proctor --
Second inaugural address / Abraham Lincoln --
The high tide at Gettysburg / Will H. Thompson [an ex-Confederate soldier] --
The death of Lincoln [extract] / Henry Ward Beecher --
My captain [on the death of Lincoln] / Walt Whitman --
The irrepressible conflict [extracts] / William H. Seward --
Ode on decorating the graves of the Confederate dead / Henry Timrod --
Democracy / James Russell Lowell --
The Confederate soldier / Henry W. Grady --
Battle hymn of the republic / Julia Ward Howe --
On the Civil War in America ; Greatness based on morality [extract] / John Bright --
Commemoration ode [extract] ; Slavery / James Russell Lowell --
Liberty in government / John Stuart Mill --
Free speech / Gerrit Smith --
National injustice / Theodore Parker --
Destiny of our country / Joseph Story --
Kansas / Charles Sumner --
Charles Sumner attacked in the Senate / Anson Burlingame --
Liberty and union / Daniel Webster --
Inaugural address of Thomas Jefferson [extract] --
Supposed speech of John Adams on the Declaration of Independence / Daniel Webster --
The Indian / Edward Everett --
Magnanimity in politics / Edmund Burke --
On the American Revolution / Earl of Chatham --
The answer of Pitt to Walpole / [reported by Samuel Johnson] --
The impeachment of Warren Hastings / Edmund Burke --
The lost leader / Robert Browning --
Hervé Riel / Robert Browning --
To the Lord General, Cromwell / John Milton --
Strafford's defence against the charge of high treason [extract] --
On the funeral of Charles First, at night, in St. George's Chapel, Windsor / William L. Bowles --
The three liberties / John Pym --
The cavalier's song / William Motherwell --
The revenge : a ballad of the fleet / Alfred Tennyson --
From The golden speech of Queen Elizabeth [extract] --
The invincible armada / Friedrich Schiller [Edward Bulwer Lytton, translator] --
Elizabeth at Tilbury / Francis T. Palgrave --
Speech to the army at Tilbury / Queen Elizabeth --
Henry V at the siege of Harfleur / William Shakespeare --
The battle of Agincourt / Michael Drayton --
The crowning of Arthur / Alfred Tennyson --
The new republic / Leon Gambetta [translated by the editors] --
The exile's hope / Victor Hugo --
The king's diary / John W. Chadwick --
Marie Antoinette / Edmund Burke --
Proclamation to the army of Italy / Napoleon Bonaparte --
Waterloo / Lord Byron --
Napoleon's final return [abridged] / Elizabeth Barret Browning --
The guillotine / Charles Dickens --
Bonivard / Alexandre Dumas [translated and arranged by the editors] --
Chillon / Lord Byron --
Cleopatra at Actium / Thomas K. Hervey --
The gladiators [arranged] / Emilio Castelar --
Spartacus to the gladiators at Capua / Elijah Kellogg --
Catiline expelled / Cicero --
Catiline, on hearing his sentence of banishment / George Croly --
Oration on the crown / Demosthenes --
Glory of Athens [extract from the Speech of Pericles] / Thucydides --
Pheidippides / Robert Browning --
Ulysses / Alfred Tennyson --
The defiance of Hector and Ajax [from The Iliad] / Homer [Alexander Pope, translator]. Song and laughter. The minstrel / Edna Dean Proctor --
The poet's song / Alfred Tennyson --
Hunting-song / Walter Scott --
The greenwood / William L. Bowles --
L'inconnue / Winthrop Mackworth Praed --
How sleep the brave / William Collins --
Farewell; but whenever you welcome the hour / Thomas Moore --
Tears, idle tears / Alfred Tennyson --
What's a' the steer, Kimmer [Jacobite song] ; The vicar of Bray / Anonymous --
Alexander's feast / John Dryden --
My true-love hath my heart / Sir Philip Sidney --
Sweet-and-twenty / William Shakespeare --
To Lucasta, on going to the wars / Richard Lovelace --
To Cynthia / Ben Jonson --
Bounding the United States / John Fiske --
Too late / Fitz-Hugh Ludlow --
Heroism in housekeeping / Jane Welsh Carlyle --
Letting in light [extract] / Oliver Wendell Holmes --
Sleep / Miguel de Cervantes --
The art of book-keeping / Thomas Hood --
To a mummy / Horace Smith --
Snobs [extracts] / William Makepeace Thackeray --
The new guides to faith and belief [abridged] / Anonymous --
A cold in the head / Charles Lamb --
Columbus crossing the Atlantic / Arthur Hugh Clough --
Mrs. Malaprop's idea of education / Richard Brinsley Sheridan --
To my empty purse / Geoffrey Chaucer. Holidays and holy days. New Year's eve [extract] / Algernon Charles Swinburne --
A New Year's dream [extract] / Jean Paul Richter --
St. Agnes's eve / Alfred Tennyson --
Comparison of Washington and Napoleon [selection for Washington's birthday] / François de Chateaubriand [translated and arranged by the editors] --
Comparison of George Washington with George the Fourth, called the first gentleman of Europe [arranged, selection for Washington's birthday] / William Makepeace Thackeray --
Washington's inaugural address [selection for Washington's birthday] --
To keep a true Lent / George Herbert --
Good Friday / Girolamo Savonarola --
An Easter hymn / Thomas Blackburn --
A Thanksgiving to God / Robert Herrick --
Thanksgiving day / Henry Ward Beecher --
Hymn on the Nativity / John Milton --
Christmas-bells [extract] / Alfred Tennyson --
The Christmas carol / William Wordsworth --
The birth of Christ [extract] / Alfred Tennyson --
New prince, new pomp / Robert Southwell --
Christmas song / Edmund Hamilton Sears --
The mistletoe bough / Thomas Haynes Bayly --
Christmas at Fezziwig's warehouse [arranged] / Charles Dickens --
The end of the play / William Makepeace Thackeray.
Series Title: Granger index reprint series.
Responsibility: edited by Blanche Wilder Bellamy and Maud Wilder Goodwin.

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