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Virginia reader: a treasury of writings from the first voyages to the present.

Author: Francis Coleman Rosenberger
Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton, 1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Virginia reader: a treasury of writings from the first voyages to the present.
New York, E.P. Dutton, 1948
(OCoLC)590037271
Online version:
Virginia reader: a treasury of writings from the first voyages to the present.
New York, E.P. Dutton, 1948
(OCoLC)612420108
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Coleman Rosenberger
OCLC Number: 1575972
Description: 576 pages 22 cm
Contents: Narrative of the first voyage to Virginia, 1584 / Arthur Barlowe --
Ten months in Virginia, 1585-1586 / Ralph Lane --
Tobacco ; The nature and manners of the people / Thomas Harriot --
An account of Virginia in 1697 / George Percy --
True relation of Virginia, 1608 / John Smith --
The tempest / William Strachey --Newes from Virginia / Richard Rich --
A voyage to Virginia / Henry Norwood --Bacon's epitaph / "Bacon's man" --
Concerning the church and religion, 1697 /James Blair --
Of the habits, customs, parts, imployments, trade & co. of the Virginians / Hugh Jones --
Of the recreations, and pastimes used in Virginia ; Of the marriages amongst the Indians, and management of their children / Robert Beverley --
Journal : August-September, 1716 / John Fontaine --
A journey to the land of Eden in the year 1733 / William Byrd --
Address to Lord Dunmore / John Logan --
Virginia Bill of Rights, 1776 / George Mason --
Address to the Virginia House of Burgesses / Richard Henry Lee --
Journey over the mountains, 1748 ; Reply to Congress on appointment as commander-in-chief, 1775 / George Washington --
Excerpts from his journal / A letter / Philip Vickers Fithian --
To the Virginia Convention / Patrick Henry --
An act for establishing religious freedom in Virginia ; Notes on Virginia ; Letters ; Address ; Letters ; Jefferson's summary of his own achievements / Thomas Jefferson --
A memorial and remonstrance to the Virginia General Assembly / James Madison --
The condition of slaves in Virginia / St. George Tucker --
The pleasures of agriculture / John Taylor --
An estimate of Washington / John Marshall --
Tribute to Washington / Henry Lee --
Address to the National Convention of France / James Monroe --
Meditation at Jamestown / William Wirt --
Epigrams / John Randolph --
The partisans meet the enemy / Nathaniel Beverley Tucker --
Tribute to Jefferson / John Tyler --
John Randolph / Francis Walker Gilmer --
The day of departure / William Alexander Caruthers --
A tale of the ragged mountains ; To Helen ; The sleeper ; To one in paradise / Edgar Allan Poe --
Life in the autumn woods / Philip Pendleton Cooke --
"The state of Virginia gave me birth ..." / Matthew Fontaine Maury --
To the Virginia Convention, 1861 ; Farewell order to the army, 1865 ; Accepting the presidency of Washington College, 1865 / Robert E. Lee --
May-June, 1863 / Judith W. McGuire --
Stonewall Jackson and the second battle of Manassas / Robert Lewis Dabney --
Ashby / John Reuben Thompson --
Bacon and greens / George W. Bagby --
Virginia pastoral / James Barron Hope --
How the man in the red cloak threw his net / John Esten Cooke --
Early recollections / Moncure Daniel Conway --
Larger bier / Virginius Dabney --
Poe's purgatory / John Banister Tabb --
"No haid pawn" / Thomas Nelson Page --
Life comes from the soil / Woodrow Wilson --
Childhood as slave in Virginia / Booker T. Washington --
Return to Virginia / Ellen Glasgow --
The author of The eagle's shadow / James Branch Cabell --
Life long, poor Browning ... ; At Easter, for Jim / Anne Spencer --
The last parade / Douglas Southall Freeman --
The shade of distinction / Emily Clark --
Screech owls / Leigh Hanes --
The pig, a fable / Stringfellow Barr --
Prelude, a short story / Murrell Edmunds --
March ; Nocturne / Chaddock Edmunds --
An approach to Virginia / Virginius Dabney --
This tree / Carleton Drewry --
The tomb of Thomas Jefferson --
Lawrence Lee --
Mary Lou / Julian R. Meade --
Nightpiece / Ben Belitt --
The Indians in the movies say "Ugh!" / Preston Newman --
Jefferson ; Israfel / Karl Shapiro.

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