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PART II.

EXERCISES IN READING AND DECLAMATION.

Abou Ben Adhem......

......... Leigh Hunt. 459
Account Current.......

........ Anonymous. 374
Adams and Jefferson.......

............ Wirt. 369
Alexander's Feast.....

...... Dryden. 403
An Address to a Young Student..... ........Knox. 372
Annabel Lee.........

... Edgar A. Poe. 440
Antony's Oration over Cæsar's Body........ Shakspeare. 368
A Psalm from Life...

.. Longfellow. 461

Apostrophe to Light......

..... Milton. 244

Apostrophe to the Queen of France... ........ Burke. 225

Barbara Frietchie....

.J. G. Whittier, 510

Battle of Hohenlinden...

...... Campbell. 220

Battle of Warsaw.

... Campbell. 226

Battle of Waterloo...

...... Byron. 227

Beautiful Snow....

... Watson. 467
Belshazzar...............

..R. W. Procter. 416
Bernardo Del Carpio...

. Mrs. Hemans. 399
Bingen on the Rhine...

.......... Mrs. Norton. 508
Bridge of Sighs.......

......... Hood. 502
Brutus's Oration on the Death of Cæsar..... Shakspeare. 266
Bugle Song................ ......... Tennyson. 442
Casabianca ............

........ Mrs. Hemans. 354

Cato's Senate.........

.............. Addison. 351

Cato's Soliloquy........

.... Addison. 364

Charge of the Light Brigade.......... Alfred Tennyson. 419

Character of Pitt......

......... Robertson. 302

Childe Harold's Address to the Ocean. .......... Byron. 222

Clarence's Dream.....

...... Shakspeare. 303

Darkness.........

.......... Byron. 248

Declaration of Independence.................. Jefferson. 322

Douglas's Account of Himself................. ...Home. 320

Drifting...........

...T. Buchanan Read. 524

Dying Christian to his Soul............ Alexander Pope. 462

Edward and Warwick........ ..... From the French 337

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard.........Gray. 316

Evelyn Hope........................ Robert Browning. 457

Excelsior ........

.... H. W. Longfellow. 493

Extract from a supposed Speech of John Adams, in

support of American Independence. ... ... ... Webster. 379

Extract from a Speech of Robert Emmet, Esq., Before

Lord Norbury, on an Indictment for High Treason... 381

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Gambler's Wife....

... Coates. 417
Genius....

........ Akenside. 337
God..........vorrero

..... Derzhavin. 283

Greatness..........

........ Akenside. 338

Hamlet's Soliloquy.........

...... Shakspeare. 265

Happy Freedom of the Man whom Grace makes Free.

Cowper. 295

Floratius....

Macaulay. 436

Hyder Ali....

......... Burke. 246

Hymn to the Deity ...

..Thomson. 278

Industry necessary to the Attainment of Eloquence.

Ware. 339
Invocation to the New Year.... .......... Tennyson. 442
Knowledge.....

........De Witt Clinton. 380
Lady Clare.......

........ Tennyson. 532
Lament of the Irish Emigrant................Dufferin. 532
Liberty and Union.........

......... Ilebster. 499

Lines supposed to have been written by Alexander

Selkirk, during his solitary abode on the Island of

Juan Fernandez...

........ Cowper. 195

"Little Jim.".....

........ Anon. 434

Lochiel's Warning

.. Campbell. 2:33

Lochinvar........

....... Scott. 352

Love..............

.......... Coleridge. 549

Marco Bozzaris........

.... Halleck. 239

Mariner's Hymn..

Mrs. Southey. 314

Maud Muller.......

.....J. G. Whittier, 512
Meeting of Satin, Sin, and Death... ........ Milton. 355
Milton on his Loss of Sight...... ........ E. Lloyd. 421
Morning Hymn to Mount Blanc........

........ Coleridge. 562

Moses Smiting the Rock.

... Van Vranken. 342

Motives to the Practice of Gentleness............ Blair. 345

New Year's Eve.......

.... Anon, 539

Night Thoughts.............................. Young. 341

Nothing to Wear.........................

......... Butler. 470

Ode on the Passions..

......... Collins. 276

Oh, why Should the Spirit of Mortal be Proud.... Knor. 500

Ossian's Address to the Sun.... .........Ossian. 219

Othello's Apology........................ Shakspeare. 425

Over the River .....

........Anon. 469

Parrhasius and Captive...

........ Willis. 427

Paper........

........ Franklin. 341

Paul's Defence Before King Agrippa......... Testament. 397
Perpetual Adoration............ ............ Voore. 310
Pitt's Reply to Walpole................ Lord Chatham. 335
Reception of Columbus on his return to Spain. W. Irving. 365

Rienzi's Address.......

........M. R. Mitford 358
Scene from Catiline........................... Croly. 568
Scene from Pizarro............

.......... Kotzebue. 311

Schemes of Life often Illusory............. Dr. Johnson. 375

Scott and the Veteran.................. Bayard Taylor. 505

Shamus O'Brien the Bold Boy of Glingall. Å Tale of '98.

Sheridan Lefanor. 516

Sheridan's Ride...... .........T. Buchanan Read. 522
Sincerity.......

...................... Tillotson. 359
Skipper Ireson's Ride...................J. G. Whittier, 472
Softly Murmur..... .......... Philip Lawrence, 433
Spartacus to the Gladiators at Capua.... Elijah Kellogg. 410
Speech of Cicero Against Verres................ Cicero. 260
Speech of Lord Chatham ...... ......... Chatham. 241
Speech of Patrick Henry............... Patrick Henry. 275
Speech of Rolla.......

......R. B. Sheridan. 221

Speech of Satan to his Legions ..

in to nis Legions ................. Milton. 217

Speech of Sergeant Buzfuz....... ........ Dickens. 544

Speech of Satan, with Gestures... ....... Milton. 201

Tell's Address to the Mountains...............Knowles. 219

Thanatopsis.......

............ Bryant. 257

The American Flag ................

Drake and Halleck. 344

The Angels of Buena Vista. ............J. G. Whittier. 465

The Battle of Ivry........

.... Macaulay. 390

The Bells........

....... Edgar A. Poe. 490
The Black Regiment. Port Hudson, May 27, 1863.

Geo. H. Boker. 542
The Burial of Sir John Moore....

Jonn Moore................... Wolfe. 297

The Chameleon.............................. Merrick. 291

The Chestnut Horse.......

........... Anon. 413

The Cumberland........

..H. W. Longfellow. 483

The Curse of Regulus...

.......... Anon. 478

The Destruction of Senacherib.... ........... Byron. 351
The Diver.......................

........ Schiller. 557

The Dream of Eugene Aram..

.. Thomas Hood. 443

The Drowned Mariner..................... Mrs. Smith. 555
"The Dying Gladiator..........

...... Lord Byron. 54,

The Exile of Erin........................... Campbell. 296

The Famine..........

....H. W. Longfellow. 494

The Frenchman and the Rats.... ........ Anon. 393

'The Ghost ..................................... Anon. 526

The Grave of Franklin........... Miss C. H. Waterman. 321

The Heavens and the Earth show the Glory and Wisdom

of their Creator .......................... Goldsmith. 298

The Herinit.......:

.......... Beattie. 236
The High Tide on the Coast of Lincolnshire (1571.)

Jean Ingelow. 450

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