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" While the plowman near at hand Whistles o'er the furrowed land, And the milkmaid singeth blithe."

(“L'Allegro," p. 420.)

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ANDREW J. RICKOFF, A. M.,
SUPERINTENDENT OF INSTRUCTION, CLEVELAND, OHIO.

MARK BAILEY, A. M.,
INSTRUCTOR IN BLOCUTION, YALE COLLEGE.

NEW YORK ::: CINCINNATI ::: CHICAGO
AMERICAN BOOK COMPANY

HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY

GIFT OF
GINN & COMPANY
MARCH 17, 1927

COPYRIGHT, 1878, 1879,
By D. APPLETON AND COMPANY.

COPYRIGHT, 1902.

BY AMERICAN BOOK COMPANY.

CONTENTS.

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I. The House of Usher.

.Edgar A. Poe.
II. The Haunted Palace.

Edgar A. Poe.
III. Intelligent Roading..

... Mark Bailey.
IV. Winter

William Shakespeare.
V. Marmion and Douglas..

. Sir Walter Scott. VI. Ascent of Mount Ktaadn Henry D. Thoreau. VII. Virtue.

..George Herbert.
VIII. Rules of Behavior.

.George Washington.
IX. Morning Sounds

.James Beattie.
X. The Hermit ....

.James Beattie.
XI. The Survivors of the Battle of Bunker Hill

Daniel Webster.
XII. Ode -- How sleep the Brave !. William Collins.
XIII. The Death of Le Fevre

. Laurence Sterne. XIV. How to render Matter-of-fact and Earnest Ideas

Mark Bailey. XV. The Battle of Hastings...

.Charles Dickens. XVI. An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog.

Oliver Goldsmith. XVII. The Nightingale

.S. H. Peabody. XVIII. Dotheboys Hall.

.Charles Dickens. XIX. An April Day....... . Caroline A. B. Southey. XX. God's Dominion and Man's Dependence.

Psalms XXIV. and XC. XXI. The Destruction of Sennacherib..., ..Lord Byron. XXII. How to render Noble Ideas

. Mark. Bailey. XXIII. Earthquakes and Volcanoes. . Edward Hitchcock. XXIV. Sunday

George Herbert.

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