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Ballads for the Times, Now First Collected: Geraldine, A Modern Pyramid ...
Martin Farquhar Tupper
No preview available - 1850
AGNES STRICKLAND Anglo-Saxon art thou ARTHUR HALL babes Ballad beauty better bless blest bright Britannia brother brow calm Canterbury pilgrims Celt cheerful child Christabel cloth cold crown dark dead dear deep dream earth Edition England evermore evil eyes fair fame fcap fear feel gentle gilt glad glorious glory God's grace hand happy haste hath heart heaven holy honour hope King labour Liberia light live look Lord mercy mighty mind morocco never night noble o'er PATERNOSTER ROW patriot peace pleasure poison'd poor praise prayer pride Quatre Bras Queen rejoice rich Roland de Vaux Saxon scorn shine shore slave smile song sorrow soul spirit stand star strife strong sublime sweet tears tell thee thine things thou art thought thousand throne to-day toil true truth vext Waterloo wealth wisdom wise word young youth
Page 495 - DIALOGUES BETWEEN A POPISH PRIEST AND AN ENGLISH PROTESTANT, wherein the Principal Points and Arguments of both Religions are truly Proposed, and fully Examined.
Page 499 - DESLYON'S FRENCH DIALOGUES, Practical and Familiar, constructed so as to enable all Persons at once to practise Conversing in the French Language; with FAMILIAR LETTERS in FRENCH and ENGLISH, ; adapted to the capacities of Youth. New Edition, 12mo. cloth, 2s. 6d. FRENCH TUTOR ; or, Practical Exposition...
Page 232 - NEVER GIVE UP! NEVER give up ! it is wiser and better Always to hope, than once to despair; Fling off the load of Doubt's cankering fetter, And break the dark spell of tyrannical care: Never give up ! or the burden may sink you — Providence kindly has mingled the cup, And in all trials or troubles, bethink you, The watchword of life must be, Never give up...
Page 236 - To blot out all perils and dangers behind, And but for the future to live. Then how shall it be ? for at every turn Recollection the spirit will fret, And the ashes of injury smoulder and burn, Though we strive to forgive and forget. Oh, hearken ! my tongue shall the riddle unseal, And mind shall be partner with heart, While thee to thyself I bid conscience reveal, And show thee how evil thou art ; Remember thy follies, thy sins, and — thy crimes, How vast is that infinite debt ! Yet mercy hath...
Page 231 - AWAY with false fashion, so calm and so chill, Where pleasure itself cannot please; Away with cold breeding, that faithlessly still Affects to be quite at its ease; For the deepest in feeling is highest in rank, The freest is first in the band, And Nature's own nobleman, friendly and frank, Is a man with his heart in his hand...
Page 505 - The whole story is told with a most touching grace, and a golden glow of poetry pervades it. The fine designs of Harvey which illustrate the book, add greatly to its attractiveness, and we cannot entertain a doubt of its becoming one of the most popular volumes in the 'Children's Library.
Page 502 - BEGGAR BOYS. 9. GODMOTHER'S TALES. 10. GOOD GRANDMOTHER AND HER OFFSPRING. 11. MERCHANT'S WIDOW and her YOUNG FAMILY. 12. RICH BOYS AND POOR BOYS, and other Tales. 13. THE SISTERS; a Domestic Tale. 14. STOLEN BOY; an Indian Tale. 15. WILLIAM AND HIS UNCLE BEN. 16. YOUNG NORTHERN TRAVELLER.
Page 479 - SCRIPTURE SITES AND SCENES, from actual Survey, in Egypt, Arabia, and Palestine. Illustrated by Seventeen Steel Engravings, Three Maps, and Thirty-seven Woodcuts. 'By WH BARTLETT. -Post 8vo. cloth, gilt edges, 4».
Page 487 - WALTER),— THE OLD FOREST RANGER ; or, Wild Sports of India on the Neilgherry Hills, in the Jungles, and on the Plains. New Edition. With Illustrations on Steel. Post 8vo.
Page 505 - ... the amusement and instruction of our young friends ; and is evidently the production of a right-thinking and accomplished mind." — Church of England Review. " An elegant, interesting, and unobjectionable present for young ladies. The moral of the book turns on benevolence.