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can with facility turn to the original to see the context. The aim of the Compiler has been to make the selections for the most part short, but at the same time characteristic of the author ; and he presumes to hope that the Volume thus offered to the public will be found not only interesting, but useful to those numerous readers who want for handy reference some of the prominent features of an author's works in the briefest
ANALYSIS OF CONTENTS.
Death, What is— Definition of—The Portrait of-A
Child's idea of-Anticipation of-Happiness of -
-The Fear and Joy of_Unconquerable—Victory
Evil-Greatness in Wrestling with Good