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ILLUSTRATIONS. - Interrogative Sentences beginnir g with a Verb.

Whittier, Carlyle...............

ILLUSTRATIONS. — Suspension of Sense. Emerson, Reed, De Quincey 212

ILLUSTRATIONS. – Parenthetical Phrases. Shakespeare, Tennyson,

Webster ........................

213

ILLUSTRATIONS. — Contrasted Sentences. Shakespeare, Tennyson,

Emerson, Kingsley, Longfellow.....

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ILLUSTRATIONS. — Concessions, De Quincey, Mrs. Browning.......

ILLUSTRATIONS. - Exclamatory Sentences. Dante, Browning, Miss

Greenwell, Campbell, Carlyle.............................................. 215

ILLUSTRATIONS. — Exclamations in the Form of Interrogative Sen-

tences beginning with a Pronoun or Adverb. Browning, De

Quincey .........................................

ILLUSTRATIONS. - Exclamations in the Form of Interrogative Sen

tences beginning with a Verb. Miss Greenwell, Emerson. ........ 216

ILLUSTRATIONS. - Declarations in the Form of Negative Sentences.

Robertson, Giles, Emerson, Tennyson, Miss Muloch.........

BERIES

SIMPLE AND COMPOUND SERIES, SERIES OF SERIES...................................

COMMENCING AND CONCLUDING SERIES ..... ,

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EXAMPLES. - Shakespeare, Martineau, Tennyson ........

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ILLUSTRATIONS. — Commencing Series. Wirt, Hillard, Shakespeare,

Goldsmith .......

ILLUSTRATIONS. — Concluding Series. Shakespeare, Tennyson, Mont-

gomery, Ruskin..

ILLUSTRATIONS. - Series of Series. Hooker, Taylor, Whipple.......... 221

CADENCE

PARTIAL AND DISTINCT CADENCE

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EXAMPLES. - Scott, Shakespeare, Massey, Taylor .........

ERRORS IN CADENCE .........

ILLUSTRATIONS. - Partial and Distinct Cadence. Ruskin, Kingsley,

Carlyle, Sterling, Whittier, Fuber, H. Coleridge, Wordsworth,

Bailey, Miss Greenwell, Mrs. Browning, Milnes, Miss Procter,

Miss Waring, Browning, Owen Meredith. .......

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A Psalm of Life................... ................... Henry W. Longfellow. 144
Adam to Eve.................. ................... Elizabeth Barrett Browning. 378
Address at Gettysburg..................................... Abraham Lincoln. 116
Annabel Lee

.................. Edgar Allan Poe. 368
Artevelde's Farewell...............

........ Henry Taylor. 78
Barbara Frietchie.........

..........John G. Whittier. 287

Beauty...................... ............... Wm. Ellery; Channing. 44

Bonny Kilmeny...............

............. James Hoyg. 327
Bugle Song..............

.... Alfred Tennyson. 138

Character................................................ Ralph Waldo Emerson. 40

Charge of the Light Brigade.............................. Alfred Tennyson. 273

Chaucer.........

..... Mrs. Browning. 66

Contentment.......

............Oliver Wendell Holmes. 193

Cowper's Grave...............

............ Mrs. Browning. 129

Cranmer's Prophecy......................................... Wm. Shakespeare. 113

Darkness...................................................... .........Lord Byron. 79

Death of Little Nell............................................ Charles Dickens. 71

Dies Iræ ...............

.............. Thomas de Celano. 375

Elegy written in a Country Churchyard.................... Thomas Gray. 342
Essential Difference between Man and Woman..Fred. W. Robertson. 45
Evelyn Hope......... ......................................... Robert Browning. 367
Excelsior.........

...........A. W. Longfellow. 271

Extract................................................... Frederic W. Robertson. 121

Extract................

..... Charles Sumner. 119

Extract from “The Second Inaugural”............... Abraham Lincoln. 117
Extract from “Our National Life ” .................. Edwin P. Whipple. 39
Extract from “King's Treasuries” ........... ................ John Ruskin. 42
Extract from “Queen's Gardens”.........

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Extract from “ Alton Locke"......... ........... .... Chari.. Kingsley. 119

Extract from “The Potiphar Papers”................... Geo. Wm. Curtis. 130

· Extract from “ The Princess ” ........................................ Tennyson. 167

Extract from “The Two Voices”.................................. 5 336

Extract from “Dejection: An Ode”......... Samuel Taylor Coleridge. 334

Extract from “ Abt Vogler”............................... Robert Browning. 339

Extract from “De Profundis ”............................... Mrs. Brovoning. 376

Extract from “ A Rhapsody of Life’s Progress”....... " 129

Extract from “The Rhyme of the Duchess May”..... "

168.

Extract from “The Celestial Country” .............. Bernard of Cluni. 170

Extract from “The Reconciler" ..... ..................... Dora Greenwell. 260

Faith..

................ Alfred Tennyson. 338

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Horatius ......................................... Thomas Babington Macaulay. 263

Hymn ................................................ ................ ...... C. S. M. 352
Hymn of Trust....................................................0. W. Holmes. 339
Individuality .....................................................R. W. Emerson. 69
Invocation to Light .................. ......................John Milton. 77
Invocation to the New Year........... ................... Alfred Tennyson. 145
Irving..........

.............. James Russell Lowell. 326

Laus Deo! ......

.................John G. Whittier. 293

Life Tapestry ................................................... Dora Greenwell. 335
Lochiel's Warning ..........

.................. Thomas Campbell. 274
Love and Death....

.......................... Tennyson. 335

Love, Hope, and Patience in Education.................S. T. Coleridge. 113

Loved Once....

...... Mrs. Browning. 372

Miss Kilmansegg's Education................................. Thomas Hood. 195

Mother and Poet. .............................................. Mrs. Browning. 369

Ode: Intimations of Immortality....................... Wm. Wordsworth. 253

Ode to the Passions................................................. Wm. Collins. 163

Palm Sunday..........................................................John Keble. 332

6 Poor Jo".......

................ Charles Dickens. 146

Prospice.............. .......................................... Robert Browning. 377

Purpose of the Bunker Hill Monument.................. Daniel Webster. 394

Queen Mab......

..................... Shakespeare. 312"

Reminiscences of Arnold and Wordsworth ............F. W. Robertson. 41

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Rienzi to the Romans ................................ Ma y Russell Mitf. rd. 392

Rolla to the Peruvians........................ Richard Brinsley Sheridan. 393

Self-Dependence................................... Miss Muloch (Mrs, Craik). 48

Scene from “ Macbeth ”........................................... Shakespeare. 148

Scene from “Hamlet".................................................

376
Scene from “ Julius Cæsar” ...................................

386
Sheridan's Ride. ...................................... Thomas Buchanan Read. 285

................... Frances Anne Kemble. 333

Sonnet on his Blindness ................................................... Milton. 335

Stanzas from “ In Memoriam ”.............

........ Tennyson. 374

Stanzas, “Oh! why should the spirit of mortal be proud ?” Wm. Knox. 350
Strive, Wait, and Pray ......... ................ Adelaide Anne Procter. 340
Studies ..................

.................. Lord Francis Bacon. 40

Tears......... ......................

........ Mrs. Browning. 336

Thanatopsis................................................ W 172. Cullen Bryant. 251

The American Flag ..................................Joseph Rodman Drake. 280

The Art of Book-k

............. Thomas Hood. 192

The Battle of Ivry...

.......... T. B. Macaulay. 288

The Bells..................................................................E. A. Poe. 160
The Bridge of Sighs ............................................ ... Thos. Hood. 72
The Cataract of Lodore........................................... Robert Southey. 316
The Closing Scene.................................................. T. B. Read. 340
The Cloud .......................................... ....... Percy Bysshe Shelley. 330
The Cry of the Children ..................... ........... Mrs. Browning. 122
The Cry of the Human......

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The Diverting History of John Gilpin........................ Wm. Cowper. 319
The Dream of Eugene Aram...........

..... Thos. Hood. 138
The Dying Christian..........

............... Alex. Pope. 128

The Great Bell Roland .............

......... Theodore Tilton. 290

The High Tide on the coast of Lincolnshire...............Jean Ingelow. 151

The Mantle of St. John de Matha... .............J. G. Whittier. 282

The March to Moscow ......

.................... Southey. 313

The May Queen ...........

................. Tennyson. 155

The Nation's Dead ..................

......................... 173

The Old Clock on the Stairs .............

.... Longfellow. 136

The Proud Miss MacBride........... .............John G. Saxe. 198

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