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Pilarsire they? When or the Drama, an be contemporainly cal
tette some of the Why called 'le, Miracle For What was be ma

Baid of his works? What is the title of the work of Sidney! Wha

does Hallam say? (W
ekiel oge extant?

(note.)
JOHN HEYWOOD, (p. 70.)

CHRISTOPHER
What is said of the age of Queen Eliza-
beth? (note.) To what does the name of What commonly ea!
John Heywood introduce us! How many he contemporary? Da
divisions in the history of the Drama, and For what was he me
what are they? When were the Miracle For what now! Repei
Plays in rogue? Why called so? What rigal ? (note.)
Tere some of their subjects? By whom
acted! What is said of them? What was
the next division? What were “Moral

ROBERT SOLT
Plays" What is said of them? What Date of birth and
scriptural character in them? What is said cated? Where did he
of the Interludes?" Why did the Moral did he attach himsell
Plays" die away? What successful writer and in what capacity
of them? Date of his birth and death? | be meet with! For
What of his genius? What did he expose? | What was the resu
What is the name of one of his best Inter guilty? What is sai
lader! What is it, and who were the cha- tion? Did he do at
racters! How does the piece open? What I had a right to do?
does the Pardoner say? What the Palmer? | down opinions by f
How does the Pardoner reply? What says lines. What is said
the Poticary? What the Pedler? What does | What is said of his
the Pedler propose to end the dispute? Who go by turns," and

said cated

of birth anh

hy did the

of them are away? W

What is the genius ? 118 birth 290? Writer/ did he att hem did he
facters, What is het of one of hid he exhath? hem what conneely

es the Pardo does the who were est Inter / What was in to

begins! Who gains the victory? Repeat
the lines. What exclamations follow?

“Troilus and Creseida.” Of the “Romaunt made? When did Wiclif die! What Con-
of the Rose.” Of “ The House of Fame." vocation twenty-four years after? What did
of “ The Flower and the Leaf.” Who has it decree? When was the Latin Vulgate first
imitated Chaucer's “ House of Fame," and in printed? When the Hebrew? When the
what? Repeat the lines from Pope, (note.) Greek? What did the Monks say of them!
What books referred to ? (note, p. 33.) | What did one of the priests declare? Date

of Tyndale's birth and death? In whose
JOHN GOWER, (p. 34.)

reigns did he flourish? Where was he edu.
In whose reigns did he flourish? With cated? What is said of his scholarship?
whom contemporary? When die? In what What did a priest once say to him? What
does he resemble Chaucer? In what differ was Tyndale's noble reply? Where did Tyn-
from him? What is his chief work? What dale go in 1523? For what purpose? When
is its subject? Give an account of the story did he finish his translation of the Testa-
of Florent.

ment? What was the result? How was his

retreat at Antwerp discovered? What is
JAMES I. OF SCOTLAND, (p. 38.)

done to him? What efforts made to release
Who was he? When born? How, and by him? With what success? How was he em-
whom was he imprisoned? For what are we ployed in prison? What was finally done to
indebted to his imprisonment? What is his him? Give an account of his martyrdom
chief poetical work? His merits as a king? and last prayer. Repeat the lines on his
How dic, and when? What is said of him death. How was his prayer answered!
as a poet?

What is said of his translation?
WILLIAM CAXTON, (p. 42.)

SIR THOMAS WYATT, (p. 55.)
In whose reigns did he flourish? Why Date of birth and death? With whose
will his name ever be cherished? Repeat name is his generally associated! For what
the verses in his praise. Give the outline of was he early distinguished? What were his
his life. What is said of the history of print- accomplishments? What were some of the
ing? (note.) What two cities claim the honor traits of his character? On what mission
of the discovery? Who discovered the prin was he sent? What was the cause of his
ciple of the art? Who invented movable | death? What qualities did he unite in his
types? Who first founded types ? State the character? For what was he most distin
conclusion, (note.) What was the first book guished? How did he ennoble learning and
ever printed in the English language, where, poetry? What of his prose writings!
and when? What was the first book printed
in England, and when? What is said of

EARL OF SURREY, (p. 60.)
Caxton's character? How many works did | Date of birth and death? In whose reigns
he print? What works referred to ?

did Surrey and Wyatt flourish? When did
WILLIAM DUNBAR, (p. 44.)

he enter upon public life? What honor was

conferred on him in 1542? What did he do
Date of birth and death? What does Ellis 1544? What effect had his popularity on
say of him? What are his chief poems!

Henry VIII.? Who was his chief malicious
What is the story of the “Thistle and the

enemy? What was done to Surrey? Of
Rose ?" Give an account of “The Dance."

what was he accused? Who was the chief
SIR THOMAS MORE, (p. 47.)

witness against him? What was the charge!

What was the result? When was he judi.
Repegt Thomson's lines. In whose reign

cially murdered? What is said of his cha

cially man
dia be flourish? What is said of him? What I racter? What is said of his endowmental
remark was made of him when a boy? To what of his m

What of his moral virtues? What of his re
what offices was he appointed? Why did he

gard for religion? Repeat the lines on "The
incur the displeasure of Henry VIII.? How | Happy Life
did he die? What does Hume, the historian,
say of his death? What is said of More's

HUGH LATIMER, (p. 65.)
genius and character? Relate the interview

interview Date of birth and death? Where educated!
between him and Erasmus. What couplet 1 By whose means converted? What is sur
isottributed to him? What great incon- l of him durinr the reign of Edward
sistencies did he display? What is his most the reisn of Mary What did he refuse to
celebrated work? Why so called ? (note.)

do? What was the result? Give an ao
What is its character? What are some of

count of his and Ridley's martyrdom. What
the excellent principles in it! Describe the I did Latimer say to Ridley? What is said on
island. What of their trades, &c.? Of tra- his sufferings? What of Ridley's?
velling? Of ale-houses? Of their notions
of wealth? Of hunting? Of laws and law-

SIR JOHN CHEKE, (p. 68.)
vers? Of war? General remarks on the
Utopia? What other works of More are

ore are i Date of birth and death? What professor
mentioned? What of Richard III. and the Ishin did he early fill? To whom was de
princes? How often was he married? What

hat tutor? Milton's lines? (note.) What was
of his first wife? What of his second? What

the consequence of his Protestantism? What
broks recommended to be read?

choice was offered to him? Which did be

take? What followed? When did he die?
WILLIAM TYNDALE, (p. 53.)

What is said of the period in which he
Who gave us the first English Version of flourished? What did he introduce !
the Bible? From what was the translation Groek! How improve English! What

EDMUNDS

Date of birth and
JOHN STILL, (p. 73.)

did he flourish!
Who was John Still? What is the first | What is said of his
comedy in our language? What is said of Gibbon say? How

sizer,"
it? What the characters? Its plot! Give What is a

work did he first pu
an account of it.

wbat capacity did it

grant did he receiv
ROGER ASCHAM, (p. 74.)

reside! Who visit
In whose reiy did he flourish! Where he style him w
educated? What does Johnson sayt (note.) do? What does
To whom was he preceptor? What office did visit to Spenser!
be fill? When did he die? What are his work? Of how m
tro principal works? What is the Toxo- How many is it
philus? Etymology? What is its design? Did he probably
Who are the speakers? What influence had happened to him
his work upon the language? What motive die, and when?
for writing it suggested? (note.) What was ence of his wor!
bis otber work? What does Johnson say of poems? What h
it! What does Ascham say of the influence Queene" from bo
of foreign travel? What criticisms on his is said of the alle
works! note, p. 75.)

say is the end
the hero! Who

Queene"? What
SIR PHILIP SIDNEY, (p. 80.) sent! The kni
What is said of his character? In whose book? Of the
Teign did he flourish? When did he enter the fourth? Of
Oxford? When begin his travels? What Commit- ples
happened to him at Paris ! On what em-Mackintosh say
haxsy sent? Whom did he marry? To what litt? What Car
high post abroad was he elected? Who was prose work? Boo
opposed to his accepting of it, and why?
What public service was he next engaged
in Relate the particulars of his death.
What effect did it produce in England? On
what does his literary reputation rest? How him? Where in
may be be regarded as a prose writer? What did he select
does Cowper say of him? (note,) and what of his marriage

1
does he say of poesy" What is the ArWhat did he te
cadia! Where is the scene of it laid? Who What is his gr
are the heroes of the romance? What is design! To wł
their fortune? What is the other great What is said of

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RICHARD
Date of birth a

said of his works? What is the title of the work of Sidney? What is said of it? What chief one extant?

does Hallam say? (note.) What Warton?

(note.) JOHN HEYWOOD, (p. 70.)

CIIRISTOPHER MARLOW, (p. 87.) What is said of the age of Queen Elizabeth? (note.) To what does the name of What commonly called? With whom was John Heywood introduce us? How many he contemporary ? Date of birth and death? divisions in the history of the Drama, and For what was he most known in his life? what are they? When were the Miracle For what now? Repeat it. What is a madPlays in vogue? Why called so? What rigal? (note.) were some of their subjects? By whom acted? What is said of them? What was the next division? What were “Moral

ROBERT SOUTHWELL, (p. 88.) Plays ?” What is said of them? What Date of birth and death? Where eduscriptural character in them? What is said cated? Where did he go, and to what order of the “Interludes ?” Why did the “Moral did he attach himself? Whence did he go, Plays” die away? What successful writer and in what capacity? What treatment did of them? Dato of his birth and death? he meet with? For what was he tried ? What of his genius? What did he expose ? What was the result? Was he probably What is the name of one of his best Inter- guilty? What is said of the whole transacludes? What is it, and who were the cha tion? Did he do any thing more than he racters? How does the piece open? What had a right to do? What is said of putting does the Pardoner say? What the Palmer? | down opinions by force? Repeat Bryant's How does the Pardoner reply? What says lines. What is said of Southwell's poetry? the Poticary? What the Pedler? What does | What is said of his prose? [Commit “Times the Pedler propose to end the dispute? Who go by turns," and "Scorn not the Least.") begins? Who gains the victory? Repeat the lines. What exclamations follow?

EDMUND SPENSER, (p. 93.)

Date of birth and death? In whose reign JOHN STILL, (p. 73.)

did he flourish? Repeat Thomson's lines. Who was John Still? What is the first What is said of his parentage? What does comedy in our language? What is said of Gibbon say? How did he entor Cambridge ? it? What the characters? Its plot? Give | What is a " sizer," and why so called? What an account of it.

work did he first publish? What is it? In what capacity did he go to Ireland ? What

grant did he receive? Where did he go to ROGER ASCHAM, (p. 74.)

reside? Who visited him there? What did In whose reign did he flourish? Where he style him? What was ho persuaded to educated? What does Johnson say? (note.) do? What does Campbell say of Raleigh's To whom was he preceptor? What office did | visit to Spenser? What is Spenser's great he fill? When did he die? What are his work? Of how many books does it consist? two principal works? What is the Toxo-Ilow many is it said he intended to write ? philus? Etymology? What is its design? Did he probably finish his design? What Who are the speakers? What influence had happened to him in Ireland ? Where did he his work upon the language! What motive die, and when? What is said of the influfor writing it suggested ? (note.) What was ence of his works? What of his minor his other work? What does Johnson say of poems? What have prevented the “Faerie it? What does Ascham say of the influence Qucene" from being generally read? What of foreign travel? What criticisms on his is said of the allegory? What does Spenser works? (note, p. 75.)

say is the “end of all the books"? Who is the hero? Who is intended by the “Faerie

Queene"? What does Prince Arthur reproSIR PHILIP SIDNEY, (p. 80.)

sent? The knight and virtue of the first What is said of his character? In whose book? Of the second? Of the third? Of reign did he flourish! When did he enter the fourth? Of the fifth? Of the sixth ? Oxford? When begin his travels? What [Commit-at pleasure.] What does Sir James happened to him at Paris ? On what em Mackintosh say of Spenser? What does Hazbas y sent? Whom did he marry? To what litt? What Campbell? What is his chief high post abroad was he elected? Who was prose work? Books and criticisms to be read ? opposed to his accepting of it, and why? What public service was he next engaged in? Relate the particulars of his death.

RICILARD IIOOKER, (p. 104.) What effect did it produce in England ? On Date of birth and death? What is said of what does his literary reputation rest? How him? Where educated? What profession may he be regarded as a prose writer? What did he select? Where did he prean h? What does Cowper say of himn? (note,) and what of his marriage? Did he love a city life? does he say of - pocsy?" What is the Ar What did he request? Where did he die ? cadia? Where is the scene of it laid? Who What is his great work called? What its are the heroes of the romance? What is design? To what does it owe its origin? their fortune? What is the other great What is said of its learning? Of its stylo :

FRANCIS BACON, (p. 159.) 1 GEORGE SANT Cemmit Thornson's lines. In whose In whose reign of Isigns did be flourish? Whose son was he! educated? Whendil

bete educated? How there distinguished? work? What of his tru What profession did he choose! Did he con. to his studies to it? What great work did he early plan? What honor did he receive. WILLIAM CHILLI 1803? What subrequent honors! What In whose reigns dill waited him? What inquiry instituted? Baid of him! Where To what did he confess? What were his time? What is his Fonds? What was his punishment? When What object hnd he in did he die? What is his first principal work?' does Locke say of it! What does Stewart say of it? What the froad mentioned? Of what does it treat! How does he divide human learning? What FRANCIS QU'A

How does he that is its object fork given educatechat noble de

botle? What abe between Bacon ana siven educated heigns did

What does Hallam say of it? What works
and criticisms to be read? Best edition ?

WILLLAM SHAKSPEARE,
Repeat Gray's lines. What works referred

to? Best edition of his works? What does
ENGLISH MINSTRELSY, (p. 109.)

Croft say of him? (note.) What does Drake What is said of the minstrels? Where say of his removal to London? In whose were their talents put in requisition? What | reigns did he flourish! Where born? When! of their origin Derivation of the term ? | What is said of his early life? What prove How long did they continue a distinot order? | him to have been a great student? Whom What did they sing and probably compose? | did he marry? When did he remove to LowWhat incidents in history show that they don? What is his history there? His first were held in high estimation? Give an ac play! Repeat the list of his plays in chrocount of their declining popularity? What nological order. When did he retire to the of Sir Patrick Spens? On what founded ? | country? How long did he enjoy his retireWhat is one of the most celebrated English ment? When did he die? What is said of ballads? What does Sidney say of it? On his children, and their descendants? How what founded? [Commit at pleasure.] has he written his own eulogy? Repeat the

lines. What does Ben Jonson say of him?

What Dryden? (Repeat the extract most
QUEEN ELIZABETH, (p. 117.) richly worth committing.) (Commit from
Birth and death? What of her poetry? the poet, at pleasure.]
What is one of her best pieces? Give the
historical incident on which it is founded.

BEAUMONT AND FLETCIIER, (p. 143.)
What does Headley say of it?

What of their friendship and union!
Birth and death of Francis Beaumont: Of

John Fletcher? Of what do their plays 002-
TRANSLATION OF THE BI

sist? What is said of their lyrics? Comunit

the extracts. What was the chief cause of the superiority of the age of Elizabeth in literature? (note.) What most important undertaking in James

SIR WALTER RALEIGH, (p. 146.)
I.'s reign? How many versions of the Bible In whose reigns did he flourish? What is
subsequent to Tyndale's are here named? said of him! Where educated? How did he
Mention them in order. What of Coverdale's? | spend his time in France! To what danger
Of Matthewe's? Of Cranmer's? Of Tavern there exposed! What did he do in 1579?
er's of the Geneva? The Bishop's? The What was the result of the expedition!
Douay 1 What of King James's or our own what was granted him in 1584? What did
present version? What were the reasons he do? What in 1585? Result? When was
why it was undertaken? When was a con | tobacco first carried into England? What
ference held of the clergy of all denomina- | in 1594? What did he publish | How treated
tions? What did the king (James I.) do? | by James? Of what accused! What is said
How many of those first commissioned to l of the trial, and result? How did he em-
translate the Bible died or resigned before ploy his prison hours? What did he do in
it was begun? How many were left? How 16157 Result? What of his death? What
divided ? How did they proceed in their does Sir Egerton Brydges say? What is
task? What cautions did they take to pre said of his character, and learning! How
vent errors? When was the result pub distinguished? Dates of his history? What
lished! Under what title? What is said of does Hume say of it? What Tytler? What
the translation as & whole? What does other works did he write? What does
Adam Clarke say? What does strict truth Headley say of him? What is said of his
require? What is one of the greatest de poetry by Sir Egerton Brydges ? (note.)
fects in the translation ? (note.) Give ex What does Spenser style him? [Commit
amples. Why this historical view given? “The Nymph's Reply, and the Soul's
Repeat Mrs. Ellis's remarks, (note.)

Errand," and the “Sonnet upon the Faerie
Queene.]

LADY ELIZABETH CAREY, (p. 154.)
THOMAS SACKVILLE, (p. 121.)

When flourish? What did she write? In whose reigns did he flourish? Why does he deserve consideration? Give an account of his tragedy? By what poem is he

SAMUEL DANIEL, (p. 155.) best known? What are its character and In whose reigns did he flourish? What is degign? What portion did he write of it? | his chief work? What is its character? Who finished it? What is said of Sackville's | What does Headley say of bim? 100 powers as a poet? Repeat some of the cha- | the three last verses of Richard the Second's racters ?

Soliloquy.)

In whose reigns did the third? What is its object? What the farth? What rank has this work given educated? What pret hita? Difference between Bacon and Aris- With what noble obie title? What does he say of the office and become secretary? W date of man! What does he call the key to when? What does V the temple of knowledge? What remark. What remarks up able passage in his will? Best editions, and does lealley sar! books, dan referred to? (Commit at plear | etical works? Wha

Commit at pleasur

"Hope in Gol," ar JOHIN DONNE, (p. 165.)

is his principal pro

Headley say of it! U In whose reigns did be flourish? How opular in his life? How now? What prolesson did he enter? Of what do his poems consist? What of them? In what class of paketa does he rank? Of what do his prose racter of his poetry writings consist? What does Walton say of When did he die

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RICHARD CR
MICHAEL DRAYTON, (p. 169.)
When did he flourish! What is his chief In whose reigns :
York? Give an account of it. What other said of his character

"To what ch Fotks? For what now most valueill What called

self! What do his books referred to

of his attainments!

a Prayer-book? BEN JONSON, (p. 172.)

twenty-third Psalm In whose reigns did he flourish? Give an woont of his life. Of what do his works

PHINEAS F consist? How is he compared with Shakspeare! How does old Fuller compare them?

In whose reigns What is said of his lyrical pieces? What of did he study? W his prose? Commit Directions for writ- What is his chief ing well.

What its characte herd's life, and

ness." GEORGE HERBERT, (p. 175.) Who was he? When did he flourish? What are his chief works? How does he WILLIAM rank as a poet?

Dates of birth

cated? What is THOMAS CAREW, (N. 177.)

poris? What In whose reigns did he flourish! What is the character of his poems? What does Headley say of his poetry? What Campa bell! But on what subjects did he employ

In whose reis his talentat

protestation did GERVASE MARKHAM, (p. 179.)

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poetry?

JOSEPT

SIR THOMAS OVERBURY, (p. 125.)

GILES FLETCHER, (p. 158.)
In whoge reigns flourish? What of him? In whose reigns did he flourish? What
Why, and how killed, and by whorn? By does Wood say of him? What is his chief
what is he best known?

characters did sion! What of

to him in conseq

sequent history When did he flourish? When did be com- How known as mence author! What was the character of Say of his poems his publications! What of his popularity? What was Po

| poem? What does Campbell say of him?

FRANCIS BACON, (p. 159.)

GEORGE SANDYS, (p. 180.) [Commit Thomson's lines.] In whose In whose reign did he flourish? Where reigns did he flourish? Whose son was he?' educated? When did he die? His principal Where educated? How there distinguished? work? What of his travels ? What profession did he choose? Did he confine his studies to it? What great work did he early plan? What honor did he receive,'

he popote WILLIAM CIIILLING WORTH, (p. 182.) 1603? What subsequent honors? What In whose reigns did he flourish? What is awaited him? What inquiry instituted ? said of him? Where did he study for some To what did he confess? What were his time? What is his great work called? words? What was his punishment? When What object had he in writing it? What did he die? What is his first principal work? does Locke say of it? What Gibbon? What does Stewart say of it? What the second mentioned? Of what does it treat? How does he divide human learning? What

FRANCIS QUARLES, (p. 186.) the third ? What is its object? What the In whose reigns did he flourish? Where fourth? What rank has this work given educated? What profession did he study? him? Difference between Bacon and Aris-With what noble object? To whom did he totle? What does he say of the office and become secretary? Where did he die, and duty of man? What does he call the key to when? What does Montgomery say of liim? the temple of knowledge? What remark- What remarks upon his writings? What able passage in his will ? Best editions, and doey Healey say? What are his chief pobooks, &c., referred to? [Commit at plea- etical works? What are his emblems? sure.]

Commit at pleasure. “The World," and * Hope in God," are recommended. What

is his principal prose work? What does JOIIN DONNE, (p. 165.)

Headley say of it?" (Commit at pleasure.] In whose reigns did he flourish? How popular in his life? How now? What profession did he enter? Of what do his poems

WILLIAM DRUMMOND, (p. 190.) consist? What of them? In what class of what is said of him? What of the chapoets does he rank? Of what do his prose racter of his poetry? What of his sonnets? writings consist? What docs Walton say of When did he die? [Commit “On Sleep," him?

and "To the Nightingale."]

MICHAEL DRAYTON, (p. 169.)

RICHARD CRASHAW, (p. 192.) When did he flourish? What is his chief In whose reigns did he flourish? What is work? Give an account of it. What other said of his character? What are his poems works? For what now most valued? What called? To what church did he attach him. books referred to ?

self? What do his poems display! What of his attainments? What of his "Lines on

a Prayer-book"? (Commit his version of the BEN JONSON, (p. 172.)

twenty-third Psalm.] In whose reigns did he flourish? Give an account of his life. Of what do his works consist? How is he compared with Shaks PHINEAS FLETCHER, (p. 195.) peare? How does old Fuller compare them? In whose reigns did he flourish? Where What is said of his lyrical pieces? What of did he study? What profession did he enter? his prose? Commit "Directions for writ What is his chief poem called? What is it? ing well."]

What its character? Commit «The Shep

herd's Life," and "Decay of Iluman GreatGEORGE HERBERT, (p. 175.)

ness.”] Who was he? When did he flourish? What are his chief works? How does he

WILLIAM IIABINGTON, (p. 197.) rank as a poet?

Dates of birth and death? Where educated? What is the title of his volume of

poems? THOMAS CAREW, (p. 177.)

What of his history? Of his

poetry? In whose reigns did he flourish? What is the character of his pocms? What does Headley say of his poetry? What Camp

JOSEPH HALL, (p. 199.) bell? But on what subjects did he employ

In whose reigns did he flourish? What his talents ?

characters did he unite? Or what profession? What office did he hold? In what

protestation did he unite? What was done GERVASE MARKHAM, (p. 179.) to him in consequence? What was his sub

sequent history? At what age did he die! When did he flourish? When did he com How known as a poet? What does Warton mence author? What was the character of say of his poems? What is their chief fault? his publications? What of his popularity? | What was Popo's testimony concerning

cumstances! W EDWARD HYDE, (p. 260.)

By what ruse

What is said of
In whose reigns did he flourish? With
The time connected? Where educated ? paragraph of
What profession did he study? What after Puritans, note.
Tards did he turn his attention to? What prose?
side did he takel Whom had he for an op-
j bent? Where did Hyde accompany

SIR THOM
Charles! His situation there? How after
wards rewarded? What influence had he?! In whose reis
What followed? When, and where die? His profession did bu
prioripal literary work? What is said of reivot What al
Charles I.! (note.) What does the Edinburgh What is said
Levice ay or Clarendon's great work? of his Prulsa

lydriotaphia?
SIR MATTHEW HALE, (p. 274.)

scribe his study What is said of Hale? In whose reign did

Soliloquies of

Lady.
be flourish? What profession did he enter?
What course did he take in the civil war!
Pas right? Who first appointed him
jalge? Who next? How did he discharge What is he

IZAAL

them? [Commit “The Client and Lawyer,” does Dr. Johnson say of him as a poet!
and “Domestic Tutor." What is said of What is said of his prose compared with bis
him as a prose writer? Which of his prose poetry? What is the criticism of Dr. John-
works are now most known? What has he son? Of Dr. Drake? Best edition?
been styled ? [Commit lines from Burns,
(note.)]

SIR WILLIAM DAVENANT, (p. 231.)

Dates of birth and death? Where born, RICHARD LOVELACE, (p. 205.)

and educated? What honor did he resive! When born? Where educated? What does Meaning of poet-laureate Date of the office! old Anthony Wood say of him? What of his Who have filled it successively! What office history and misfortunes? When die, and did he hold in the civil wars! Where did he how?

go when the royal cause declined? On what
expedition sent? Result? How was his life

spared? On what does his fame chietly rest?
THOMAS FULLER, (p. 207.)

Its story in full ? In whose reigns did he flourish? Where educated? Of what profession? What of his promotions! Give the outline of his

MARGARET, DUCHESS OF NEWCASTLE life. What is the first of his works here

(p. 236.) mentioned? What is its character? What When did she flourish? What of her early the second? What of it? What the third ? | tastes? Where did she go? To whom man The fourth? The fifthWhat is said of ried? What of her literary labors? his character? Of his learning? Of his memory? [Commit Aphorisms, at pleasure.] What touching appeal does he make for the

JOHN MILTON, (p. 239.) African? What does Gibbon say of the obli- Repeat the lines of Thomson, Gray, and gations of a scholar to his teacher? (note.) | Wordsworth. How does Milton rank among What are Burton's six reasons for marriage? | English poets? In whose reigns did be (note.) What duty does Bacon enjoin upon flourish? When, and where born? Where every man? (note.)

did he imbibe his principles of liberty! In

what was he early instructed? What infoROBERT HERRICK, (p. 213.) ence had it on him? Where educated?

Where did he go after leaving the universite In whose reigns did he flourish? What is

ty? For how long? How employed? What said of him as a poet? What profession did

remark did he make? Which of his minor he enter? What does the Retrospective Re

poems did he write while in the university ! view say of him as a poet? [Commit “To Which at his father's? When did he go to Daffodils," "To Primroses,”. “To Blossoms," Italy? How did he rank? Whom did he &c.]

visit? What did he do on his return home!

In what controversy engage? How did he CATHERINE PHILIPS, (p. 216.)

sustain himself in it? Whom did he marry!

What is said of the connection? To what Dates of birth and death? Whose daugh-l office appointed in 1649? For how long had ter? Under what name did she write? How his eyesight been failing him? What cause? esteemed by her contemporaries?

When, and in what labor did it entirely fail!

What did he say of it? (note 3, p. 200.) What
JEREMY TAYLOR, (p. 218.)

is said of him at the Restoration? To what

did he devote himself? When was the ParaWhat is said of him? In whose reigns did | dise Lost published? What did he receive he flourish? Where educated? To whom for it? When Paradise Regained? What is did he become chaplain? What happened to his first poetical work, and what is its subhim 1644? Where did he establish a school? Lject? What the second? Third? Fourth? What does he say of his retirement? What | Fifth? Sixth? Seventh? Eighth? Ninthat affliction did he meet with? What honor

? What honor Tenth? Best edition of his works? Books did he receive at the Restoration ? When referred to? What does Brydges say of did he die? What is said of his writings? | Johnson's life of Milton! What of AddiWhat is his greatest work? What is its ob son's Essays on Paradise Lost? (note.) When iect? How has it been described? What is I did he compose his ode on Christ's Nativity! his most popular work? What does an What does Brydges say of it! What is the eminent critic say of him? [Commit “ On l subject of Lucidas? What do Addison and Prayer," "On Content,” and Thomson's Warton say of it? What is the fable of lines, in note.]

Comuis? (note.) [Commit" Invocation to

Light,” “Rome," « Athens," - Evening in ABRAHAM COWLEY, (p. 225.)

Paradise,” and “Hymn on the Nativity."

What is said of the proge works of Milton! What is said of him? In whose reigns did I of what subjects do they treat? To bat he flourish? For what was he distinguished owing? What does Burnet say of them in college? What early gave him a taste for What Brydges? What did Milton publish poetry i To what cause did he attach him- in 1642? What remarkable sentiment in its self? What is said of him at the Restorar / What character does Dr. Symmons tion? How was he esteemed at his death? | him? What Sir Egerton Brydges? WOS How are hig poetical works divided? What rank is awarded to him on the wholet

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Who are the
account of Fa

hortation to
ISAAC BARROW, (p. 278.)
What is sail of him? In whose reign did
he flourish? What profession did he first

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study? Why did he change it, and for what? Dates of
To what professorship elected in 16607 In and educated
18027 In 1663? To whom did he resign the in Scotland
last? Why? What honor, 1072? When did net say of bir
he die? What of his mind and character?
What did Charles II. call him? What of his
simons? What noble moral sentiment re-

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has written

ANDREW MARVELL, (p. 252)

EDY
Why does Marvell deserve especially to be What is
remembered? What is said of his character? In whose
In what otice did he assist Milton! What said of him
of their relations? How honored in 1660 Whither
How did he discharge his duties? How of him att
Tota! Give the anecdote of the attempt to net say of
libe him. "To whom did he become obnox are his chise
Jous? How threatened? How affected by allam

What is said of his prose writings?
What of the friendship between him and
Milton? How did he defend Milton? What
of bis poetry? Commit The Emigrants. Terrat

reigns :

parents? OWEN FELLTHAM, (1.288.)

way of his When did he flourish? What of his his on him? tory! What is his chief work? What its pression character? Of its sentiments?

the Bapti

What a
SAMUEL BUTLER, (p. 232.)

How lon

Ware the
Of what is Butler the author? In whose his own
teignas did he fourish! How was his carly books by
life employed? When did he first conceive the lines
the len of his poem? When was the first relend
part published? When the second? When Bay of hi
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