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TABLE OF CONTEXTS.
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The " Nancy Bell"...........................A*. S. Gilbert. 143
Lochinvar.................................Sir Walter Scott. 149
Song of Marion's Men.............William Cullen Bryant. 149
Address to Belzoni's Mummy...............Horace Smith. 151
Elegy Written in a Country Church-yard.. .Thomas Gray. 152
How Sleep the Brave !....................William Collins. 156
A Retrospective Review.....................Thomas Hood. 156
Bugle-song from "The Princess'-....... Alfred Tennyson. 157
To D. Maclise, R.A........................Barry Cornwall. 157
The Cavalier's Song...................William Motherwell. 158
The Raven..............................Edgar Allan Poe. 158
An Ancient Toast......................................... 160
The Old Grenadier's Story...........George W. Thornbury. 161
Morning Meditations........................Thomas Hood. 162
Bannockburn................................Robert Bums. 162
The Burial of Sir John Moore...............Charles Wolfe. 162
A Winter's Night in England...............Gerald Massey. 164
From the "Execution of Montrose"......Wm. E. Aytoun. 165
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The Battle of Ivry...........Thomas Babington Macaulay. 165
Abou Ben Adhem.............................Leigh Hunt. 167
The Destruction of Sennacherib...............Lord Byron. 167
The Charge of the Light Brigade........Alfred Tennyson. 168
The Battle of Blenheim....................Robert Soutliey. 168
The Warden of the Cinque Ports.........................
..........................Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. 169
The Night before the Battle of Waterloo.....Lord Byron. 170
Life Lessons............................................... 171
Hohenlinden.............................Thomas Campbell. 172
How They Brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix..
.......................................Robert Browning. 173
The Last Leaf......................Oliver Wendell Holmes. 174
My Lost Youth..............Henry Wadsioorth Longfellow. 175
The King of Denmark's Ride........Mrs. Caroline Norton. 176
The Burial of the Minnisiuk.............H. W. Longfellow. 176
The Bivouac of the Dead................Theodore O'Hara. 177
The End of the Play........William Makepeace Thackeray. 178
OUR CHILDREN'S SACRED SONGS.
Part I.�HYMNS FOR THE NURSERY.
Cradle Hymn..................................Isaac Watts. 1S1
A Morning Prayer......................................... 181
An Evening Prayer........................................ 1S2
The Morning Bright....................................... 1S2
Evening is Falling Asleep in the West. .From, the German. 182
Jesus, Tender Shepherd, Hear Me..........31. L. Duncan. 182
A Child's Prayer...................Samuel Henry Dickson. 182
A Song of Praise..............................Isaac Watts. 183
A Child's Petition......................................... 1S3
Long Ago the Lord of Glory.............................. 183
The Childhood of Jesus................................... 1S3
Child's Vesper Hymn............Francis Turner Palgrave. 184
Dear Jesus, Ever at My Side.................F.W. Faber. 1S4
Hear My Prayer, O Heavenly Father........Harriet Parr. 1S4
Evening Prayer...........................Bernard Barton. 184
Great Shepherd of the Sheep.............................. 1S6
By Cool Siloam's Shady Rill...............Reginald Heber. 1S6
See the Good Shepherd..................Philip Doddridge. 1S6
Christmas Carol........................................... 1S6
I Think, When I Read That Sweet Story of Old.......... 188
There is a Green Hill Far Away.......................... 18S
Let Dogs Delight to Bark and Bite...........Isaac Watts. 188
How Doth the Little Busy Bee................Isaac Watts. 183
All Things Beautiful...........................John Keble. ISO
A Child's Hymn............Abridged from Charles Wesley. 189
Christmas Carol.........................Christina Rossetti. 190
I Want to Be an Angel..........................Miss Gill. 190
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks.....Xahum Tate. 190
The Children at the Gates...............James Edmeston. 191
Saviour, WTho Didst from Heaven Come Down............
......................................Covnt Zinzendorf. 191
A Child's Morning Hymn.................................
..........Lamartine (translated by Camelia M'Fadden). 192
A Child's Evening Hymn... .............................. 192
Part II.�HYMNS
Morning Hymn..................Francis Turner Palgrave. 193
Now that the Day-star Glimmers Bright..................
................Translated from the Latin, by Newman. 193
Moraine........................................John Keble. 193
Evening........................................John Keble. 194
Glorji to Thee, My God, This Night..........Bishop Ken. 194
O Sacred Head, Now Wounded. .Abr. from Paul Gerhardt. 194 From Greenland's Icy Mountains.. .Bisho2) Reginald Heber. 195
Greek Vesper Hymn.............Translated by J. M. Neale. 195
Whilst Thee I Seek, Protecting Power....................
...................................Harriet M. Williams. 195
How Sweetly Flowed the Gospel's Sound.................
.....................................Sir John Bowring. 196
Baptismal Hymn...........................Henry Alford. 196
The God of Bethel............................John Logan. 196
Rock of Ages......................A bridged from Toplady. 196
Nearer, My God, to Thee............Sarah Flower Adams. 197
FOR CHILDHOOD.
Jesus, Lover of My Soul...................Charles Wesley. 197
My Lord, My Love, was Crucified.............John Mason. 197
Calm on the Listening Ear of Night.......Edmund Sears. 198
Jerusalem the Golden..................Bernard if Clugny. 199
There is a Land of Pure Delight..............Isaac Watts. 199
Jerusalem, My Happy Home.............................. 199
Just As I Am............................Charlotte Elliott. 200
How Firm a Foundation, Ye Saints of the Lord.. Kirkham. 200
Prayer of Faith...............................Ray Palmer. 200
The God of My Childhood....................F.W. Faber. 201
When All Thy Mercies, O My God........Joseph Addison. 201
O Jesu, Thou Art Standing............................... 201
The Star of Bethlehem.................Henry Kirke White. 202
Our Blest Redeemer, Ere He Breathed.....Harriet Auber. 202
Brightest and Best of the Sons of the Morning...........
.........................................Bishop Heber. 202
The Spacious Firmament on High........Joseph Addison. 203
INDEX OF FIRST LINES
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