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LIBRARY OF THE WORLD'S BEST LITERATURE ANCIENT AND MODERN

CHARLES DUDLEY WARNER

EDITOR

HAMILTON WRIGHT MABIE LUCIA GILBERT RUNKLE GEORGE HENRY WARNER

ASSOCIATE EDITORS

Connoisseur Edition

VOL. VIII.

NEW YORK THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY

Connoisseur Edition

LIMITED TO FIVE HUNDRED COPIES IN HALF RUSSIA

No . ..........

Copyright, 1896, by R. S. PEALE AND J. A. HILL All rights reserved

THE ADVISORY COUNCIL

CRAWFORD H. TOY, A. M., LL. D., Professor of Hebrew, HARVARD UNIVERSITY, Cambridge, Mass.

THOMAS R. LOUNSBURY, LL. D., L. H. D., Professor of English in the Sheffield Scientific School of YALE UNIVERSITY, New Haven, Conn.

WILLIAM M. SLOANE, PH. D., L. H. D., Professor of History and Political Science, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY, Princeton, N. J.

BRANDER MATTHEWS, A. M., LL. B., Professor of Literature, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, New York City.

JAMES B. ANGELL, LL. D., President of the UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, Ann Arbor, Mich.

WILLARD FISKE, A. M., PH. D., Late Professor of the Germanic and Scandinavian Languages and Literatures, CORNELL UNIVERSITY, Ithaca, N. Y.

EDWARD S. HOLDEN, A. M., LL. D., Director of the Lick Observatory, and Astronomer, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, Berkeley, Cal.

ALCÉE FORTIER, LIT. D., Professor of the Romance Languages, TULANE UNIVERSITY, New Orleans, La.

WILLIAM P. TRENT, M. A., Dean of the Department of Arts and Sciences, and Professor of English and History, UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH, Sewanee, Tenn.

PAUL SHOREY, PH. D., Professor of Greek and Latin Literature, UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, Chicago, Ill.

WILLIAM T. HARRIS, LL. D., United States Commissioner of Education, BUREAU OF EDUCATION, Washington, D. C.

MAURICE FRANCIS EGAN, A. M., LL. D., Professor of Literature in the CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA, Washington, D. C.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

VOL. VIII

LIVED PAGE JOHN CALVIN 1509 1564 3117 BY ARTHUR CUSHMAN McGIFFERT Prefatory Address to the 'Institutes' Election and Predestination ('Institutes of the Christian Religion') Freedom of the Will (same)

LUIZ VAZ DE CAMOENS 1524? 1580 3129 BY HENRY R. LANG From 'The Lusiads' The Canzon of Life Adieu to Coimbra

THOMAS CAMPBELL 1777 1844 3159 Hope ('The Pleasures of Hope') The Fall of Poland (same) The Slave (same) Death and a Future Life (same) Lochiel's Warning The Soldier's Dream Lord Ullin's Daughter The Exile of Erin Ye Mariners of England Hohenlinden The Battle of Copenhagen From the 'Ode to Winter'

CAMPION 1619 3184 BY ERNEST RHYS A Hymn in Praise of Neptune Of Corinna's Singing From 'Divine and Moral Songs' To a Coquette Songs from 'Light Conceits of Lovers'

GEORGE CANNING 1770 1827 3189

Rogero's Soliloquy ('The Rovers') The Friend of Humanity and the Knife Grinder On the English Constitution ('Speech on Parliamentary Reform') On Brougham and South America

CESARE CANTÙ 1807 1895 3199

The Execution ('Margherita Pusterla')

GIOSUE CARDUCCI 1835 3209 BY FRANK SEWALL Roma ('Poesie') Homer ('Levia Gravia') In a Gothic Church ('Poesie') On the Sixth Centenary of Dante ('Levia Gravia') The Ox ('Poesie') Dante ('Levia Gravia') To Satan ('Poesie') To Aurora ('Odi Barbare') Ruit Hora The Mother

THOMAS CAREW 1589? 1639 3221

A Song The Protestation Song The Spring The Inquiry

EMILIA FLYGARE CARLÉN 1807 1892 3225

The Pursuit of the Smugglers ('Merchant House among the Islands')

THOMAS CARLYLE 1795 1881 3231 BY LESLIE STEPHEN Labor ('Past and Present') The World in Clothes ('Sartor Resartus') Dante ('Heroes and Hero Worship') Cromwell (same) The Procession ('French Revolution') The Siege of the Bastille (same) Charlotte Corday (same) The Scapegoat (same)

BLISS CARMAN 1861 3302 BY CHARLES G... Continue reading book >>


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