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Grand ther Baldwin s Thanksgiving, with Other Ballads and Poems –by: Horatio Alger, Jr.

Horatio Alger, better known for his juvenile fiction, also penned some great poetry. His Ballads, including the 8 war poems and his odes, are collected in this volume.

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BALLADS

By Horatio Alger, Jr.

1875

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BALLADS. Grand'ther Baldwin's Thanksgiving St. Nicholas Barbara's Courtship The Confession Rose in the Garden Phoebe's Wooing The Lost Heart John Maynard Friar Anselmo

MISCELLANEOUS POEMS. In the Church at Stratford on Avon Mrs. Browning's Gra...

Music As A Language Lectures to Music Students –by: Ethel Home

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Oxford University Press

London Edinburgh Glasgow New York Toronto Melbourne Bombay

Humphrey Milford M.A. Publisher to the University

MUSIC AS A LANGUAGE

LECTURES TO MUSIC STUDENTS

BY

ETHEL HOME HEAD MISTRESS OF THE KENSINGTON HIGH SCHOOL G.P.D.S.T.

OXFORD AT THE CLARENDON PRESS 1916

PREFACE

The following lectures were delivered to music students between the years 1907 and 1915. They have been partly rewritten so as to be intelligible to a different audience, for in all cases the lectures were followed by a dis...

Unfinished Portraits Stories of Musicians and Artists

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UNFINISHED PORTRAITS

BOOKS BY THE SAME AUTHOR

KATE WETHERILL A PILLAR OF SALT THE SON OF A FIDDLER UNCLE WILLIAM SIMEON TETLOW'S SHADOW HAPPY ISLAND MR. ACHILLES THE TASTE OF APPLES THE WOMAN IN THE ALCOVE AUNT JANE THE IBSEN SECRET THE SYMPHONY PLAY

[Illustration: The great picture gathered to itself shape, and glowed. Page 253]

UNFINISHED PORTRAITS

STORIES OF MUSICIANS AND ARTISTS

BY

JENNETTE LEE

Schubert Titian Chopin Giorgione Bach Leonard...

The Flying Cuspidors –by: V. R. Francis

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A trumpet tooter in love can be a wonderful sight, if Local 802 will forgive our saying so; when extraterrestrials get involved too oh brother! V. R. Francis, who lives in California and has previously appeared in men's magazines, became 21 and sold to FANTASTIC UNIVERSE all in the same week.

the flying cuspidors

by ... V. R. Francis

This was love, and what could be done about it? It's been happening to guys for a long time, now.

Hotlips Grogan may not be as handsome and good looking like me or as brainy a...

Sixty Years of California Song –by: Margaret Blake Alverson

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SIXTY YEARS OF CALIFORNIA SONG

Margaret Blake Alverson

M.B. ALVERSON 1913

[Transcriber's Note: Numerous typographical errors and misspellings (especially of non English words and names) in the original text have been corrected in this e text, where the correct spelling could be confirmed.]

[Illustration: "Should Auld Acquaintance be forgot?"

Margaret Blake Alverson

Webster Photo, Oakland, 1912 ]

Address all correspondence to

MRS. MARGARET BLAKE ALVERSON 1429 SECOND AVENUE OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA

Copyright 1913 by MARGARET BLAKE ALVERSON All rights r...

Victory: An Island Tale –by: Joseph Conrad

Recollections of the life of Axel Heyst, one-time manager of the liquidated Tropical Belt Coal Company in a fictitious island in the Pacific. After retreating from society in response to his professional failures, the misanthrope is drawn back by a romantic affair. (Introduction by S. Kovalchik)

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VICTORY: AN ISLAND TALE

By Joseph Conrad

Contents

NOTE TO THE FIRST EDITION

AUTHOR'S NOTE

PART ONE

CHAPTER ONE

CHAPTER TWO

CHAPTER THREE

CHAPTER FOUR

CHAPTER FIVE

CHAPTER SIX

CHAPTER SEVEN

PART TWO

CHAPTER ONE

CHAPTER TWO

CHAPTER THREE

CHAPTER...

Parsifal A Mystical Drama By Richard Wagner Retold In The Spirit Of The Bayreuth Interpretation –by: Oliver Huckel

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PARSIFAL: A DRAMA BY WAGNER

RETOLD BY OLIVER HUCKEL

BOOKS BY DR. HUCKEL

MENTAL MEDICINE Some practical suggestions from a spiritual standpoint (Cloth, $1.00 net)

THE MELODY OF GOD'S LOVE An interpretation of the Twenty Third Psalm (Cloth, 75 cts. net)

WAGNER'S MUSIC DRAMAS Retold in English Verse

PARSIFAL TANNH"AUSER LOHENGRIN RHEINGOLD WALK"URE

(Each, cloth, 75 cents net)

THOMAS Y. CROWELL & CO.

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Parsifal

A MYSTICAL DRAMA BY RICHARD WAGNER RETOLD IN THE SPIRIT OF THE BAYREUTH INTERPRETATION BY

Oliver Hucke...

A Collection of Ballads

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Transcribed by David Price, email ccx074@coventry.ac.uk

A Collection of Ballads

Contents:

Sir Patrick Spens Battle Of Otterbourne Tam Lin Thomas The Rhymer "Sir Hugh; Or The Jew's Daughter" Son Davie! Son Davie! The Wife Of Usher's Well The Twa Corbies The Bonnie Earl Moray Clerk Saunders Waly, Waly Love Gregor; Or, The Lass Of Lochroyan The Queen's Marie Kinmont Willie Jamie Telfer The Douglas Tragedy The Bonny Hind Young Bicham The Loving Ballad Of Lord Bateman The Bonnie House O' Airly Rob Roy The Battle Of Killie Crankie Annan Water The Elphin Nourrice Cos...

Musical Memories

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[Illustration: The Master, Camille Saint Sa"ens]

MUSICAL MEMORIES

BY CAMILLE SAINT SA"ENS

TRANSLATED BY EDWIN GILE RICH Translator of Lafond's " Ma Mitrailleuse ," etc.

[Illustration: (A publisher's seal, inscribed "SCIRE QVOD SCIENDVM".)]

BOSTON SMALL, MAYNARD & COMPANY

PUBLISHERS

1919, BY SMALL, MAYNARD & COMPANY (INCORPORATED)

CONTENTS

CHAPTER I MEMORIES OF MY CHILDHOOD

II THE OLD CONSERVATOIRE

III VICTOR HUGO

IV THE HISTORY OF AN OP'ERA COMIQUE

V LOUIS GALLET

VI HISTORY AND MYTHOLOGY IN OPERA

VII ART FOR A...

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