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.
By Horatio Alger, Jr.
Grand'ther Baldwin's Thanksgiving
Rose in the Garden
The Lost Heart
In the Church at Stratford on Avon
Mrs. Browning's Gra...
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HEAD MISTRESS OF THE KENSINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
AT THE CLARENDON PRESS
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...
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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
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STORIES OF MUSICIANS AND ARTISTS
Schubert Titian Chopin Giorgione Bach Leonard...
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.
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
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...
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)
VICTORY: AN ISLAND TALE
By Joseph Conrad
NOTE TO THE FIRST EDITION
PARSIFAL: A DRAMA BY WAGNER
RETOLD BY OLIVER HUCKEL
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Some practical suggestions from a spiritual
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THE MELODY OF GOD'S LOVE
An interpretation of the Twenty Third Psalm
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WAGNER'S MUSIC DRAMAS
Retold in English Verse
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A MYSTICAL DRAMA BY RICHARD WAGNER RETOLD IN THE SPIRIT OF THE BAYREUTH
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A Collection of Ballads
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...
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BY CAMILLE SAINT SA"ENS
TRANSLATED BY EDWIN GILE RICH Translator of Lafond's " Ma Mitrailleuse ," etc.
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BOSTON SMALL, MAYNARD & COMPANY
1919, BY SMALL, MAYNARD & COMPANY (INCORPORATED)
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...
A selection of Beethoven’s letters from the compilation by Dr. Ludwig Nohl and translated by Lady Grace Wallace.