A Book of Victorian Poetry and Prose

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CUP Archive, 1915 - 257 pages

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Contents

THOMAS CARLYLE Happiness
3
JANE WELSH CARLYLE Bread Making
11
ARTHUR PENRHYN STANLEY Arnold at Rugby
22
HARRIET MARTINEAU Pleasure and Pain
28
HENRY THOMAS BUCKLE The Invention of Gunpowder
41
THOMAS HENRY HUXLEY An Ideal University
48
POETRY
50
JOHN KEBLE Prayer among the Mountains
59
J B LEICESTER WARREN LORD DE TABLEY Jael
123
PAGE
140
CHARLES LEVER The Hanging of Major Monsoon
146
EDWARD BULWER LYTTON Village Fair Amusements
152
WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY The 29th December
159
A Brontë Hero
166
MRS GASKELL A Visit to an Old Bachelor
172
CHARLES KINGSLEY Fairies
181

THOMAS LOVELL BEDDOES The Song of Veronica
65
ROBERT BROWNING The Bishop orders his Tomb
76
WILLIAM EDMONSTONE AYTOUN Death of King James
89
ROBERT STEPHEN HAWKER A Thought
96
ARTHUR HUGH CLOUGH Qua Cursum Ventus
101
DANTE GABRIEL ROSSETTI The White Ship
109
COVENTRY PATMORE The Love Habit
117
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Father and Son
190
GEORGE GISSING Sundays
198
GEORGE GROTE How to become an Orator
204
THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY England under
210
FREDERICK WILLIAM MAITLAND The Voice of
227
MATTHEW ARNOLD Oxford
240

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