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PUTNAM’S MONTHLY;

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MAGAZINE

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American Literature, Science, and Art.

VOL. V.

JANUARY TO JULY, 1855.

NEW YORK:
DIX & EDWARDS, 10 PARK PLACE.
LONDON : SAMPSON LOW, SON & CO.

MDCCCLV.

ENTERED, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1855, by

DIX & EDWARDS, Irthe Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York.

HOLMAN & GRAY,
PRINTERS AND STEREOTYPERS,
Cor. Centre and White Sts.

ARE ALL MEN DESCENDED FROM ADAM. 79
A WATER STUDY.....

192
(AMERICAN ORATORS–ROFUS CHOATE.. 347
ABBOTT'S LIFE OF NAPOLEON.. 429
AMERICA FOR THE AMERICANS.

533
AVERICAN TRAVELERS

561
AUSTRALIANA

598
ABOUT Barss.

629
BESSIE..

240
BAG OF WIND..

250

BEARBROOK ARCHIVES :-A FAMILY

Party. FEAST OF THE CRANBER-

RIES

299

BALL AT THE TUILERIES

360

BIRTH-PLACE OF MOZART..

510

BEASTS OF THE PRAIRIES..

526

CURIOSITIES OF PURITAN HISTORY

TOLERATION..

368

COMPENSATION OFFICE...

459

COCNT DE CAGLIOSTRO.

497

CRCISE IN THE FLYING DUTCHMAN.... 516

CAPE COD—THE SHIPWRECK.

632

STAGE Coach VIEWS.... 637

DIPLOMACY AND CANNON Balls. 113

DOUBLE VEIL....

405

DAWES OF VIRGINIA

472

DESIRE OF THE MOTH..

631

FIFTY-FocR HUNDRED YEARS AGO... 608

GLIMPSES OF FRENCH LIFE—THE RES-

TORATION.

155

GREAT CITIES.

254

GENICS OF CHARLES DICKENS.. 263

Hard SWEARING ON A CHURCH STEEPLE. 41

HawaiiaN ISLANDS .....

241

HOCSEHOLD SKELETONS—A MEDITATION 384

(SRAEL POTTER; OR FIFTY YEARS OF

EXILE

1-Continued-The Shuttle.

63

II—Sampson among the Philistines—Some-

thing further of Ethan Allen, with Israel's
flight towards the Wilderness-Israel in

176
m Continued—In the City of Dis-Forty.

five Years-Requiescat in Pace. 288

Ix DOORS AND OUT.....

287

LIVING IN THE COUNTRY. 119, 320, 426, 617

LAST WORD OP GEOLOGY

449
LATE EMPEROR OF Russia...

588

My THREE CONVERSATIONS with Miss

CHESTER..

144, 273

MOUNTAIN WINDS.

164

MINIXG VANITIES.

167

MORMON'S WIFE

641

NEGRO MINSTRELSY-ANCIENT

MODERN.

NATIONAL DEFENCE..

122
NATCRE IN MOTION.

132, 279
Noox AND MORNING..

649
YOTEs ox PROPER NAMES.

323
Xew ENGLAND SPRING FLOWERS (se-
cond paper)......

398
NATIONAL ACADEMY OF DESIGN.

505
OCR Givex NAMES..

57

OTTILIA ...

186

OUR NEW ATLANTIS.

378
OCESELVES IN A FRENCH MIRROR. 391
OLIVER BASSELIN...

457
ONLY A PEBBLE.

490
PROFESSOR PHANTILLO, A ROMANCE OF

THE WATER-CURE.

PSYCHAURA...

71
PROMETHEUS AND EPIMETHEUS

129

PEDAGOGUE IN GEORGIA.....

187

PROGRESS OF OUR POLITICAL VIRTUES. 197

Rich MERCHANT OF CAIRO..

50

ROBERT OF LINCOLN

576
SPENSERIANA

31

SECRET SOCIETIES—THE Kxow-No

THINGS..

88

SENSITIVE SPIRITS

295

SONNET.

359

STEAM ENGINE, TAE.

365

SLAVERY IN THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE... 609

SCIENCE AND NAVIGATION.

621

SHOULD WE FEAR THE POPE?.

650

THE OCEAN AND ITS LIFE.

1

THE OLD SCULPTURE AND HIS PUPIL. 22

To MOMMY WHEAT...

60

THE CHILD THAT SLEEPS.

97
Two LITTLE STARS......

143
THE OLD WOMAN WHO DRIED UP AND
BLEW AWAY.....

183

THE MORMONS ......

225

THE CossackS.

236

TWICE MARRIED; My Own STORY, 313,

409, 541, 578

TRIP TO THE Moon...

337

THE POETS...

404

TOLLIWOTTE'S GHOST-A REMINIS-

CENCE OF BEARBROOK..

421

THE ALPS ...

468

TURKS Two HUNDRED YEARS AGO.. 478

THE NIGHT CHASE.

485

THE CHALLENGE..

504

VOICES OF THE WINTER WIND.. 397

WINTER.

11

Was NAPOLEON A DICTATOR.

12
WILLY AND I...

40
WHITE LILY.

248
WIND AND SEA..
WATER LILY, THE.

346

I. American Literature.

Mile-Stones on our Life's Journey-Salt-

Water Bubbles-Leaves from the Tree

Igdrasyl-The Wide-Awake Gift, and

Know-Nothing Token for 1855–Wisdom,

Wit, and Whims—Maxims of Washington

-Webster and his Master-pieces-The

Art, Scenery, and Philosophy in Europe

- Bayard Taylor's Lands of the Sara

cen.

105

Out-doors at Idlewild-You have heard of

Them-Mr. Simm's Southward Ho!-Par
ley's Household Library-Harry's Vaca
tion-Iu-Doors and Out; a View from
the Chimney.Corner-Beautiful Bertha,
Ellen Montgomery's Book-Shelf-The
Boat Club-Martin Merrivale-Life of
Horace Greeley—The Know-Nothing-
Fanny Fern's Ruth Hall—The Newsboy
- Poems by Paul H. Hayne-Mr. William
Winter's Poems-Pebbles from the Lake
Shore, by Charles L. Porter-Humanity
in the City—The Universe No Desert, the
Earth No Monopoly—'Way Down East-
The History and Poetry of Finger-Rings
-Brushwood Picked up in the Continent
-History of Louisiana, under the Spanish
Domination-Grace Greenwood's Merrie

England-Day-Dreams of a Butterfly. 212
Notes on Duels and Duelling--Poems by

Carey-Life of Richard Cour-de-

273

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