The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp. Hurd's Edition, with Letters and Other Pieces Not Found in Any Previous Collection; and Macaulay's Essay on His Life and Works, Volumen5

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G.P. Putnam & Company, 1854
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333
109
THE SPECTATOR Continued
117
66
125
369
160
Visit from Sir Rogerhis Opinions on various Matters
169
Letters from Tom Trippit complaining of a Greek Quo
177
On the Civil Constitution of Great Britain
188
Connexion betwixt Prudence and good Fortune Fable
198
Letter from Sir John Envil married to a Woman
204
Project of the new French Political Academy
212
Remarks on Fortunestealerson Widows
218
Clarindas Journal of a week
227
Visit with Sir Roger de Coverley to Westminster Abbey
233
Sir Roger de Coverley at the Theatre
239
Transmigration of SoulsLetter from a Monkey
249
Use to be made of Enemies
256
Various Advantages of the SpectatorsPaperPrinting
263
Bill of Mortality of Lovers
271
TAE SPECTATOR Continued
288
On CompassionAnn Boleyns Letter
297
414
336
416
343
417
352
419
362
Tur SPECTATOR Continued
379
Sir Roger de Coverleys Visit to Spring Gardens
383
Proposal for a Newspaper of Whispers
421
On true and false Modesty
424
On religious Faith and Practice
428
Weight of Wisdom and Riches a Vision
432
Mediocrity of Fortune to be preferred
437
The Manners of CourtsThe Spy and the Cardinal
439
Means of strengthening Faith
441
On the new StampSuccess of the Spectator
445
On defamatory Publications
451
CriticismSpecimen of various Readings 418
452
On asking Advice in affairs of Love
456
On Method in Writing and ConversationCharacters of Tom Puzzle and Will Dry
459
Letter on Gardening
462
Opinions on the Dispute between Count Rechtern and M Mesnager 46
467
Letters from Henpeckt Husbandsfrom a Woman mar ried to a Cotquean
471
Defence and Happiness of a Married Life
501
On Conjurors and Revealers of Dreams
504
On party Lies
508
Will Honeycombs Proposal of a Fair for MarriageSale
511
of unmarried Women
512
On the Idea of the Supreme Being
515
On giving Advice
516
On vain Hopes of temporal ObjectsStory of Alnaschar
519
Meditation on Death a IIymn
520
Death of Sir Roger de Coverley
525
Meditation on animal Life
529
On Extravagance in StorytellingEpitaph in Pancras
538
Churchyard
562
Criticisms on the SpectatorLetter on the Decay of the Club
563
Meditation on the Frame of the Human Body
567
Cures performed by the Spectator
572
On Reluctance to leave the World
576
Proposal for a new Club
580
Account of the Spectator opening his Mouth
583
On ConversationLetter by the Ambassador of Bantam
587
Endeavours of Mankind to get rid of their Burdens a Dream
591
The same concluded
596
Account of the Widows Club
600
On EgotismRetailers of old Jokes
604
On the Nature of Manof the Supreme Being
608
Method of Political Writers affecting Secrecy Specimen
613
Coffeehouse Conversation on the preceding PaperThe Whole Duty of Man turned into a Libel a
616
On Drunkenness
619
Advantages of seeking the Protection of the Supreme Being
622
Advantages of Content
627
The present Life preparatory to the Happiness of Eter nity
632
On Singularity the Dread and Affectation of it
635
On AdulteryDogs which guarded the Temple of Vul can
638
On the Itch of Writing
647
Duty of being usefully employedon Planting
649
Story of Hilpa
653
The same concluded
658
On Eternity
660
Dramatic ImprovementsCriticisms
666
On a merry and serious Cast of Temper
670
Various Opinions of Future Happiness
672

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Página 467 - Then they cry unto the Lord in their trouble, and he bringeth them out of their distresses. He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still. Then are they glad because they be quiet ; so he bringeth them unto their desired haven.
Página 435 - I have set the Lord always before me: Because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoiceth: My flesh also shall rest in hope. For thou wilt not leave my soul in hell ; l Neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption. Thou wilt show me the path of life: In thy presence is fulness of joy ; At thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.
Página 58 - OF man's first disobedience, and the fruit Of that forbidden tree, whose mortal taste Brought death into the world, and all our woe, With loss of Eden, till one greater Man Restore us, and regain the blissful seat, Sing, heavenly Muse...
Página 92 - Awake, My fairest, my espoused, my latest found, Heaven's last best gift, my ever new delight ! Awake : the morning shines, and the fresh field Calls us; we lose the prime, to mark how spring Our tended plants, how blows the citron grove, What drops the myrrh, and what the balmy reed, How nature paints her colours, how the bee Sits on the bloom extracting liquid sweet.
Página 142 - And another angel came and stood at the altar, having a golden censer, and there was given unto him much incense, that he should offer it with the prayers of all saints upon the golden altar which was before the throne. And the smoke of the incense, which came with the prayers of the saints, ascended up before God out of the angel's hand.
Página 40 - Adam the goodliest man of men since born His sons, the fairest of her daughters Eve.
Página 155 - Our lingering parents, and to the eastern gate Led them direct, and down the cliff as fast To the subjected plain; then disappear'd. They, looking back...
Página 146 - So many grateful altars I would rear Of grassy turf, and pile up every stone Of lustre from the brook, in memory, Or monument to ages ; and thereon Offer sweet-smelling gums, and fruits, and flowers.
Página 134 - Some say, he bid his angels turn askance The poles of earth, twice ten degrees and more, From the sun's axle ; they with labour push'd Oblique the centric globe.
Página 92 - My beloved spake, and said unto me, Rise up, my love, my fair one, and come away. For, lo, the winter is past, The rain is over and gone ; The flowers appear on the earth ; The time of the singing of birds is come, And the voice of the turtle is heard in our land ; The fig tree putteth forth her green figs, And the vines with the tender grape give a good smell. Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away.

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