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MACAULAY, THOMAS BABINGTON England | MIRABEAU, GABRIEL HONORÉ RIQUETTI,

COMTE DE France

(1800-1859) The Life of Law . - 421

(1749-1791)

The New Zealander in the Ruins of

Educating Conscience a Duty - • - - 429

London . . . . . . - - - - 421 Announcing the Death of Franklin · · 429

(And Yet You Deliberate » · · ·

Fitness for Self-Government ... - 421

· 430

Government Makes the Difference - -

From the Capitol to the Tarpeian Rock 430

MONROE, JAMES America

MACDUFFIE, GEORGE America (1788–1851)

(1758-1831)

Representative Government ... - 421

The Monroe Doctrine ..... - 430

McKINLEY, WILLIAM America (1843-) MONTALEMBERT, CHARLES FORBES,COMTE

DE

France (1810-1870)

Abra Kohn to Abraham Lincoln · · - 422

( Benevolent Assimilation) · .. - 422 Devotion to Principle · · · · · · · 430

MACKINTOSH, SIR JAMES Scotland

Moody, Dwight L. America (1837–1899)

(1765-1832)

Character - - · · · · · · · · · 430

« Pernicious Activity of Government ». 422 MORLEY, JOHN

England (1838-)

Corruptionists in Politics ... - 422 Truth-Telling as an Art · · · · · · 430

MANN, HORACE America (1796-1859) Morton, OLIVER P. America (1823-1877)

Ignorance, a Crime ....... 422 For Universal Suffrage · · · · · · 431

MANNING, HENRY EDWARD, CARDINAL

NEWMAN, JOHN HENRY, CARDINAL

England (1808–1892)

England (1801-1890)

« The Greatest Glory of Man) • • • 423 Money and Self-Worship ..... 431

MANSFIELD, William MURRAY, EARL OF I O'CONNELL, DANIEL Ireland (1775-1847)

England (1705-1793)

The Beauty of Ireland · · · · · · 431

Liberty and License ....... 423 Plea for Magee · ·.·.·• - 431

“The Deplorable Alternative of Coer.

cion” . . . . . · · ·

Otis, JAMES America (1725-1783)

· · · 423

Attempts to Bias Judgment in the Case

For Liberty at Any Cost. ·... • 432

of Wilkes, 1768. ....... 423

PALMER, BENJAMIN W.

America

MARCY, William L. America (1786-1857)

(Contemporaneous)

Spoils · · · · · · · · ·

Lee and Washington · ...... 432

· · · 424

MARSHALL, JOHN, CHIEF-JUSTICE America

PARKER, THEODORE America (1810-1860)

"A Man of the Largest Mold » ... 432

(1755-1835)

Democracy and Liberty · · · · · · 424

Government of, by, and for the People 433

The Only Happy Country · · · · · 424

How Empires End - · · · · · · · 433

Extension and Representation · · · 424 PARNELL, CHARLES STEWART Ireland

Marshall, Thomas F.

America

(1846-1891)

(1800-1864)

Why Land Is Scarce in Ireland · · · 433

Peace the True Policy of the World - 424 PEEL, SIR ROBERT England (1788–1850)

Clay's Moral Force ....... 425

The Steam Engine and the Mind · · 433

“ Louder, Sir, Louder) ...... 425

PENDLETON, EDMUND America (1721-1803)

MASON, GEORGE America (1725-1792)

Government as a Defense of Freedom - 433

Against a Military Caste ..... 425 PENN, William England (1644-1718)

MASSILLON, JEAN BAPTISTE France

Magna Charta Defined - · · · · · 433

(1663-1742)

PERICLES Greece (6.495-429 B.C.)

The Power of an Evil Tongue ·· - 425

“ If We Must Wholly Perish». . . - 425

Democracy at Athens · · · · · · · 434

MATHER, COTTON

PHILLIPS, CHARLES Ireland (c. 1787–1859)

America (1663-1728)

Ireland and America · · · · -

The Only True Prosperity · ... - 425

- - 434

Mazzini, GIUSEPPE

PHILLIPS, WENDELL America (1811-1884)

Italy (1805-1872)

(A Better Use of Iron ” . • • - • 435

To the Young Men of Italy. ··· · 426

Blindness in Politics · · · · · · · 435

MEAGHER, THOMAS FRANCIS Ireland

Higher Law · · · · · · · · · · 435

(1823-1867)

« Abhor the Sword - Stigmatize the

PIERREPONT, EDWARDS

America

(1817–1892)

Sword” · · · · · · · · · · 428

The Curse of Dependence · ... · 428

Equality in America · · · · · · · 435

MEREDITH, SIR W.

PIKE, ALBERT America (1809-1891)

England

Moral Influences - - - - - - - - 435

Government by the Gallows ... · 428

MILLER, HUGH

Pitt, William England (1759–1806)

Scotland (1802-1856)

Civilization for Africa · · · ·

The Procession of Being

· · 435

· · · · - 429

The Sown Seeds of Life - .... - 429

Against War for Conquest · ... · 436

MILTON, JOHN

PLINY THE YOUNGER

Rome

England (1608-1674)

"An Eagle Mewing Her Mighty Youth'

(62-113 A. D.)

gte Mewing Her Mighty Youth) 429 Eloquence and Loquacity · · · · 436

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PLUNKETT, WILLIAM CONYNGHAM, BARON RUSKIN, JOHN England (1819-1899)

Ireland (1765-1854)

(With All Brave Men Their Work Is

Conservative Objection to Republics • 436

First ». · · · · · · · · · · 442

PoE, EDGAR ALLAN America (1809-1849)

g Baron and Crag Baron” · · · 442

The Beautiful in Speech - ...· · 436 Rutledge, JOHN

(1739–1800)

PORTER, HORACE America (1837-)

<< Truth Being Known Will Prevail » - 442

«Mugwumps > · · · · · · · · · 437 SAURIN, Jacques France (1677-1730)

POTTER, HENRY CODMAN America (1835-)

Partiality and Prejudice as Causes of

Nobility of Ascent · · · · · · · • 437

Blindness ·· ······· 442

PRENTISS, SEARGEANT SMITH America SAVONAROLA, GIROLAMO Italy (1452-1498)

(1808–1850)

Compassion in Heaven · ·... • 443

The Village Schoolhouse ...· · 437

Schurz Carl German-American (1829-)

The Spoils of Office · · · · · · · 437

Sumner and the Battle Flags ··· · 443

PRESTON, WILLIAM America (1816-1887)

SCIPIO AFRICANUS (234-183 B. C.)

Liberty and Eloquence · · · · · · 437

· Carrying War into Africa -... • 443

PULTENEY, WILLIAM England (1684-1764)

SERGEANT, JOHN America (1779-1852)

( The Gentlemen of the Army ”. • • 437

Militarism and Progress · · ... · 444

The Soldier and His Orders · · · · 438

Pym, JOHN

England (1584-1643)

SEWARD, WILLIAM H.

America

(1801-1872)

Law against Arbitrary Power · · · · 438

( Consolidate without Centralizing » - 444

QUINCY, JOSIAH America (1744-1775)

« The Irrepressible Conflict »... 444

Force without Right · · · · · · · 438 Higher Law · · · · · · · · · · 444

QUINCY, Josiah, JR. America (1772-1864) SHERIDAN, Richard BRINSLEY England

« Peaceably, if Possible; Violently, if

(1751-1816) Filial Piety · · · · 444

Necessary » . ........ 438

Commercialism Militant - ...· 445

QUINTILIAN

Rome (35-95 A. D.)

Justice . . . . . . . . - - - • 445

Brilliancy in Oratory · ... · · · 438 | | SHERMAN, JOHN America (1823-1900)

( Pectus et Vis Mentis » . - - - - - 438

American Resources · · · · · · · 445

Oratory and Virtue ....... 438

SIDNEY, ALGERNON England (1622-1683)

RANDALL, S. J. America (1828–1890)

His Prayer when Condemned as a

Protection and Free Trade under the

Traitor · ···.·... • 445

Constitution · · · · · · · · 4.39

SMITH, GERRIT America (1797-1874)

RANDOLPH, EDMUND America (1753-1813)

The Arrogance of Prosperity ... - 446

The Charity of the Law · · · · · · 439 “No Proud Nation Is for Liberty » . · 446

RANDOLPH, JOHN America (1773-1833) Smith, GOLDWIN Canada (1823-)

« The Union of Puritan and Blackleg) 439

Moral Nature and Character ··· · 446

English Literature in America · · · 439

(« The Gamecock of Europe ». - - • 439

SMITH, SYDNEY England (1771-1845)

National Debt as a Curse ... - - 440

«The Atlantic Ocean Beat Mrs. Part-

ington · · · · · · · · · · · 446

RAYNOR, KENNETH America (Nineteenth

Post Quod, Propter Quod .... • 446

Century)

Taxes the Price of Glory· · · · · · 446

Revolutionists of Seventy-Six -: · · · 440

Wounds, Shrieks, and Tears in Govern

REED, THOMAS B. America (1839-)

ment - - - - - - • • • • • 447

The Bond of Universal Humanity · · 440 SOCRATES Greece (c. 470-399 B.C.)

ROBESPIERRE, MAXIMILIEN MARIE Isi.

Peroration Before His Judges · ... · 447

DORE

France (1758–1794)

SOULÉ, PIERRE America (1802–1870)

“Solemn Crimes Committed by Law) 440

Public Morals and Law . . 440

American Progress · · · · ·•· · 447

(If God Did Not Exist, It Would Be

SPALDING, MARTIN JOHN, ARCHBISHOP

Necessary to Invent Him » - - - 441

America (1810-1872)

< Post Nummos Virtus ». · · · · · 447

Rollins, JAMES SIDNEY

America

(1812–1888) Southern Patriotism

STANLEY, ARTHUR PENRHYN England

· 441

(1815-1881)

RoussEAU, JEAN JACQUES France

One-Man Power » . . . . . . . 448

(1712–1778)

STEPHENS, ALEXANDER H. America

Immortality the Reward of Life · · · 441

(1812-1883)

RUMBOLD, RICHARD England (1622-1685)

On the Compromise of 1850 ... · 448

«No Man Born with a Saddle on His

STEVENS, THADDEUS America (1793-1868)

Back » . . - - - - - - - • 441 Against Politicians in the Pulpit - . • 448

RusH, BENJAMIN America (1745-1813)

Hero Worship, the Danger of Repub-

Extent of Territory · · · · · · · 442 1

lics - . . . . . . . ... • 448

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Storrs, R. S. America (1821-1900) VINET, ALEXANDER

Switzerland

What Heaven and Hell Mean - · · · 448

(1797-1847)

Story, JOSEPH America (1779-1845)

The Meaning of Religion ..... 456

Hasty Work Is 'Prentice Work · · · 449 VOORHEES, DANIEL W.

America

Death of Adams and Jefferson · 449

(1827-1897)

Passing of the Indians - - - - - - 449 «We Are Entering upon a New Cen-

The Latest and Last Republic - · · 449

tury" · ·. ·.·· · - - - 456

STRAFFORD, THE Earl of England

| WALPOLE, SIR ROBERT

England

(1593-1641)

(1676-1745) Patriotism - . . - 456

« For a Fair but Bounded Liberty». - 450

Warren, JOSEPH America (1741-1775)

SUMNER, CHARLES America (1811-1874)

(The Fatal Fifth of March » · · 457

The True Grandeur of Nations · · · 450 (An Injury to One the Concern of All> 457

Freedom above Union ...... 451

WASHINGTON, GEORGE

America

Swing, DAVID America (1830-1894)

(1732-1799)

Apothegms · · · · · · · - · · 451

The Great Rule of Conduct in Regard

TALFOURD, Sir Thomas NOON England

to Foreign Nations - - - - • • 457

(1795-1854)

Against Machiavellian Politics · · · 458

Shelley's Genius as an Evidence of

WATTERSON, HENRY

America

God's Creative Order ·... • 451

(Contemporaneous)

Taylor, JEREMY England (1613-1667)

Opening the World's Fair -... · 458

The Punishment of Tyranny ·• • • 452

The Foolish Exchange -· · · · · 452

Webster, DANIEL America (1782-1852)

A Portrait of Murder . . . . . . . 459

Taylor, Robert L.

America

The Revolutionary Veterans at Bunker

(Contemporaneous)

Hill - - - - - - - - - - - - 459

Irish Heroism .... ..... 452 ( Advance Then Ye Future Genera

THIERS, LOUIS ADOLPHE

France

tions » . . . - - - - - - 460

(1797-1877)

( They Went to War against a Pream-

Foreign War and Domestic Abuses - - 452

ble » - - - - - - - - - - - 460

England's Drumbeat · · · · · · - 461

THURMAN, ALLEN G. America (1813-1895)

Liberty and Union - - - - - -

Vested Rights and Sovereignty · · · 453 Eloquence in Great Crises · .

Tooke, John HORNE England (1736-1812)

The Progress of Liberty - ...

( What Is the Best Government » - - 453 Moral Force and Civilization ...

Toombs, Robert America (1810-1885)

(My God's and Truth's » .

The Sword as a Title to Territory · · 453

"Matches and Overmatches » (Re-

plying to Hayne) · ·.. • · 462

Tyler, JOHN America (1790-1862)

Massachusetts · · · · ·

The Flag of Yorktown · · · · · · 453 Secession in Peace Impossible. ...

TYNDALL, JOHN England (1820-1893)

“Sink or Swim, Live or Die ». ... 463

America's Most Difficult Problem · · 453 Public Opinion · · · · · · · · ·

UHLMAN, D. America (Contemporaneous)

Popular Government ....... 463

The Sovereignty of Individual Manhood 454 WEED, THURLOW America (1797–1882)

VALLANDIGHAM, CLEMENT L. America

A Good Enough Morgan” · · · · 463

(1820-1871)

WESLEY, JOHN England (1703-1791)

What Will Preserve the Union · · - 454 «Pleasures, Shadows, Dreams » . . . 463

« Money, Money, Sir, Was at the Bot.

« Painted and Gilded, but Empty Still » 403

tom” · · · - - - - - - - - 454

Wilber FORCE, WILLIAM

England

VAN BUREN, MARTIN America (1782-1862)

(1759-1833)

«Expansion » before the Mexican and

On the British Slave Trade - ... - 463

Civil Wars - - - - - - - - - 454

VANE, SIR HENRY England (1612-1662)

WILKES, JOHN England (1727-1797)

« The Wide Arch of the Raised Empire

Repudiating the Cromwells as a Dy.

Will Fall » . - - - - - - - - 464

nasty . . . . . . . . . - - 455

Rebellion and Revolution · · · · · 464

« I Have Otherwise Learned Christ » · 455

VERGNIAUD, PIERRE VICTURNIEN France

Williams, GEORGE H. America (1823-)

(1753-1793)

Pioneers of the Pacific Coast · · · · 464

"Then I Am a Moderate ». - - - - 455 WILMOT, DAVID America (1814-1868)

"Upright Men Hide Themselves » . - 456 « Fanaticism” and Property Rights » 464

Vest, GEORGE GRAHAM America (1836–) WINTHROP, ROBERT C.

America

Imperialism Old and New · ... · 456

(1809-1894)

VILLEMAIN, A. France (1790-1870)

Washington .......... 465

Christian Oratory - - - . . . 456 The Union of 1776 · · · · · · · · 405

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HOMER Greece (c.850-c. 800 B. C.) I MILTON, JOHN — Continued

Achilles to the Envoys of Agamemnon-

Moloch's Speech for War · ... · 482

Cowper - - - - - - - - - - 471 Belial's Speech Opposing War ...
Lang's Literal Version of the Same

Milton's Apostrophe to Light - .. • 483
Speech · · · · · · · · · · 471 Satan's Address to the Sun - --· · 483

Hector's Rebuke to Polydamas · · · 472

ADDISON, JOSEPH England (1672–1719)

Tacitus, CORNELIUS

Rome

Cato's Soliloquy on Immortality · · · 484

(c.55-0.117 A.D.)

Galgacus to the Caledonians ... - 473

SHERIDAN, RICHARD BRINSLEY England

(1751-1816)

SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM England

Rolla's Address to the Peruvians · · · 484

(1564-1616)

"All the World's a Stage). ... · 474

CROLY, Rev. George Ireland (1785-1860)

“A Fool, A Fool - I Met a Fool ) . · 474 Catiline Defies the Senate · ... · 485

(Now Is the Winter of Our Discontent) 475 MITFORD, MARY RUSSELL England

The Dream of Clarence - - - - - 475

(1787–1855) Rienzi to the Romans - 486

The Fall of Wolsey - - - - - - - 476

Antony over the Body of Cæsar - - - 476

Byron, Lord England (1788–1824)

Brutus on the Death of Cæsar ...

Manfred's Soliloquy · · · · · · · 486

Antony's Funeral Oration over Cæsar - PAYNE, JOHN HOWARD

America

Hamlet to the Players - . - - - • 478

(1792–1852)

Hamlet's Soliloquy ....... 478 Lucius Junius Brutus over the Body of

Lady Macbeth Meditating Murder · · 479

Lucretia ......... 487

Macbeth's Murder Soliloquy - · · 479

LYTTON, LORD

Macbeth in the Dagger Vision ... 479

England (1803-1873)

Othello's Defense before the Senate • 480

Rienzi's Last Appeal · ..... - 487

Lear in the Tempest ·.· 480 DICKENS, CHARLES England (1812-1870)
MILTON, JOHN England (1608-1674)

Sergeant Buzfuz in Bardell vs. Pick-

« Hail Horrors, Hail » • - - - - - 481

wick - - - - - - - - - - - 488

Satan to the Fallen Angels - - -. - 481 | KELLOG, ELIJAH America (1813-)

Satan Addresses the Council of War - 481 Spartacus to the Gladiators at Capua - 490

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"Cæsar Had His Brutus » (Photogravure)
Cicero (Portrait, Photogravure)
Demosthenes (Photogravure)
Sacred Oratory (Photogravure)
Mirabeau (Portrait, Photogravure)
John C. Calhoun (Portrait, Photogravure)
Henry Clay (Portrait, Photogravure)
The Earl of Mansfield (Photogravure)
Strafford on His Way to Execution (Photogravure)
Daniel Webster (Portrait, Photogravure)

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