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Start of eBook1
INTRODUCTION1
DINNERS AND DISHES2
A MODERN EPIC4
SHAKESPEARE ON SCENERY5
A BEVY OF POETS7
THE ROOT OF THE MATTER10
PARNASSUS VERSUS PHILOLOGY10
HAMLET AT THE LYCEUM11
TWO NEW NOVELS13
HENRY THE FOURTH AT OXFORD14
MODERN GREEK POETRY17
OLIVIA AT THE LYCEUM18
AS YOU LIKE IT AT COOMBE HOUSE20
A HANDBOOK TO MARRIAGE22
HALF-HOURS WITH THE WORST AUTHORS23
ONE OF MR. CONWAY’S REMAINDERS25
TO READ OR NOT TO READ26
TWELFTH NIGHT AT OXFORD27
THE LETTERS OF A GREAT WOMAN28
NEWS FROM PARNASSUS31
SOME NOVELS33
A LITERARY PILGRIM35
BERANGER IN ENGLAND36
THE POETRY OF THE PEOPLE37
THE CENCI39
HELENA IN TROAS41
PLEASING AND PRATTLING43
BALZAC IN ENGLISH45
TWO NEW NOVELS48
BEN JONSON49
THE POETS’ CORNER—­I52
A RIDE THROUGH MOROCCO54
THE CHILDREN OF THE POETS56
NEW NOVELS57
A POLITICIAN’S POETRY60
MR. SYMONDS’ HISTORY OF THE RENAISSANCE62
A ‘JOLLY’ ART CRITIC64
A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY THROUGH LITERATURE67
COMMON-SENSE IN ART69
MINER AND MINOR POETS72
A NEW CALENDAR74
THE POETS’ CORNER—­II76
GREAT WRITERS BY LITTLE MEN79
A NEW BOOK ON DICKENS82
OUR BOOK-SHELF84
A CHEAP EDITION OF A GREAT MAN86
MR. MORRIS’S ODYSSEY89
A BATCH OF NOVELS91
SOME NOVELS94
THE POETS’ CORNER—­III97
MR. PATER’S IMAGINARY PORTRAITS99
A GOOD HISTORICAL NOVEL102
NEW NOVELS104
TWO BIOGRAPHIES OF KEATS105
A SCOTCHMAN ON SCOTTISH POETRY108
LITERARY AND OTHER NOTES—­I110
MR. MAHAFFY’S NEW BOOK122
MR. MORRIS’S COMPLETION OF THE ODYSSEY125
SIR CHARLES BOWEN’S VIRGIL128
LITERARY AND OTHER NOTES—­II131
ARISTOTLE AT AFTERNOON TEA142
EARLY CHRISTIAN ART IN IRELAND145
LITERARY AND OTHER NOTES—­III147
THE POETS’ CORNER—­IV157
LITERARY AND OTHER NOTES—­IV161
THE POETS’ CORNER—­V170
VENUS OR VICTORY173
LITERARY AND OTHER NOTES—­V175
THE POETS’ CORNER—­VI183
M. CARO ON GEORGE SAND186
THE POETS’ CORNER—­VII188
A FASCINATING BOOK192
THE POETS’ CORNER—­VIII200
A NOTE ON SOME MODERN POETS203
SIR EDWIN ARNOLD’S LAST VOLUME213
AUSTRALIAN POETS216
SOME LITERARY NOTES—­I219
POETRY AND PRISON231
THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO WALT WHITMAN232
THE NEW PRESIDENT236
SOME LITERARY NOTES—­II238
ONE OF THE BIBLES OF THE WORLD247
POETICAL SOCIALISTS249
MR. BRANDER MATTHEWS’ ESSAYS251
SOME LITERARY NOTES—­III254
MR. WILLIAM MORRIS’S LAST BOOK263
ADAM LINDSAY GORDON266
THE POETS’ CORNER—­IX269
SOME LITERARY NOTES—­IV272
MR. FROUDE’S BLUE-BOOK280
SOME LITERARY NOTES—­V283
OUIDA’S NEW NOVEL291
SOME LITERARY NOTES—­VI294
A THOUGHT-READER’S NOVEL300
THE POETS’ CORNER—­X302
MR. SWINBURNE’S LAST VOLUME306
THREE NEW POETS308
A CHINESE SAGE311
MR. PATER’S LAST VOLUME316
PRIMAVERA321
INDEX OF AUTHORS AND BOOKS REVIEWED322
Footnotes: 326
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