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CONTENTS OF THE PRINCIPLES OF ELOCUTION.

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A-its Sounds, 17, 18, 19, 20-2-4-7-9: Ab- 1 95; Difference 55, 64 ; Difficulty, 201 ; Discov.
stract Questions, 134–5: Action and Reaction, ery of Glass, 78; Disease of the Throat, 149;
82: Accent, 69, 80 : Accommodating, 24: Acute Disinterestedness, 158; Diogenes, 17; Dismiss-
Pain, 196: Admiration, 179, 198: Admonition, ing, 207 ; Distraction, 207 ; Dr. Faustus and the
199, 201 : Advice to a Traveler, 151: Afraid to do Devil, 183; Division of Prose and Poetry, 79,
III, 143: Afraid of Work, 80 : Affectation, 202: 164 ; Doctor'm, 38; Down with your Dust, 141;
Affectuous and Heart, 71 : A Fool, 192: Afirm- Dorsal and Abdominal Muscles, 37; Dr, and Pa.
ing, 200: Agriculture, 96: Agrippa's Promise ver, 106; Don't know him, 119; Double Mean-
186: A get off, 33: Alderman's great Toe, 147 : ing, 78; Dotage, 207; Don't Swear, 208; Dress,
Alexander and the Pirate, 110: All the Pauses, 101 ; Dramatic, 153; Drunkard, 113; Draco's
93: All the World a Stage, 154: All the Vowel Laws, 151 ; Dyspepsia, 104; Dueling, 122; Du-
sounds, 33: Amazement, 188, 201: Amusements, ties, 30; Dying but once, 81; Dynamics, 140-%;
52: Anecdote on every page : Analysis and Syn- Dying Christian, 123.
thesia, 24-9, &c.; Analogies, 27, 72: Anger, 154, E-its Sounds, 21-2-4-9, 57-8, 17; Eat Bacon,
180-2: Anthony's Challenge, 89: Anxiety, 217: 203; Ecstasy, 175; Educators, 25; Education, 18,
Application, 102: Appropriate Sign, 148: Archi- 25, 76, 143-7, 162, 180, 236; Effects of Know-
tecture, 103: Arab and Foot-prints, 86 : Arbitra- ledge, 138; Effective Style, 162; Effects of suc-
ry Rules, 162: Articulation, 24, 56 : Arms, 224-9: cess, 204 ; Eliza's wise Choice, 207 ; Elocution,
Á Scold, 55: Association of Ideas, 169: Aspi- 18. 28, 33–9, 45, 156: Elocutionist, 37; Eloquence,
rates, 65: Attention, 187: Astonishment, 198 : 126, 163-4; Emmel's Betrothed, 76 ; End, Cause,
Altitudes, 10, 236 : Au, 25–6: Authority, 44, Effect, 124-8, 132; Emphasis, 98, 118; by Stress,
202: Autumn, 75, 96 : Awkwardness, 237 : Aver. 101-2-3; by Changing it, 102-4-5; by higher Pitch,
sion, 179.

106; by Quantity, 107-8-9; by a Pause, 113;
B-one Sound, 35: Base Character, 145: Beau- Enjoyment, 94; Eau, Ew, 25 ; Enunciation, 61 ;
ty, Wit and Gold, 142: Beautiful World, 197: Encouraging, 208; Envy, 152; Epitaph, 129; En-
Beauty, 136, 154: In the Deep, 164: Be earnest, vy and Jealousy, 166; Earnestness of Manner,
139, 152 : Beware of relying too much on Inflec- 151 ; Error and Truth, 24; Equality, 51; Eter
tions, 169 : Bible, 17, 128, 146: Birth Day, 21 : nal Joy, 28 ; Eternal Progress, 37 ; Étiquette of
Bigois, 102: Blood Globules, 10: Boasting, 210: Stairs, and of Riding, 101; Evening Bells, 27;
Blushing, 40: Boards or Sheep, 85: Bound in Ethics, 106 ; Eve's Lament, 137 ; Everything
calf, noi lettered, 220: Botany, 93: Book-keep- Useful, 214; Eve, 233; Experience, 87, 144 ; Ex-
ing, 36 : Blundering on the Truth, 72: Boys and clamation, 90; Extemporizing, 138, 166; Explo-
Frogs, 97: Botany Bay Patriots, 160: Blindsion and Expulsion, the difference, 26, 63; Ex.
man's Rose, 169 : Blown up Lieutenant, 71 : Bo-tremes, 208; Eyes, 228.
dy and Mind, 70: Bonaparte's Check, 52 : Boun- F-its Sounds, 42-3; Face, 227; Faults in Ar-
daries of Knowledge, 56 : Boundless Nature of ticulation, 43; Fatigue, 209; Far West, 88; Feet
Oratory, 66 : Book of Nature, 203 : Bourdaloue, and Hands, 11, 225-6, 236; Female Education,
171: Braying, 223: Breathing, 9, 69. 87: Brough- 137 ; Fear, 191 | Fisherman, 115; Finishing one's
am's Eye, 45: Brotherly Love, 190 : Bruce and Studies, 67 : Force of Habit, 115 ; Folly and Wis-
the Spider, 213: Brutus, 32: Buffoonery, 204 : dom, 97; Flying from and to the Church, 117;
Bunyan's Indictment, 211 : Butterfly, 117. Forehead, 232; Free to do Good, 192; Freedom,

c-its Sounds, 36-7-8-9; Cadence, 139; Catch- 28, 78; Franklin's Epitaph, 204; Freedom of
ing a Tartar, 27; Causes of Greek Perfection, Thought, 45; Free Schools, 173; 44 Sounds, 63;
27; Cause and Effect, 32, 99 ; Census of 1840, Frederick the Great, 47 ; Friendship, 171 ; Free-
156 ; Ch. 37-9, 59; Changes, 40; Change, of Ac- dom of the Press, 148; Forming Theories, 232;
ceni, 71-2; Characteristics of Man, 119; Chil. Fright, 183; Fury, 180.
dren and Animals, 121 ; Chinese, 33; Chinese G-its Bounds, 44-5-6; Gambling. 153; Gener.
Physicians. 136; Cheerfulness, 172; Child of al Intelligence, 23; Geography, 101 ; Garrick,
Promise, 198; Christian Character, 53; Choice 175, 224; he sat for Fielding's portrait, 219;
of a Husband, 135; Chemistry, 95; Cicero, 32, Gentleman and Tenant, 8c; Genius, 219; Ges-
74, 115, 166, 233; Clay, 149 ; Clemency to Ruffi- tures, 231; Gh, 42-5; Giving, Granting, 210;
ans, 210, 215: Clergyman in Leni, 63 ; Classifica-Glottis, 11; Goblin full of Wrath, 126, Good
tion of Consonants, 64-5-7-8; Client's Bones, Sepse, 84; Goodness of Providence, 81 ; Good
145 ; Cobler. 122; Colon, 87; Colonel, his own Works, 126; Goldsmith's Gold Pill, 121; Good
trumpeter, 11•; Coincidences, 87; Coinbina- Name, 128; Good Example. 149; Government,
tions of Waves, 130; Common Opinions, 55; | 116, 139; Grand Objects, 56; Gradations, 50;
Common Sense, 107 ; Compassion, 117, 123: Com- Gratitude, 163, 211; Gravity, 209; Greek and
pressions and Contractions, 21 ; Commendation, Irish, 101 ; Great Mist 231 ; Grief, 184, 213;
205 ; Conciseness. 164; Conduct towards Swear. Grumblers, 151 ;
ers, 125 ; Confidence,-Courage, 210; Confine- H-47, 62-3-5-8; Half Murder, 127; Hamlet's
ment of Debtors, 139 ; Contentment, 83; Con- Instructions on Delivery, 157 ; Hands and feet,
quering Love, 168; Conjunction, 168; Contrary, 11, 224–9; Habits of Thoughi, 19; Habits, 29
157 ; Considerate Minister, 46 ; Contempt, 190; Hatred. 179, 182; Happiness, 204 ; Hard Ques-
Construction of Houses, 105: Contrasts, 33; Con- tions, 223; Harrison and Sunday School Teach.
sopant Sounds, 35; Constitutional Law, 115 ; er, 41; Half Mourning, 61 ; Hally and Newton,
Cottage for the Poor, 226 ; Cure for Bore Eyes, 65; Heart and Lungs, 10; Head, 227; Ilanging
223 ; Curran, 19; his Daughter, 76.

for Fashion's Sake, 91 ; Hearing and Speaking,
D-its Sounds, 40-1; Day of Life, 84; Dandy 168; Heathens going to Heaven, 133; Historian,
Officer, 155. Dandies and Puppies, 221 ; Danger- 194; Too High or too Low, 133, Home, 41, 166 ;
ous Biting. 76 ; Dangers of bad Company, 131 ; Hope, 157, 176; Honesty, 174; Honor, 49, 193,
Dear Wife, 28; Delivery and Painting, 94; 209 ; Howard, 59, 25, 226; Hoarseness-Cause,
Death of a Heart-Friend, 97; Dead and Living and Cure, 62; Horticulture, 98; Holding one's
Temples, 201 ; Deformed Chest, 9; Debt, 118; own, 69; Horace, 74; How to Prize good for.
Deceiver, 145; Declamatory and Hortatory, 153; tune, 209; How to Succeed, 146, 236; How to
Dead Languages, 221; Departed Year, 45; Death get rid of Admirers, 149; How to produce Sounds,
and Idleness, 137 ; Demosthenes, 32, 74, 145, 166, 18; Human Form Clothed, 8; Human Nature,
233 ; Denying, 206 ; Despair, 185, 213, Delight, 178; Human Testimony, 181; Humbugs, 108;
173 ; Despotism, 126 ; Delivery, 150-8; Dia- Humanity Rewarded, 33.
phragm, 10; Devotion, 149; Desire, 178; Dia- I-its Sounds, 23-4; 21-2-9, 58; Important
ionic Scale, 34, 154 ; Diphthongs, 31-2; Discre- Considerations, 73, 108; Ideas, 159 ; Ignorance
tion, 177 ; Discovery of a Beauty, 229 ; Disobe- and Error, 160-9; and Willfulness, 161 ; Impa.
dience to Deceased Parents, 227 ; Dissimulation, I tience, 210'; Importance of Early Principles 188;

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CONTENTS OF THE PRINCIPLES OF ELOCUTION.
Imagination, 166: Inadequacy of Language, 85;, Orator's Field, 165-how they are made, 68; Ori-
Independence Forever, 104, 132; Indian Virtue, gin of Language, 66 ; Oratorical and Poetical
235; Injuring Others, 205 ; Inflections, 119, 125, Actions and Gestures, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16; and
169; Inducing Disease, 127 ; Influence, 79, 160; from 172 onwards; Orthography, 64-5-6-7, 81;
Importance of Observation, 86; Inconsistency, One Thing at a Time, 114; Orthoepy, 81; Ou,
145; Industry, 99, 164; Innocent and Guilty, 23; 26; Ou and Ow, 32 ; Osseus or Bony System, 7;
In the Truth, 48; Interrogation, 89; Intellectual, Our Country, 151 ; Our Food, 31; Our Book, 237;
71; Intentions, 71; Intuition, 157; Inval ds, 122; | Ourselves and others, 43; Our Bight, 134.
Involuntary efforts, 99; Investigation of Thought, P-52; Parenthesis, 91; Party Spirit, 35; Pa-
190 ; Irresolution, 172, 217; I looked so Pretty, tience and Perseverance, 42; Patrick Henry's
129.

Treason, 143; Passions and Actions, 170-1, 206,
J-its Sounds, 44,58; Jaw Breakers, 61, and 212; Pardoning, 217; Patience won't have me,
from 17–62; Jealousy, 214. 224; Joy, 173; Jolly 66; Parish Clerk and the Banns, 84; Painting,
Laughter, 174; Judging, 215; Jury and the Liar, 20%; Painter and the King, 92; Patriots, 133 ;
120 : Justice, 92 ; Just Aristides, 134.

Pelayo, 186 ; Pauses, 85, &c.; Period. 88; Perse-
K-iis Sound, 37; Keel Hauling. 75; Keeping verance, 146 ; Perplexity, 217 ; Peter the Great,
Time from Eternity, 64 ; King and his Fool, 231; 217; Peter Pricker Prandle, 52; Philosophy of
Kinds of Poetry, 90 King of Poland in France, Mind, 98, 123, &c.; Philosopher Outdone, 195;
207; King's Evil, 31; Kingly Dinner, 151; Kings Philosophy, 121 ; Physiological Ignorance, 203;
and their Trade, 156 ; Kirwan, 27; Known by the Phrenology. 228; Philosophy and Love. 57; Play
Fruits, 77 ; Kosciusko, 96.

on Words, 174; Perspiration, &c., 8; Pitch, 123,
L-48; Labor, 72; Language (two kinds), 21; 143-4-7; Pitt, 31, 8; Ph, 42-3; Pleasures of
Laconics, often; Law, 109; Last words of Mar. Piety, 217; Plato, 17; Play on X's, 56 ; Poor
mion, 115; Lafayette, 94 ; Language of Feeling, Priest and the King at Prayer, 20%; Political
222; Laughing scientifically, 77; Lawyer's Hat, Economy, 111; Position of Body, 17; Polyglot of
22; Lawyers Mistake, 29 ; Lawyer and Physi- Body and Mind, 230; Poisoned Cup and Cyrus;
cian, 90, Lawyer and Client. 107, 176; Learning, 188; Pioneers, 150; Position in Bed. 79; Polite-
148; Legendary Tales, 106; Listening, 187; Liv- ness, 142; Polycarp and his Lord, 153; Poor
ing Temples, 89: Lisping, 36 ; Logic, 156; Loins Fund, 200'; Point of Law, 132; Pope and the !,
of the Mind, 63; Look at Home. 175; Lost Purse, 159 ; Pots and all gone, 173; Principles of Elo-
206; Long Enough, 49; Lord Thurlow's Speech cution, from 17-237 ; Prejudice, 140; Precept
from the Woolsack, 200; Love, 176, 187, 189, 217; and Example, 141 ; Precipitancy, 62; Pride, 154,
Love of Justice, 186; Love and Liberty, 140, 218, 219; Prize of Immortality, 184 ; Preceding
Love and Alcohol, 125; Love on the Scaffold, Principles, 125, &c.; Position of Feet and Hands,
232; Love and the Stars, 100 : Lovely Qualities, 11 ; Progress of society, 119; Prayer to the Con.
233; Luxury, 171 ; Lying, 155; Lycurgus, 51 ; gregation, 39; Proverbs on every page; Prom-
Lyceums, 148.

ises, 124, Promising, 219; Principal and Inter-
M–49; Management of the Breath, 97 ; Man est, 59 ; Powerful Stimulus, 145; Punning, 172;
a Microcosm, 88. 203; Making Resolutions, 203; Pronunciation, 81, 84; Provincialisms, 83; Pro-
Madness, 231; Making Game of a Lady, 113, longation of Sound, 70, 73; Providence, 117; Pi-
Material of all Sounds, 47; Means of Happiness, ty, 177, 225, 83; Public Speakers should live long,
95; Mahomet and the Hill, 112; Malice. 216; est, 149; Pursuit of Knowledge, 168; Pupil and
Matter and Manner, 50, 131, 158, 161; Mathe Apprentice, 46 ; Pulpit and Theatres. 132; Punc.
matics, 54; Mark to Hit, 113 Means of getting tual Hearers, 139 ; Punishments, 218; Pulpit
a Living, 105; Mediums, 20-1 : Male and Female Flattery, 189; Pungent Preaching, 212.
Voices, 147; Maxims, everywhere ; Mercy, 177 ; Q-37 ; Quack, 82: Qualifications of Teacb-
Mathematical Honor, 68; Matrimony, 56; Melers, 20: Quaker Presents, 199: Qualities, 2:
ancholy, 216; Means to be used, 19; Men and Quantity, 70: Qualities of Voice, 140, 142 : Qua-
Brutes, 38; Merchants and Pigeons, 111; Menker and Soldier, 128: Question Direct, 89:
tal Violence, 57 : Mediocrity, 137 ; Melody, 135-6; | Queen's Reprimand to her Daughter. 224:
Miser, 87; Mineralogy, 91; Mirth, 174; Minor Queen Elizabeth and her Ladies, 195: Quinc-
Passions, 199 : Minisiry of Angels, 171 ; Mock tillian, 229.
Trial of a King, 205; Moon Eclipsed, 93; Mono. R-534: Rainbow, 175: Ranges of Voice,
tone, 119: Mourners, 187 ; Movement of Voice, 134 : Raising Rent, 70: Rage, 180: Rapture, 175:
139; Modulation, 143-4; Modes of Spelling, 67; Reading, 33, 57, 103, 120: Reading Rooms, 46:
Mother's Injunction and Bible, 82 ; Mouthing, Range of Knowledge, 66: Railery, 192, 2:20:
116; Mother perishing in a Snow Storm, III; Reasoning, 202: Recitations, 166 : from 237–316:
Mother and Daughter in Prison, 185; Modesty, Recipients, 32: Reading by vowel sounds, 33:
218. 223; Mouth, 229 ; Mr. Psalter. 36; Music, Religious Persecutions. 187: Reading Discours-
101, 163.-4-5; Mummy, 23; Muscle Breakers, 43, es, 71 : Remorse, 184, 220 : Refusing. 219: Rea.
52, and among the Letters; My Mother, 210; son, 131, 227: Reproach, 182: Reproring, 21 :
Musical Pun. 34: Muscular System. 7: Muscular Revision, 117: Refinement, 93: Rhetoric. 156 :
Action. 9, and elsewhere ; Mutual Mistake, 89. Rhetorical Pause, 92, 108: Rhetorical Action,

N-50-1: Nature always True, 159. 205; Nat- 234 : Reforms, 164: Riches and Talent, 132 :
ural Theology, 90; Nature and Art. 151 ; Natu- Right Views, 80: Rythm, 96: Rhymetry and
ralists and Realists. 137 : Narrow Escape, 25; the Queen, 123: Rolla's Address to the Peru.
Natural Philosophy. 25: Natural Death. 42; Nat- vians, 153: Rhyme, 167: Rose, 72: Revenge.
ural and Spiritual. 18; Natural History, 86 ; Nail 181: Ruined Debtor's satisfaction, 179: Rum and
Fortune's Wheel, 167; Niagara Falls. 167; New Grave Stones, 44: Rouge, 168: Routes, 216.
Character, 99; New Field. 68; Nerves of Or- S-36-8-9, 42, 46: Sadness and Sorrow, 18:
ganic Life, 5-of Motion and sense, 6-of Reg- Sare now, 222 : Satan's Speech, 169: Saving
piration, 6; Ng, 51; Nobleman and Beggar Boy, Fuel, 20 : Sailor and Countess' Eyes, 35 : Sailor
191; Newton and his Dog, 225; Nothing True and Highwayman, 114 : Semi-colon, 86: Science,
but Heaven, 189; Nothing from Nothing, 167; 114: Scientific Enthusiasm, 181: Servile Imita-
Number, 155; Nursery, 39.

tion, 182: Seasons, 28: Belfishness, 128, 163 :
0-25–6–7; 19. 24-9, 30, 57; Obeying Orders, Scorn, 190, 222 : Seeing Right, 220 : Seeing a
146; Observe, 205; Oi and Oy, 31 : Old and New Wind, 23: Self-love, 73: Sea Lawyers, 57:
Methods of Spelling, 65-6-1; Old Habits, 124; Sense governs, 129 : Sheridan, 107 : Shouting,
Only way to teach Reading, 169; Only Natural 115: School Teachers, 130: Bight Reading, 57:
Sound. 18; and Notes on, 47 One TongueSkips and Slides. 167 : Shame, 223: Schoolmas-
enough, 48: Opening the Mouth, 110; Operating ter and Pupils, 43 : Sharp Reply, 163 : Slander,
Circumstances, 162; Oratory, 27, 74, 110, 156, 1 139 : Slender Voice, 155: Sinking in the $10.

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mach, 22 ; Sounds, 22; Simple Laughter, 192 ; Simple Bodily Pain, quillity, 172: Tweedledum and Tweedledee, 228 : The Feet, 174:
196; Speculation like a Cold Bath, 144; Strong Points, 106; Stand- Twilight Dews, 193: Thou art, O God, 188: The Rose, 72: The
ing, 22; Starry Firmament (Addison), 46; Strength of Voice, 145; Union, 55.
Society owes all a Living, 63; Sources of Faults, 236; Socrates U-28-9, 30, 22, 24, 55, 58: Ugly Dreams, 165: Unaccented
and the Tyrants, 102; Speaking the Gauntlet, 116; Student's Poe. Vowels, 75 : Uncertain quantity of Wine, 62: Unwelcome Visitor,
try, 116; Sommerfield and the Bishop, 138 ; Standard of Speaking, 74: Use of Spelling, 68.
152 ; Sterling Integrity, 154 ; Style, 148, 151-9, 160-1-2; Stress,

V-43: Vanity Reproved, 162: Vain Mother, 68: Varieties op
67; Sublimity and Pathos, 22; Striking out Beauties, 177; Stake every page • Veneration, 189, 226 : Ventriloquism, 60: Vehemence
Regulator, 178 ; Sowing and Reaping, 180; Suggestions, 154, 236; of Action, 232 : Views of Truth, 211: Virtue the best Treasure, 222:
Surihise, 215; Suspicion, 224; Stupidity, 30; Stretch of Thought, Virtue before Riches, 160: Virtuous Friendship, 237: Vexation,
231 ; Spinsters, 54; Successful Speaker, 128 ; Swiss Retort, 127; 227 : Voice, 166 ; Vocal Organs, 11; Vocal Gymnastics, 23.
Swearing King, 103; Standing, 22; Swearing, 167; Surprise, 188,

W-56, 26; Warren's Address at the Battle of Bunker Hin,
223; Stages of Progress, 17C.
T-39, 41; Talent, 120; Tale of Wonder, 226; Tallow and paraphrased, 57; War and Truth, 90; Washington and Mother,

194 ; and W. and the U. S., 100; Wh, 62; What is Ours, 61; Wet
Talent, 158 ; Telling Stories, 78; To teach Children, 109; Tele-

Minister, 18; What a Bug! 226; Waves or Circumflexes, 130-3;
scope, 91; Terror, 183, 225, 231; Temperance, 198; Teaching, Weeping Emperor, 218 ; What the Youth had learned, 115; Who
225; Theology, 19; Tendency of our Language, 157; Theatres,

is wrong in the Argument, 122; What for? 150; We love them
174; Thinking, 175; Thought and Feeling, 114; Thats, 49; This-

50, 60; Who rules? 53; Whitfield Rambling, 50; Wm. Peno, 37;
tie Sifter, 60; True Wisdom, 34; Triphthongs, 32: Three Essen-

Wirt, 150; Windpipe, &c., 11; Wife, 153; Wild Oats, 19; Win.
tials in all things, 51: Th, 60—1, True Empire, 76: Three De-

ter Evenings, 62; Wisdom of our Ancestors, 129 : Weeping, 194 :
grees of Speech, 112: Taree moles of Existence, 121: Thorax,

William and Lucy, 194: Word Painting, 95, 139, 142: Whipped
9: Tight Dressing, 9: These are my Jewels, 196: Time in Man,

for making Rhymes, 191: Words, 20: Worth, 65: Woman, 75,
166 : Truth, 171, 192: True Happiness, 172: This World, 202 :

133, 136, 162: Wonder, 188, 226: Woman as she should be, 32 :
A fleeting show, 189; True Eloquence, 209: To act a Passion, 212:
To compion, 221: True Modesty, 21: To and The, 57: Tough 63–4: World not all a freeting show, 66: Written Page, 230.

Working a Passage, 98 : Wrong Choice, 47: Written Language,
Animal, 79: Truths bot Fictions, 170: Too hard, 142: Truth and
Nature, 130: To prevent Suicide, 108: Turn Bread into Stoves,

X-Pages 66, 67, 63, 64, 65, and 38.
202: Tyrolese Songs, 234 : Transition, 146 : True Philosophy, 136:

Y-Pages 58, 22, 23, 24, 29, 63, 64.
To succeed, 146: Tremor of Voice, 156: Try again, 156: Tran.

Z-Pages 38, 46, 63, 67: 20-01-o-by, 7, 104.

CONTENTS OF READINGS AND RECITATIONS.

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A-Accomplished Young Lady, 261; Adams and Jefferson, 273; house (Lewis), 270 ; Maria taking the Vail, 314; Maria (Cole.
Advantages of Kuos ledge, 291; Adherence to Truth, 270; Against ridge), 316; Marco Bozzarris, 267, Majesty of the Law, 293, Ma.
the American War, 243, Alexander Selkirk (Cowper), 295; Alex. ternal Affection, 303; Military Insubordination (Clay), 271, Mod.
ander's Feast, 315, Alexander at Olympia Games, 230; Antony's ulation, 255; Moloch's Oration for War, 308; Marmilles Hymn
Oration over Crnar, 232; America, 277, 290; American Flag, 288; of Liberty, 292; Morplight and Battlefield, 255; My Country,
Aspirations of Youth, 246; Atheist and Acorn, 250.

250 ; Moral Effects of Intemperance, 240; Mother's Love, 231.
B-Baron's Last Banquet, 289; Basque Girl, or Love's Sacrifice, N-National Glory, 241; National Union, 250 ; Natural Histo.
313; Balance of Happiness, 239: Battle Fiela, 212; Battle of Wa. sy of Love, 261; Nature's Wants are few, 201 ; Nature of True
terloo, 264; Begrar's Petition, 275; Benefits of Agriculture, 288; Eloquence, 206; Neelle (Wootworth), 272, Night Scene in
Beauties of Nature, 302; Best Cure for Trouble, 300; Best of Turkey, 246 ; New Year, 279; No excellence without Labor, 306;
Wires, 314; Burr and Plannerhassett, 268; Brutus' Harangue on Nobility of Labor, 26; Nose and the Man, 285.
the death of Car, 261; Burial of Sir John Moore, 242, By. O-Ode on the Passions (Collins), 249; Ode for the 4th of July,
ron's Apostrophe to the Ocean, 263.

316 ; Of Elocution, 244; Old Oaken Bucket (Woodworth), 256

b
C-Cato's Senate, 276: his Soliloquy, 310; Cassius against Cx- Old Hat, 296; Orator Puff, 315; Ossian's Address to the Moon,
rar, 242, Character of Woman, 218; of Pitt, 297 ; of Bonaparte, 241; Do. to the Sun, 244; Othello: Aprilogy for Marrying, 296
302, Changing and Cochanging, 239, Chestnut Horse, 2 19; Char: Our Country, 240; Our Toils and their Reward, 238,
ity, 281; Cicero against Verres, 308 Coustancy of Woman, 296; P--Parts of the Whole, 238; Parrhasius and the Olynthian Cap.
Coral Grove, 260 ; Cure for Hard Times, 285.

tive (Willis), 274: Patrick Henry's Speech, setting in motion the
D-David's lament over Absalom (Willis), 266; Darkness (By: ball of the Revolution, 277: Passing the Rubicon, 290; Passage
ron], 258: Deserted Wife, 304; Dew Drop, 291; Destruction of of the Red Sea (Heber), 286; Patriotic Triumph, 263; Peace
Senarharib's Army (Byron), 240 ; Dignity of Human Nature, 305 ; and War contrasted, (Hall) 257; Perfect Orator, 279; Perry's Vic.
Disappointed Ambition, 240 : Doctor and his hopeful Pupil, 293 tory on Lake Erie, 260; Physical Education, 284; Philosophy and
Duty of American Citizens, 311; Douglas' Account of himself, 244. Religion, 316 ; Pilgrims and their Destiny, 312: Play.place of early

E-Education, 278; Emmet's Vindication, in full, 306; Eulo- days, 276 ; Political Corruption, 310; Fower of Eloquence (Carey),
çium on the South (Hayne), 254; 17. on the North (Welster,) 280Press on, 246 : Pride of Profession, 316 ; Progress of Liberty,
254; Eulogium on Kosciusko, 298; Eve's Love for Adam, 294; 256 ; of Government, 290; Public Faith, 309.
Exile of Erin, 273 ; Eyes, 279.

-Queen Mab (Shakspeare), 289.
F-Fall of Beauty, 314; Fancied Infallibility, 238; Female R_Razor Seller, 271; Rainy Day, 239; Rejected, 304; Respect
Character, 295; Fever Dream, 265; Fireside Gappiness, 285; to Old Age, 282; Recitations, instead of Theatres (Dr. Channing),
Flight of Xerxes, 241; Fortune Teller, 282; Footsteps of Angels, 264; Resurrection of the Lord (Hardie), 292; Richard IIL, 304;
278 ; Freeman, 301; Frenchnian and his Host, 281.

Right of Free Discussion (Webster), 256.
G-Gambler's Wife, 257; Goodness of God, 256 ; Games, 259; S-Sailor Boy's Dream, 262; Serpent of the Still, 253; She walks
Ginevra, or Lost Bride (Rogers), 272; Gentleness, 246 ; Genuine in Beauty (Byron), 239, Ship, 241, Slander, 260, 294, 311; Soul's
Taste, 257; God in Nature, 276: Good Night (Sands), 282; Groves Defiance, 286 ; Speech of Relial, 275; of Cataline, 203 ; Spirit of
God's first Temples (Bryant), 283; Grave of the Renowned, 310; British Law, 271, Star of Bethlehem, 294 ; Slag Chase (Sentt), 284;
Greek Literature, 287.

Stream of Life, 296; Sublimity of Mountain Scenery, 250; Swear.
H-Hannital to his Soldiers, 247 ; Home, 313; Human Life, ing nobly reproved, 193.
309; Hypocrite (Pollok ), 273.

T-Talents always Ascendant, 269; Thapatopsis (Bryant), 287;
1-Immortality of the Soul (Addison, 238; Indian Language, Thunder Storm on the Alpa, 303 ; Three Black Crows, 259: The
292; Immortal Mind, 257; Improvement of the Mind, 248; In.

Whiskers, 243; The Hermit (Beattie), 247; The Murderer Knapp
dian Names, 248 ; lufluence of the Wise and Go4, 309; Infant (Webster , 251; Tit for Tat, or Coquetry Punished (Woodworth),
Sferping in a Garden, 239; Industry and Eloquence, 301; Invalid 263 ; Tribute to Penn, 312; Do. to Washington, 287; To Mary in
Abroad. 252.

Heaven (Burns), 303 ; To-day and To-morrow, 307; True Friend.
J-John Adams' Speech, on adopting the Declaration of Inde-

ship, 260,
pendence, 245; Justice, 240.

V-Vietim Bride and Miser (Harrison), 291; Village Black.
L-Land of Rest, 278; Landing of the Pilgrim Fathers, 311;

smith (Longfellow), 299; Vulture and Captive Infant, 247.
Lay of the Madman, 300; Liberty and Union, 256; Life is Real, W-Way to be Happy, 278; Wilderness of Mind (Osborne),
306; Life of a Drunkard, 253; Lord Ullin's Daughter, 290; Loch. 258; Wife, Children and Friends, (Spenser), 279; Woolsey's Solil.
javar (Scott), 297; Locke, 293; Loss of National Character, 282; oquy on Ambition, 312; World at a Distance (Cowper), 253;
Lucy, 307.

World to Come, 280.
M–Maid of Malahide, 267; Maniac, a scene in a Private Mad.

Y-Youth and Age, 289.

References and Testimonials. subject; his instructions are of vast importance to EXTRACT - From the Faculty of the Hanover Col. public speakers. His appearance, his manner, his lege, Ia. Ilaving attended Prof. Bronson's prelec- voice, and his mode of

treating the subject of Elotions to the students of this College, in the art of cution, are altogether original. His Recitations are Elocution, we take great pleasure in bearing test: well done, and give an agreeable variety to the Lee mony, no less to his laborious fidelity to his pupils, tures. His Instructions must prove of iminense than to the soundness of his principles, and his own

value. thorough acquaintance with the subject he professes EXTRACT—From the Lexington, Ky. Intelligencer. to teach. Mr. Bronson is no charletan in his pro- Reader, do you ever spend money for speriiuities, session. Not content with communicating abstract such as balls, circuses, menageries or theatres ? Ii knowledge, nor with exhibiting his own power or so, we are not going quarrel with you, or criticise applying that knowledge, his great aim seems to be your taste. But we are about to say, that a source -to make the student a practical Elocutionist. We of amusement, cheaper, more intellectual, more most cheerfully recommend him to the patronage decidely improving, and at the same time unques. of an enlightened public; and, especially, to the lionably innocent and entertaining, is presented in patrons of public Institutions of Learning. the Lectures on Elocution and Music now in pro

EXTRACT - From the Committee of the classes at gress by Professor Bronson. Princeton Theological Seminary. We take plea. Prof. BRONSON is evidently master of his profes sure in expressing our approbation of the principles sion : he not only understands Oratory theoretically of Prof. Bronson's system, and the manner in and practically, but possessee a must happy faculty which he inculcates them in his practical Lectures. of teaching it. Those who are loud of splendid His model is NATURE ; and therefore, his primary specimens of Elocution should not fail of atiending object is to bring into active operation all those or these Lectures. The knowledge obtained from this gans which pature designed to be employed in the system is especially necessary for Mothers, and production of vocal sounds. This object once at- those who have the training of children, or the iained, the beneficial consequences, which follow, teaching of vocal music.-Daily Democral, (Ro. are numerous; and, to the Public Speaker, incal-chester, N. Y. uable. Articulation becomes easy and distinct, the

The mere announcement of Prof Bronson's Lec. voice acquires increased clearness, strength, flexi. bility and compass; and exhaustion, arising from

tures and Recitations, will be sufficient, in Trenton, protracted vocal labor, is avoided together with co draw a large audience.-N. J. State Gazelle, infiamution of the lungs, and BRONCHITIS - those

Among the professors of Elocution of the present fearful forms of disease, which darken the prospects day, perhaps no one has atlained the fame of Mr. and curtail the usefulness of so many at the present Bronson. He understands the art of speaking theo day. Mr. B's oral instruction is entirely practical, retically and practically--medically and philoloand well calculated to verify the truth of his theorygically-in every shape and in every form. such We all join in expressing our high approbation of varied qualifications as he possesses are rarely his system, and our firin conviction that it is well round, and all who read the Herald should hear Worthy the attention of all who aim at becoming him.-N. Y Herald. good singers, Readers, or public Speakers.

Professor Bronson's lectures have been listened EXTRACT.–From the Classes in the Miami Unito by crowded audiences. He has been compellede versity, Ohio. We take pleasure in expressing our for want of room to leave Masonic Hall, and occo entire satisfaction with hiin as a teacher, and of his py the Wesininister Street Chapel.-Prut. R. I. mode of instruction. By this analysis and esposi.

Journal. tion of the elementary principles of language, he EXTRACT.--From a letter by MR. LOWELL places within the hands of his pupils a Key to their MASON,

Boston, a celebrated composer and teafaults, together with a definite mode of correctingcher of Music. them, and guiding their further efforts to improve " As far as I can judge of your principles, I apin the art of Elocution. By his faithful attention, prove ; they appear to me to be founded in truth he has succeeded in giving entire satisfaction to all and nature. I have introduced something of your who have attended his Lectures. Being convinced system into my classes. Knowing what I now that bis plan is founded upon correct philosophical know, I should certainly give the money right over principles, and is adequate to the accomplishment again for the knowledge 1 acquired; yes, double, of its professed object, -and having every con. were it necessary. Could I command the time I fidence in his capability and faithfullness, we cheer-should like to pursue the study much longer with fully recommend Prof. Bronson to all to whom he you ; but what I have already acquired I consider may offer his services, as a competent teacher offi.ighly important, and you have my THANKS as well Elocution.

as my MONEY.'» EXTRACT.--From some of the Professors in EXTRACT.-- From the Journal of Commerce, NY. Rutger's College, New Brunswick, N. J.-Haviag Mr Bronson is certainly one of the most original attended Professor Bronson's Course of Lectures, and entertaining men with whom we meet. He we cheerfully bear witness to his COMPETENCY and treats on all matters relating to sound, and its or faithfulness as an instructor; and are well satis: gans, and illustrates his principles by examples ol fied that his system of discipline, if duly followed singing and rhetorical rehearsal of a high charac up, cannot fail to impart distinctness of articula

ter. tion, with an easy and impressive elocution.

The Recitations of Prof. Bronson were received EXTRACT –From the students of Jefferson Col with great satisfaction, by one of the largest asser lege, Canonsburgh, Pa.-We take this opportunity blics that we have ever seen in College Hall. Ne of expressing our approbation of Prof. Bronson's author need ask more, than to have the delicata system, and of his capability to instruct others in touches of his fancy, and the hidden meaning of liie this most important art. He is a perfect master of thought, brought out by the professor - Cincia all he teaches, and the principles on which he bases nali Daily Gazette. his instructions are so accordant with Philosophy Prof. Bronson's Lectures and Recitations have and common sense, as to recommend them to the been received with decided favor in almost every approval of every admirer of elegant enunciation, City in the Union, and in our principal Towns and either in Reading or Oratory. We recommend and Literary Institutions. We heard him somo him to all persons who feel desirious of acquiring years since, and derived much instructions and prothe art of Reading and Speaking with science and fit from his original theory of the Human Voice; of effect.

the means of strengthening and perfecting it, and a From the Mercantile Journal, Boston. We have curing the prevalent diseases of the vocal orgaan no doubt but that Prof. Bronson is master of his Bronchitis, &c. N. Y. Daily ?ribune.

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