The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe, vol. 08 (1902), title page and table of contents


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Title page:

 

 

THE
 
COMPLETE WORKS
 
OF
 
EDGAR ALLAN POE

EDITED BY

JAMES A. HARRISON

PROFESSOR IN THE UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA

VOLUME VIII.

LITERARY CRITICISM — VOLUME I.

NEW YORK
THOMAS Y. CROWELL & COMPANY
PUBLISHERS

[[1902]]

 

 



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Table of Contents

CONTENTS

                             PAGE
Introduction    v
Poems by William Cullen Bryant [[Not by Poe]]    1
Confessions of a Poet [[Laughton Osborn]]    2
Horse-Shoe Robinson [[J. P. Kennedy]]    4
I Promessi Sposi, or the Betrothed Lovers [[A. Manzoni, translated by G. W. Featherstonhaugh]] [[Not by Poe]]    12
Journal — by Frances Anne Butler    19
The Infidel, or the Fall of Mexico [[R. M. Bird]] [[Not by Poe]]    32
The Conquest of Florida, by Hernando de Soto    37
The Crayon Miscellany, No. II, containing Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey [[W. Irving]]    40
Mephistopheles in England, or the Confessions of a Prime Minister    42
The Classical Family Library    43
The Early Naval History of England    48
The Gift: A Christmas and New Year’s Present for 1836    50
Norman Leslie [[Theodore S. Fay]]    51
The Hawks of Hawk-Hollow [[R. M. Bird]]    63
Tales of the Peerage and the Peasantry    74
The Heroine: of Adventures of Cherubina    76
The Edinburgh Review    82
Nuts to Crack    90
The Crayon Miscellany [[W. Irving]]    91
Lives of the Necromancers [[W. Godwin]]    92
The Linwoods    94
A Memoir of the Reverend John H. Rice, D. D.    101
Oration on the Life and Character of the Rev. Joseph Caldwell, D. D.    102
A Life of George Washington, in Latin Prose    103
Sketches of History, Life, and Manners in the West    108
Clinton Bradshaw, or the Adventures of a Lawyer    109
The Rambler in North America, 1832-1833    111
Judge Story’s Discourse on Chief-Justice Marshall    114
Binney’s Eulogium    114
Inaugural Address of the Rev. D. L. Carroll, D. D.    116
Traits of American Life    117
An Address on Education    118
Legends of a Log-Cabin    120
Zinzendorff and Other Poems    122
Poems — by Miss H. F. Gould    122
Poems: Translated and Original    122
The Partisan: A Tale of the Revolution    143
The Young Wife’s Book    158
Tales and Sketches    160
Reminiscences of an Intercourse with Mr. Niebuhr, the Historian    162
The Life and Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe [[D. Defoe]]    169
The Poetry of Life    173
The Christian Florist    177
Paul Ulric: or the Adventurs of an Enthusiast    178
Animal and Vegetable Physiology    206
A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia    211
The American in England [[Alexander Slidell]]    214
Rienzi, the Last of the Tribunes    222
Conti the Discarded    229
The Confessions of Emilia Harrington    234
The Noble Deeds of Woman    238
Contributions to the Ecclesiastical History of the United States of America — Virginia    239
Phrenology, and the Moral Influence of Phrenology [[Mrs. L. Miles]]    252
Mahmoud    256
Georgia Scenes, Characters, Incidents, etc.    257
Slavery in the United States [J. K. Paulding] [[Not by Poe]]    265
The South Vindicated from the Treason and Fanaticism of the Northern Abolitionists [Drayton] [[Not by Poe]]    265
The Culprit Fay, and Other Poems [J. R. Drake]    275
Alnwick Castle, with Other Poems [F. G. Halleck]    275
Bubbles from the Brunnens of Nassau    319
Walsh’s Didactics    321
Appendix: Poe’s Reply to his Critics    331

 



List of Illustrations

ILLUSTRATIONS

FRONTISPIECE

Elizabeth Poe

 


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Notes:

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