Index:Essays and phantasies by James Thomson.djvu

Essays and phantasies by James Thomson.djvu



A Lady of Sorrow:
Introductory Note 1
I. The Angel 4
II. The Siren 10
III. The Shadow 16
Proposals for the Speedy Extinction of Evil and Misery 51
Bumble, Bumbledom, Bumbleism 104
Per Contra: The Poet, High Art, Genius 124
Indolence: A Moral Essay 142
A National Reformer in the Dog-Days 166
An Evening with Spenser 177
Open Secret Societies 190
Sayings of Sigvat 213
A Word for Xantippe 220
Sympathy 228
Liberty and Necessity 250
A Walk Abroad 257
The Fair of St. Sylvester 269
A Note on Forster's Life of Swift 281
A Note on George Meredith 289
On the Worth of Metaphysical Systems 296
A Few Words on the System of Spinoza 303
In our Forest of the Past 313

Two sections of "Opinions of the Press" advertising works by the same author are appended and numbered: 1-8 and 1-9