Littell's Living Age/Volume 160

No. 2063. — January 5, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. Wraxall’s Memoirs, Temple Bar
  2. The Baby's Grandmother - Part I., Blackwood's Magazine
  3. The Literature of Seven Dials, by B. G. Johns, National Review
  4. In the Wrong Paradise, by A. Lang, Fortnightly Review
  5. A Florentine Tradesman's Diary - Part I., Saturday Review
  6. A Dancing Epidemic, Chambers' Journal
  7. The Clerical Caste in Scotland, Spectator

Poetry.

Olivia and Dick Primrose, by Katharine Tynan, Tinsley's Magazine
A Christmas-Day Memory, by Sarah Doudney, Sunday Magazine
September Woods, by T. C. Irwin, Tinsley's Magazine
The Anchor, by H. M. C., Sunday Magazine

Miscellany.

Edition of Locker's "London Lyrics"


No. 2064. — January 12, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. Evolutionary Ethics and Christianity, by Goldwin Smith, Contemporary Review
  2. The Baby's Grandmother - Part II., Blackwood's Magazine
  3. Literary Forgeries, by A. Lang, Contemporary Review
  4. J. Addingyon Symonds, by Prof. Villari, La Nuova Antologia
  5. A Highland Shealing, Temple Bar
  6. Thomas Hood, Saturday Review
  7. The Geology of the Libyan Desert, by W. T. B., Nature
  8. The Princess Alice, Saturday Review
  9. The Upper Currents of the Atmosphere, Nature
  10. The Tennyson Peerage, Spectator
  11. The Java Disaster, by Capt. W. J. Watson, Nature

Poetry.

Drawn Blank, All The Year Round
The Autumn Message, All The Year Round
Albano, by Rennell Rodd, Spectator
Contrasts, by Ada Louise Martin, Longman's Magazine

Miscellany.

A Leper Farm in Cyprus
The Jay and Poets, Gentleman's Magazine


No. 2065. — January 19, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. Ancient International Law, by H. Brougham Leech, Contemporary Review
  2. The Baby's Grandmother - Part III., Blackwood's Magazine
  3. Greenstead Church, by John Ashton, Gentleman’s Magazine
  4. Marshal Berwick, Temple Bar
  5. A Maiden Fair - Part II., by Charles Gibbon, Good Cheer
  6. Outcast Russia, by P. Krapotkine, Nineteenth Century
  7. The Oaks of Sherwood Forest, Forestry

Poetry.

Sing, Little Bird, by Fanny Forrester, Chambers' Journal
Missed, by S. Clarke, Chambers' Journal
Baron Honor, Punch
Sunset, by Herman Merivale, Spectator


No. 2066. — January 26, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. A Life of Lord Lyndhurst, Times
  2. A Maiden Fair - Part III., by Charles Gibbon, Good Cheer
  3. A Recent Visit to the Boers, by R. Loyd-Lindsay, Nineteenth Century
  4. Scraps from the Chronicles of Venice, by Amy Layard, National Review
  5. Dream-Space, by Richard A. Proctor, Gentleman’s Magazine
  6. Old Lady Mary: a Story of the Seen and the Unseen - Part I., Blackwood's Magazine
  7. Last Reminiscences of Anthony Trollope, Temple Bar
  8. A Florentine Tradesman's Diary - Part II., Saturday Review
  9. Canon Liddon on Secularism, Spectator

Poetry.

Progress, or Retrogression, by A. G. B., Spectator
On the Death of Richard Doyle, by Algernon Charles Swinburne, Athenæum
Rondeau, by Austin Dobson


No. 2067. — February 2, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. Lord Melbourne: a Sketch, by Cowper, Nineteenth Century
  2. Old Lady Mary: a Story of the Seen and the Unseen - Part II., Blackwood's Magazine
  3. History in Little - Part I., Gentleman's Magazine
  4. The Soudan and its Future, by Sir Samuel Baker, Contemporary Review
  5. The Baby's Grandmother - Part IV., Blackwood's Magazine
  6. Earthquake Weather, Cornhill Magazine
  7. Old Writers and Modern Readers, Saturday Review
  8. The Secrecy of Modern Despotism, Economist
  9. The Happiness of Some Women, Spectator
  10. Helen’s Tower, Good Words

Poetry.

Laurestinus, All The Year Round
Izaak Walton, by T. Westwood, Athenæum
Not until Next Time, by R. D. Blackmore, Blackwood's Magazine

Miscellany.

Mahometan Prayers for the Queen, by Frederick E. Sawyer, Notes and Queries


No. 2068. — February 9, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. The Outdoor Poetry of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, by Vernon Lee, Contemporary Review
  2. The Wizard's Son - Part XXI., Macmillan's Magazine
  3. The Eton Days of Sir Stafford Northcote, Temple Bar
  4. The Baby's Grandmother - Part V., Blackwood's Magazine
  5. Camp Life on the Prairies, by Arthur H. Paterson, Macmillan's Magazine
  6. Statues and Monuments of London, by G. Shaw Lefevre, Nineteenth Century
  7. British Guiana, Month
  8. Traditional History of Hagar’s Well at Mecca, Lancet

Poetry.

Poetry and the Poor, by W. Walsham Bedford, Spectator
A Year’s Wooing, by H. L. R., Chambers' Journal
Stanzas for Music, by Mrs. Kemble

Miscellany.

American Streets, Our American Cousins
A Deserted City


No. 2069. — February 16, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. Daily Life in a Mediæval Monastery, by Augustus Jessop, Nineteenth Century
  2. The Wizard's Son - Part XXII., Macmillan's Magazine
  3. The Inspiration of Death in Folklore, British Quarterly Review
  4. A Study from Turgenieff, Scottish Review
  5. The Literature of Introspection. - Two Recent Journals, by M. A. W., Macmillan’s Magazine
  6. The Four Silverpennys, Temple Bar
  7. The Corps Fuchs, Saturday Review
  8. Winter Life at Spitzbergen, Nature
  9. Houses with Secret Chambers, Chambers' Journal
  10. Deep-Sea Lighthouses, Iron

Poetry.

The Golden Year, by Tennyson
Thoughts at Sunrise, Spectator
Schubert’s Symphony in B Minor, by H. Havelock Ellis, Academy

Miscellany.

The Epitaph on the Countess of Pembroke, by Henry Salusbury Milman, Academy


No. 2070. — February 23, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. The Literary Life of Anthony Trollope, Edinburgh Review
  2. Beauty and the Beast - Part I., by Sarah Tytler, author of "Citoyenne Jacqueline," "Lady Bell," etc., Good Words
  3. The Copts and El-Islam, Quarterly Review
  4. Virgil and Agriculture in Tuscany, by Janet Ross, Longman’s Magazine
  5. English Hegelianism and its Religion, Church Quarterly Review
  6. The "Vagabonds" of Siberia, Globe
  7. The Cliff-Houses of Canon de Chelly, Chambers' Journal
  8. German Students’ Duels, Saturday Review

Poetry.

Forbidden, All The Year Round
Wind-Voices, All The Year Round
The Dew-Fall, by F. W. Home, Academy


No. 2071. — March 1, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. The Uncertainties of Science, London Quarterly Review
  2. Valerie's Fate - Part I., by Mrs. Alexander, author of "The Wooing O't," etc., Gentleman's Annual
  3. Fray Gerundio - a Clerical Don Quixote, Church Quarterly Review
  4. The Baby's Grandmother - Part VI., Blackwood's Magazine
  5. A Walk to Coomassie, by Godfrey Y. Lagden, Nineteenth Century
  6. "Chinese Gordon" - Part I., All The Year Round
  7. Recreations of Men of Letters, All The Year Round
  8. The Character of Dogs, by Robert Louis Stevenson, English Illustrated Magazine
  9. Christianity and Politics, Spectator

Poetry.

"Love's Watch", by George Logan Moore, A.B., Chambers' Journal
"Love's Transfiguration", by George Logan Moore, A.B., Chambers' Journal
Old Age, by Lord Rosslyn
The River’s Song, by Sarah Doudney, Sunday Magazine
The Two Rivers, by Herbert New, Spectator
A Daisy, by William Allingham, Athenæum


No. 2072. — March 8, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. The English Church in the Eighteenth Century, Quarterly Review
  2. The Wizard's Son - Part XXIII., Macmillan's Magazine
  3. Sir Theodore Martin’s Life of Lord Lyndhurst, Blackwood’s Magazine
  4. Valerie's Fate - Part II., by Mrs. Alexander, author of "The Wooing O't," etc., Gentleman's Annual
  5. The Pottery Districts of Fiji, Leisure Hour
  6. The True Story of Adam Bede, by A. Johnson, Sunday Magazine
  7. The Defence of Canton, China Mail

Poetry.

Pessimism, by J. S. B., Blackwood’s Magazine

Miscellany.

A Virtual Reward Office, Cassell's Family Magazine
The Finances of China


No. 2073. — March 15, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. The Guide of Islam, by C. R. Conder, Fortnightly Review
  2. The Baby's Grandmother - Part VII., Blackwood's Magazine
  3. "Chinese Gordon" - Part II., All The Year Round
  4. Valerie's Fate - Part III., by Mrs. Alexander, author of "The Wooing O't," etc., Gentleman's Annual
  5. Reminiscences of Jamaica - Part I., All The Year Round
  6. History in Little - Part II., Gentleman's Magazine
  7. Bears and Wolves, Belgravia
  8. Christian Agnosticism, by H. G. Curteis, Nineteenth Century
  9. Tropical Fruits, St. James's Gazette
  10. Gales and Hurricanes, Spectator

Poetry.

A Ballad of Memorie, by Janet Hamilton, Good Words
A Secret, All The Year Round
To Wordsworth, by Herbert B. Garrod, Spectator

Miscellany.

The Legends of King Arthur, Cassell's Library of English Literature


No. 2074. — March 22, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. On the Inspiration of Scripture, by Cardinal Newman, Nineteenth Century
  2. Dr. Ball, Argosy
  3. On Rainbows, by Professor Tyndall, Nineteenth Century
  4. "Old Mr. Binney", Temple Bar
  5. Reminiscences of Jamaica - Part II., All The Year Round
  6. Turkish Arabia, by Trevor Chichele Plowden, Fortnightly Review
  7. Charles Cotton, by M. G. Watkins, Gentleman’s Magazine
  8. The Tale of Tristram and Iseult, by Mathilde Blind, National Review
  9. George Eliot’s Essays, Athenæum
  10. Club Gambling in the Last Century, All The Year Round
  11. Tea: Its Culture and Consumption, St. James's Gazette

Poetry.

"The New William Tell", by Sir Henry Taylor
A Winter Lesson, by J. T. Burton Wollaston, Cassell's Magazine
Le Libraire aux Chalands, by Marc Monier, Notes and Queries
Gales, Punch


No. 2075. — March 29, 1884.Edit

Contents.

  1. The Aristocracy of Letters, by Alfred Austin, National Review
  2. The Wizard's Son - Part XXIV., Macmillan's Magazine
  3. My Schooldays from 1830 to 1840, by George Granville Bradley, Nineteenth Century
  4. Gracie, Temple Bar
  5. The Brutes on their Master, by H. D. Trail, Nineteenth Century
  6. The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Spectator
  7. The Monk-Fish,

Poetry.

Marshal Belle-Isle’s Retreat from Prague, by Frederick the Great, Spectator
The New Lucian, by Edwin Arnold, Spectator
Old-Year Leaves, by Elliot Stock