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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 539 1 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 88 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 58 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Women and Men 54 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 54 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Book and heart: essays on literature and life 44 0 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Grant in peace: from Appomattox to Mount McGregor, a personal memoir 39 1 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, The new world and the new book 38 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 7, 4th edition. 38 0 Browse Search
Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters 36 0 Browse Search
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ents of peace happiness, and around every fireside hover the Genius of Liberty and spirit of Independence. But with faint-hearted we would have a and, in the first place, we would re ind them that no people ever yet enjoyed privileges of freemen without paying for them; and, secondly, that people who the dearest price for freedom prizes it most highly, and will cling to it most tena ously. Hence we incline to believe that this struggle is the last this Continent will witness of Americans struggling with selves. Now, there remains but one question to you faint hearted, desponding men of the South, and this question even you cannot all to answer, as the Hon-heard have done; Will you be freemen, or will you be slave?" question which our forefather answered-- the language of the forest-born. Demoaths--"Give me liberty, or give me death!" our Southern soldiery reiterate almost manimously to-day, and our Southern women laper at every breath. Then the little difference of
re are people who will insist that such a paper ornament was intended for them, and thereat grow fiercely irate. What would the owner of a stud of horses think of a groom who persistently put the saddle on the wrong horse ? And yet, everywhere, we find people indulging in this folly whenever some of the bad and unprincipled of a nationality are mentioned in the columns of a newspaper. For example. We referred the other morning to an unpatriotic number of German Jews, and even native Americans, besieging the Passport Office, eager to get out of the city, lest the gunboats of the Yankees should come up and render their precious lives unsafe.-- Guess our astonishment when we were met by some genuinely good and patriotic German Jews, who imagined that they were placed in the same category with the weak-hearted besiegers of the Passport Office, who, by their actions, proved that they had the deer's heart and the woman's hand. Now, we are not without knowledge that among the nationa