Beside Still Waters
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Beside Still Waters

By Arthur Christopher Benson
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  • BESIDE STILL WATERS
  • BY
    • ARTHUR CHRISTOPHER BENSON
      • FELLOW OF MAGDALENE COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE
      • FOURTH IMPRESSION
    • FELLOW OF MAGDALENE COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE
    • FOURTH IMPRESSION
    • LONDON SMITH, ELDER, & CO., 15 WATERLOO PLACE 1910
  • CONTENTS
  • BESIDE STILL WATERS
    • I
      • The Family—The Scene—The Church—Childhood—Books
    • The Family—The Scene—The Church—Childhood—Books
    • II
      • The Schoolmaster—School Life—Companions
    • The Schoolmaster—School Life—Companions
    • III
      • The Public School—Friendships—The Opening Heart—The Mould—The Last Morning
    • The Public School—Friendships—The Opening Heart—The Mould—The Last Morning
    • IV
      • Undergraduate Days—Strain—Recovery—A First Book
    • Undergraduate Days—Strain—Recovery—A First Book
    • V
      • Practical Life—The Official World—Drudgery—Resignation—Retirement
    • Practical Life—The Official World—Drudgery—Resignation—Retirement
    • VI
      • His Father's Friendship—His Sister's Death—The Silent River
    • His Father's Friendship—His Sister's Death—The Silent River
    • VII
      • Liberty—Cambridge—Literary Work—Egotism
    • Liberty—Cambridge—Literary Work—Egotism
    • VIII
      • Foundations of Faith—Duality—Christianity—The Will of God
    • Foundations of Faith—Duality—Christianity—The Will of God
    • IX
      • Art—The End of Art
    • Art—The End of Art
    • X
      • Retrospect—Renewal of Youth—The New Energy
    • Retrospect—Renewal of Youth—The New Energy
    • XI
      • Platonism—The Pure Gospel—The Pauline Gospel—The Harmony
    • Platonism—The Pure Gospel—The Pauline Gospel—The Harmony
    • XII
      • Sacrifice—The Church—Certainty
    • Sacrifice—The Church—Certainty
    • XIII
      • Waiting for Light
    • Waiting for Light
    • XIV
      • Dreariness—Romance—The Choice of Work—Dulness—A Creed
    • Dreariness—Romance—The Choice of Work—Dulness—A Creed
    • XV
      • The Pilgrim's Progress—The Pilgrimage—Development—The Eternal Will
    • The Pilgrim's Progress—The Pilgrimage—Development—The Eternal Will
    • XVI
      • Humanity—Individuality—The Average
    • Humanity—Individuality—The Average
    • XVII
      • Spring—Wonder
    • Spring—Wonder
    • XVIII
      • His Father's Death—Illness—A New Home—The New Light
    • His Father's Death—Illness—A New Home—The New Light
    • XIX
      • Women—The Feminine View—Society—Frank Relations—Coldness—Sensitiveness
    • Women—The Feminine View—Society—Frank Relations—Coldness—Sensitiveness
    • XX
      • Limitations—Sympathy—A Quiet Choice—The Mind of God—Intuition
    • Limitations—Sympathy—A Quiet Choice—The Mind of God—Intuition
    • XXI
      • A Far-off Day—A Compact—Fragrant Memories
    • A Far-off Day—A Compact—Fragrant Memories
    • XXII
      • Death—The Real and the Ideal—A Thunder Shower—Storm and Shadow
    • Death—The Real and the Ideal—A Thunder Shower—Storm and Shadow
    • XXIII
      • The Club—Homewards—The Garden of God
    • The Club—Homewards—The Garden of God
    • XXIV
      • The Romance of Life—The Renewal of Youth—Youth
    • The Romance of Life—The Renewal of Youth—Youth
    • XXV
      • A Narrow Path—A Letter—Asceticism—The Narrow Soul
    • A Narrow Path—A Letter—Asceticism—The Narrow Soul
    • XXVI
      • Activity—Work—Isolation
    • Activity—Work—Isolation
    • XXVII
      • Progress—Country Life—Sustained Happiness—The Twilight
    • Progress—Country Life—Sustained Happiness—The Twilight
    • XXVIII
      • Democracy—Individualism—Corporateness—Materialism
    • Democracy—Individualism—Corporateness—Materialism
    • XXIX
      • Bees—A Patient Learner
    • Bees—A Patient Learner
    • XXX
      • Flowers—The Garden
    • Flowers—The Garden
    • XXXI
      • A Man of Science—Prophets—A Tranquil Faith—Trustfulness
    • A Man of Science—Prophets—A Tranquil Faith—Trustfulness
    • XXXII
      • Classical Education—Mental Discipline—Mental Fertilisation—Poetry—The August Soul—The Secret of a Star—The Voice of the Soul—Choice Studies—Alere Flammam
    • Classical Education—Mental Discipline—Mental Fertilisation—Poetry—The August Soul—The Secret of a Star—The Voice of the Soul—Choice Studies—Alere Flammam
    • XXXIII
      • Music—Church Music—Musicians—The Organ—False Asceticism
    • Music—Church Music—Musicians—The Organ—False Asceticism
    • XXXIV
      • Pictorial Art—Hand and Soul—Turner—Raphael—Secrets of Art
    • Pictorial Art—Hand and Soul—Turner—Raphael—Secrets of Art
    • XXXV
      • Artistic Susceptibility—An Apologia—Temperament—Criticism of Life—The Tangle
    • Artistic Susceptibility—An Apologia—Temperament—Criticism of Life—The Tangle
    • XXXVI
      • The Mill—The Stream's Pilgrimage
    • The Mill—The Stream's Pilgrimage
    • XXXVII
      • A Garden Scene—The Wine of the Soul
    • A Garden Scene—The Wine of the Soul
    • XXXVIII
      • The Lakes—On the Fell—Peace
    • The Lakes—On the Fell—Peace
    • XXXIX
      • A Friend—The Gate of Life
    • A Friend—The Gate of Life
    • XL
      • A Funeral Pomp—The Daily Manna—The Lapsing Moment
    • A Funeral Pomp—The Daily Manna—The Lapsing Moment
    • XLI
      • Following the Light—Sincerity
    • Following the Light—Sincerity
    • XLII
      • Aconite—The Dropping Veil
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    • Aconite—The Dropping Veil
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    • THE SILENT ISLE
      • SECOND EDITION
    • SECOND EDITION
    • AT LARGE
      • SECOND IMPRESSION
    • SECOND IMPRESSION
    • THE ALTAR FIRE
      • THIRD IMPRESSION
    • THIRD IMPRESSION
    • BESIDE STILL WATERS
      • FOURTH IMPRESSION
    • FOURTH IMPRESSION
    • FROM A COLLEGE WINDOW
      • SIXTEENTH IMPRESSION (FOURTH EDITION)
    • SIXTEENTH IMPRESSION (FOURTH EDITION)
    • THE UPTON LETTERS
      • 14TH IMPRESSION (SECOND EDITION). WITH A PREFACE
      • Large post 8vo, 6s. net
    • 14TH IMPRESSION (SECOND EDITION). WITH A PREFACE
    • Large post 8vo, 6s. net
    • THE GATE OF DEATH: A Diary
      • THIRD IMPRESSION (SECOND EDITION) WITH A NEW PREFACE
      • New "3s. 6d. Net" Edition of Works by
      • ARTHUR C. BENSON
    • THIRD IMPRESSION (SECOND EDITION) WITH A NEW PREFACE
    • New "3s. 6d. Net" Edition of Works by
    • ARTHUR C. BENSON
    • THE UPTON LETTERS
      • LONDON: SMITH, ELDER, & CO., 15 WATERLOO PLACE, S.W.
    • LONDON: SMITH, ELDER, & CO., 15 WATERLOO PLACE, S.W.
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