Bentley's Miscellany, Volume I
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume I

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  • BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY
  • EDITOR'S ADDRESS
  • CONTENTS OF THE FIRST VOLUME.
  • ILLUSTRATIONS.
  • OUR SONG OF THE MONTH.
  • PROLOGUE.
  • Our Opening Chaunt.
  • GEORGE COLMAN.
    • A RECKONING WITH TIME.
    • IMPROMPTU BY THE LATE GEORGE COLMAN.
  • THE "MONSTRE" BALLOON.
  • HANDY ANDY.
  • THE LEGEND OF MANOR HALL
  • TERENCE O'SHAUGHNESSY'S FIRST ATTEMPT TO GET MARRIED.
  • REDDY O'DRYSCULL,
  • Scrap, No. I.
  • The Sabine Farmer's Serenade;
  • PUBLIC LIFE OF MR. TULRUMBLE,
  • THE HOT WELLS OF CLIFTON.
  • Scrap, No. II.
  • TO THE HOT WELLS OF CLIFTON,
  • "WHO MILKED MY COW?" OR, THE MARINE GHOST.
  • OLD AGE AND YOUTH.
  • AN EVENING OF VISITS.
  • METASTASIO.
  • FONTENELLE.
  • SAM. LOVER.
  • WHO ARE YOU?
  • METROPOLITAN MEN OF SCIENCE.
  • SONG,
  • KYAN'S PATENT— THE NINE MUSES,—AND THE DRY-ROT.
  • THE ORIGINAL OF "NOT A DRUM WAS HEARD."
  • Scrap, No. III.
  • THE ORIGINAL OF "NOT A DRUM WAS HEARD."
  • A GOSSIP WITH SOME OLD ENGLISH POETS.
  • THE RISING PERIODICAL;
  • AN ITALIAN ANECDOTE.
  • OUR SONG OF THE MONTH.
  • OLIVER TWIST,
    • CHAPTER THE FIRST
    • CHAPTER THE SECOND
  • RICHIE BARTER;
  • PLUNDER CREEK.—1783.
  • THE SPECTRE.
  • AUTHORS AND ACTORS;
  • A CRITICAL GOSSIP WITH LADY MARY WORTLEY MONTAGU.
  • A LAMENT OVER THE BANNISTER.
  • THEATRICAL ADVERTISEMENT, EXTRAORDINARY.
  • THE ABBESS AND THE DUCHESS.
  • EDWARD SAVILLE.
  • A FRAGMENT OF ROMANCE.
  • LINES
  • HANDY ANDY.—No. II.
  • TO A LYRIC AND ARTIST.
  • BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF RICHARDSON, THE SHOWMAN.
  • PADDY BLAKE'S ECHO.
  • RECOLLECTIONS OF CHILDHOOD.
  • EPIGRAM.
  • FIRE-SIDE STORIES.—No. I.
  • THE WIDE AWAKE CLUB.
  • OUR SONG OF THE MONTH.
  • OLIVER TWIST,
    • CHAPTER THE THIRD
    • CHAPTER THE FOURTH.
  • A REMNANT OF THE TIME OF IZAAK WALTON.
  • THE "ORIGINAL" DRAGON.
  • A PASSAGE IN THE LIFE OF BEAUMARCHAIS.
  • MARS AND VENUS.
  • AN EVENING MEDITATION.
  • THE DEVIL AND JOHNNY DIXON.
  • A MERRY CHRISTMAS.
  • FAMILY STORIES.—No. II.
    • THE LEGEND OF HAMILTON TIGHE.
  • NIGHTS AT SEA:
  • REMAINS OF HAJJI BABA.
    • CHAPTER I.
    • CHAPTER II.
  • THE PORTRAIT GALLERY.
  • THE SORROWS OF LIFE.
  • STRAY CHAPTERS.
    • CHAPTER I.
  • IMPROMPTU.
  • MEMOIRS OF SAMUEL FOOTE.
  • THE TWO BUTLERS.
  • THE LITTLE BIT OF TAPE.
  • HIPPOTHANASIA; OR, THE LAST OF TAILS.
  • OUR SONG OF THE MONTH.
  • OLIVER TWIST,
    • CHAPTER THE FIFTH.
    • CHAPTER THE SIXTH.
  • A CONTRADICTION.
  • THE GRAND CHAM OF TARTARY, AND THE HUMBLE-BEE.
  • THE DUMB WAITER.
  • FAMILY STORIES.—No. III.
  • FRIAR LAURENCE AND JULIET.
  • CHAPTER IN THE LIFE OF A STATESMAN,
  • REMAINS OF HAJJI BABA.
    • CHAPTER III.
    • CHAPTER IV.
  • SONNET TO A FOG.
  • HANDY ANDY.—No. III.
  • EPIGRAM.
  • INTRODUCTION TO THE BIOGRAPHY OF MY AUNT JEMIMA, THE POLITICAL ECONOMIST.
  • SCENES IN THE LIFE OF A GAMBLER.
  • LES POISSONS D'AVRIL.
  • THE SIGNS OF THE ZODIAC.
  • THE ANATOMY OF COURAGE.
  • THE SONG OF THE COVER.
  • THE COBBLER OF DORT.
  • AN EPIGRAM.
  • ANOTHER.
  • HERO AND LEANDER.
  • THE ADMIRABLE CRICHTON.
  • MEMOIRS OF SHERIDAN.
  • A SUMMER NIGHT'S REVERIE.
  • SONGS OF THE MONTH.
  • OLIVER TWIST,
    • CHAPTER THE SEVENTH
    • CHAPTER THE EIGHTH
  • THE PORTRAIT GALLERY.—No. II.
  • PETER PLUMBAGO'S CORRESPONDENCE.
  • THE BLUE WONDER.[90]
    • A MARRIAGE ON CREDIT.
    • EXPECTING HEIRS.
    • THE PICTURE OF THE VIRGIN.
    • THE CARES OF LIFE.
    • THE BLUE WONDER.
    • ANOTHER BLUE WONDER.
    • BLUER AND BLUER.
    • THE BLUEST OF ALL.
    • GOOD RESULTS.
    • THE PIOUS FRAUD.
    • CONSEQUENCES.
  • THE YOUTH'S NEW VADE-MECUM.
  • A VISIT TO THE MADRIGAL SOCIETY.
  • LOVE AND POVERTY.
  • REFLECTIONS IN A HORSE-POND.
  • NIGHTS AT SEA:
  • THE USEFUL YOUNG MAN.
  • REMAINS OF HAJJI BABA.
    • CHAPTER V.
    • CHAPTER VI.
  • Σχολαζοντος  ασχολια
  • EPIGRAM.
  • SHAKSPEARE PAPERS.—No. I.
  • EPIGRAM
  • A STEAM TRIP TO HAMBURG.
  • STRAY CHAPTERS.
    • CHAPTER II.
  • THE LEGEND OF BOHIS HEAD.
  • BOB BURNS AND BERANGER.
  • FAMILY STORIES. No. IV.—THE SQUIRE'S STORY.
  • OUR SONG OF THE MONTH.
  • PERIODICAL LITERATURE OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS.
  • EPITAPH.
  • A GEOGRAPHICAL EPIGRAM.
  • DARBY THE SWIFT;
    • CHAPTER 1.
  • SHAKSPEARE PAPERS.—No. II.
  • FAMILY STORIES.—No. V.
  • EPIGRAM.
  • THE ROMANCE OF A DAY.
  • THE MAN WITH THE TUFT.
  • THE MINISTER'S FATE.
  • EPIGRAM.
  • LOVE IN THE CITY.
    • PREFACE.
    • LOVE IN THE CITY;
  • EPIGRAM.
  • MRS. JENNINGS,
  • HINTS FOR AN HISTORICAL PLAY,
  • JOHN POOLEDOUNE,
  • THE LEGEND OF MOUNT PILATE.
  • GLORVINA, THE MAID OF MEATH.
  • THE ROYAL ROSE OF ENGLAND.
  • NIGHTS AT SEA:
  • INDEX.
  • Transcriber Notes:
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