The Blazing Star Library

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Title

The Blazing Star Library

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Items by, and relating to, William Batchelder Greene

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Appendix B A Sketch of the First Massachusetts Heavy Artillery Alfred Seelye Roe   IN the early summer of 1861, there was raised in Essex County an organization which, after reporting at Fort Warren, June 25, was designated as the Fourteenth…

SONG OF ESPOUSAL. BY LIEUT. WM. B. GREENE, U. S. A.   O, Bright is the glance from a lady's eye,       And soft is the tint on her rosy cheek, And sweet are the tones of love's minstrelsy,       When the hopes of the bard in his numbers…

First Principles.   Love.   The stream flows between its banks, according to Love. The planets sustain and restrain themselves, in their courses, by this same principle. All nature governs itself by Love. By this I understand that each created…

MR. EMERSON AND TRANSCENDENTALISM.   I. PERHAPS some of our readers are still ignorant of the meaning of the term Transcendentalism. We will, for their sakes, attempt a definition. Transcendentalism is that form of Philosophy which sinks God and…

THE BHAGVAT GEETA, AND THE DOCTRINE OF IMMORTALITY.   IT is written in the Vedas, “The soul should be known, that is, it should he distinguished from nature; for then it will not return, it will not return.” In this passage, under a form…