HISTORICAL COLLATION



SLM Southern Literary Messenger, September 1849

H Harper's New Monthly Magazine, October 1850

50 Reveries of a Bachelor, Scribners, 1850

52 Reveries of a Bachelor, Scribners, 1852 illustrated edition

69 Reveries of a Bachelor, Scribners, 1869

77 Reveries of a Bachelor, Scribner's, 1877

84 Reveries of a Bachelor, Scribner's, 1884

90 Reveries of a Bachelor, Scribners, 1890

I have listed the first instance of each variant, so one can assume that suceeding versions carry the same variant unless otherwise indicated. The 1852, 1869, and 1890 versions are, according to my research so far, identical to the editions that appeared immediately before them (1850 and 1884). Substantives are marked with an *.


15.1 I HAVE ] H, 50 ; I have SLM

15.1 farmhouse ] SLM; farm-house H

15.4 winter, to ] SLM; winter to H

15.5 farm-accounts, ] SLM ; farm accounts, 84

15.8 cosy looking ] H, 50 ; cozy looking SLM ; cosy-looking 77

15.9 fire-place--a ] 50 ; fire place--a SLM ; fireplace--a H ; fireplace, a 77

15.9 floor--a ] SLM ; floor, a 77

15.10 arm chairs and a brown ] 50 ; arm chairs--a brown SLM ; arm-chairs--a brown H ; arm chairs, and a brown 77

15.13 morning, with ] SLM 50 ; morning with 77

15.14 colored, lithographic ] SLM 50 ; colored lithographic 77

15.15 "Bessy." ] SLM ; "Bessie" 84

16.1 world, of ] SLM, 50 ; world of H, 77

16.5 cannot ] SLM, 50 ; can not H

16.8 walls ] 50 ; wall SLM, H

16.10 plastering, as ] SLM ; plastering as 77

16.14 one, nor ] SLM ; one nor 77

16.15 hot, as ] SLM ; hot as 77

16.17 jams, roars ] SLM ; jambs roars 77

16.17 together, with ] SLM ; together with 84

16.19 panes, and ] SLM ; panes and 77

16.20 it is, is ] SLM ; it may be, is 84

16.24 mantel, (using ] SLM, 50 ; mantle (using H

16.25 broke,)--then, ] SLM, 50 ; broke), then, H ; broke,) then, 77 ; broken,) then 84

17.1 warm,) I ] SLM, 50 ; warm), I H

17.2 sober, and ] SLM, 50 ; sober and H, 77

17.5 tenant meantime, ] SLM ; tenant, meantime, 77

17.6 then,--though ] 50, 84 ; then, though SLM, H, 77

17.7 chimney, and ] SLM ; chimney and 77

17.7 between,--multiplying ] 50, 84 ; between, multiplying SLM, H, 77

17.8 wife, to ] SLM ; wife to 77

17.10 time, (for ] SLM, 50 ; time (for H, 77

17.11 country,) is ] SLM, 50 ; country), is H ; country) is 77

17.15 out,--even ] 50, 77 ; out--even SLM, H

17.15 joys!--and ] SLM, 50 ; joys! and H

17.15 then, slip ] then slip 77

*17.17 sound, and healthful slumber, as ] SLM, 50 ; sound and healthy slumber, as H ; sound and healthful slumber as 77

17.19 return: the ] SLM ; return. The 77

17.19 evening--it ] SLM ; evening,--it 77

17.20 farm-house--when ] SLM ; farm-house,--when 77

17.25 wood; and ] SLM 50 ; wood, and H

17.25 ricketty ] SLM 50 ; rickety H, 77

17.26 all a ] H, 50 ; all, a SLM

17.27 in-- I ] SLM ; in,--I 77

17.27 sudden into ] H, 50 ; sudden, into SLM

18.4 recal, on ] SLM, 50 ; recall, on H, 77

18.6 twenty,) or ] SLM 50 ; twenty), or H

18.8 room, had ] SLM ; room--had 77

18.8 Marriage ] 50 ; marriage SLM, H

18.9 fire-dogs, the ] SLM ; fire-dogs the 77

18.10 arm-full ] SLM ; armful H, 77

18.11 chair,--I'll ] 50 ; chair,--"I'll SLM, H ; chair, I'll 77

18.12 flinch;--I'll ] SLM, 50 ; flinch; I'll H, 77

*18.13 the d--(I ] H, 50 ; the --(I SLM

18.13 hasty,)--at ] 50 ; hasty,) at SLM ; hasty), at

18.14 least--continued I, softening,--until ] 50 ; continued I, softening, "until SLM ; H least--continued I, softening, until 77

18.15 out. ] 50 ; out." SLM, H

18.18 blaze ] SLM ; Blaze 84

18.19 Reverie ] SLM ; reverie H

18.20 shape -- ] SLM, 50 ; shape : H

*19.1 A WIFE?--thought I; --yes, a wife! 50; --Hum,--a wife! A wife?--hum! SLM; Ay, a wife--thought I H

*19.2 And why? ] 50 ; A wife!--and why? H

*19.3 And pray, my dear sir, why not--why? Why not doubt; why not hesitate; why not tremble? ] 50 ; Why? And pray, my dear sir, why not--why? Why not doubt? Why not hesitate? Why not tremble? SLM ; And pray, my dear sir, and my gentle lady, why not--why? Why not doubt--nay, tremble? H

19.5 man, whose ] SLM, 50 ; man whose H

19.6 ticket,-- ] SLM, 50 ; ticket-- H, 77

*19.7 hesitating, and doubting? ] 50 ; hesitating, doubting? SLM, H

*19.10 his independence, and comfort ] 50; independence, comfort SLM, H; his independence and comfort 77

19.13 wide-world ] SLM, 50 ; wide world H, 69

19.13 lett ] SLM, 50; let H, 77

20.2 Home ] SLM, 50 ; home H

*20.3 trouble, and his tears, thenceforward ] 50 ; trouble, his tears, thenceforward SLM, H; his thought, thenceforward 84

20.3 forever more ] 50 ; forevermore ; SLM, H, 77

20.6 cares, and business--moving ] SLM, 50 ; cares, and business, moving H; cares and business,-- moving

20.8 gleeful--] SLM; gleeful,-- 77

20.12 Matrimony ] 50; matrimony SLM, H

20.13 where if ] SLM, 50 ; where, if H

20.14 escape? ] SLM, 84 ; escape 77

20.14 careless-working ] SLM, 50 ; careless working H

20.16 vagaries, and ]SLM ; vagaries and 77

20.16 high, gigantic ] SLM ; high gigantic 77

20.17 hour-- ] SLM; hour,-- 77

20.17 task-work, as ] 50 ; task-work as SLM, H

20.20 thenceforward will ] 50 ; thenceforward, will SLM, H

20.21 fancies, and ] SLM, 50 ; fancies and H, 77

20.24 brightness, and ] SLM, 50 ; brightness and H, 77

20.26 alas, will ] SLM ; alas! will 77

20.27 actual! ] SLM; actual. 77

*21.1 all will be over! ] 50 ; all is over! SLM, H

21.3 dreaming? [new paragraph] Can ] 50 ; dreaming? Can SLM, H

21.4 after dinner ] SLM ; after-dinner 77

21.6 noise, than ] SLM; noise than 77

21.6 little rosy-cheeked ]SLM; little, rosy-cheeked 77

21.7 existence, except ] SLM; existence except 77

21.9 unexceptionable, than ] SLM; unexceptionable than 69

21.12 stocked, than ] SLM; stocked than 77

21.15 one, you ] SLM, 50 ; one you H, 77

21.16 Munchausen ] SLM ; Münchausen 77

21.17 be--duty ] SLM; be,--duty 77

21.17 what-not ] SLM, 50 ; what not H

21.18 provocation-- ] SLM; provocation,-- 77

21.21 say;--And ] SLM, 50; say--And H ; say,--And 77

21.23 says, Lyttleton ] SLM; says,--Lyttleton 84

21.24 think, that ] SLM; think,--that 84

22.2 Honest Gil ] SLM, 50 ; honest Gil H

22.5 Presse ] SLM ; Presse 77

22.5 hand, for ] SLM, 50 ; hand for H, 77

22.6 five per cent. ] H, 50; 5 per cent SLM

22.7 trouted, when ] SLM, 50 ; trouted when

22.10 snow-time,--never ] 50; snow-time, never SLM, H, 77

22.17 which by ] SLM; which, by 77

22.18 metonymy, not ] SLM; metonymy not 77

22.19 surely, surely may ] SLM, 50 ; surely surely may H

22.20 hunter-- ] SLM; hunter,-- 77

22.22 Then--again,--] SLM, 50; Then--again-- H; Then, again,-- 77

22.22 wife's-relations ] 50 ; wife's relations SLM, H, 77

22.24 cousins, will ] SLM; cousins will 77

*22.25 at an end? ] 50 ; at end? SLM, H

22.26 twisted headed ] SLM; twisted-headed 77

23.3 tea-time, "if ] SLM ; tea-time "if 90

23.3 isn't ] SLM; is n't 77

23.4 father-in-law, will ] SLM; father-in-law will H, 52

23.4 beg, (taking ] SLM, 50 ; beg (taking H,

23.5 his,) ] SLM; his) H, 77

23.6 counsel; and ] 50 ; counsel, and SLM, H

23.8 mamma-in-law, must ] SLM, 50; mamma-in-law must H, 52

23.12 holydays, ] SLM, 50 ; holidays, H,77

23.13 sweetmeats; and ] 50 ; sweetmeats, and SLM, H

23.14 Old Harry ] SLM; old Harry 52

23.21 rich:--(and ] SLM ; rich: (and 77

23.23 fire-dogs.) ] SLM, 50 ; fire-dogs). H

23.25 purchase,--how ] SLM, 50, 84 ; purchase, how H, 77

24.3 clients, that ] SLM; clients that 77

24.3 such , or ] 50 ; such or SLM, H, 77

24.6 tradesman, that ] 50 ; tradesman that SLM, H, 77

24.6 you, for ] SLM; you for 77

24.7 bill;--in ] SLM, 50; bill; in H, 77

24.11 ---But ] SLM, 50 ; But H

24.12 coals; but ] 50 ; coals, but SLM, H

24.16 wife's-relations. ] SLM ; wife's relations. 77

24.17 taste--"Sir Visto's"--and ] 50 ; taste--"Sir Vitos"--and SLM, H; taste,--"Sir Visto's,"-- 77

24.23 a begging ] SLM, 50 ; a-begging H, 77

24.26 ugly;--not ] SLM, 50 ; ugly; not H, 77

24.26 first; but ] SLM; first, but 77

25.1 did'nt ] 50 ; did't SLM ; didn't H; did n't 77

25.2 ago: and ] SLM ; ago; and 77

25.3 then,--to ] 50 ; then, to SLM, H, 77

25.5 you, not ] SLM; you not 77

25.5 say--"Peggy ] SLM; say,"Peggy 77

25.7 married, she ] SLM; married she 77

25.9 hour, when ] SLM; hour when 77

25.11 hearts! my ] SLM ; hearts, my 77

25.11 I, thrusting ] SLM, 84 ; I thrusting 77

25.14 Paris--"not ] SLM; Paris: "not 77

25.15 enough--only ] SLM; enough, only 77

25.16 coffee;--you] SLM, 50 ; coffee; you H, 77

25.20 ---She ] SLM, 50 ; She H

25.20 good, and ] H, 50 ; good and SLM

25.23 ---She ] SLM, 50 ; She H

25.24 turned.--I] 50 ; turned. I SLM, H, 77

25.25 myself--ruminated I--sitting ] SLM; myself, ruminated I, sitting 77

26.1 "delicious"--slipping ] SLM; "delicious," slipping 77

26.3 tines,--slipping ] SLM, 50 ; tines, slipping H, 77

26.3 side-ways ] SLM ; sideways 77

26.4 out with ] SLM; out, with 77

26.7 me and ] H, 50 ; me, and

26.7 Peggy! ] SLM ; Peggy. 77

26.8 ha,--not ] SLM ; ha--not H; ha! not 77

26.9 tone, that ] SLM; tone that 77

26.9 feet--cocked ] SLM; feet, cocked 77

26.10 face--met ] SLM; face, met 77

26.14 doesn't ] SLM; does n't 77

26.15 father, or ] SLM; father or 77

26.16 didn't ] H, 50 ; did'nt SLM; did n't 77

26.17 didn't positively ] H, 50; did'nt positively SLM ; did n't positively 77

26.19 person;--she] 50 ; person--she SLM, H; person; she 77

26.21 cook-book; and ] SLM; cook-book, and 77

26.23 Captain So-and-So ] H, 50 ; Captain So and So SLM

26.23 splendid looking ] SLM ; splendid-looking 77

26.24 were it only for appearance' sake. ] SLM, 50 ; "were it only for appearance sake." H

26.27 night:--she, bless her dear heart!--does ] SLM; night: she, bless her dear heart! does 77

27.1 love tale; she ] SLM; love-tale: she 77

27.4 So and So ] SLM, 50 ; So-and-So H, 52

27.4 town? ] SLM, 84 ; town! 52, 77

27.7 you;--at ] SLM, 50 ; you; at H, 77

27.8 Sorrows of Werter. ] SLM; "Sorrows of Werther." 77

27.9 Literary World, and ] 50 ; Literary World and SLM, H; "Literary World" and 77

27.11 bad-looking, save ] 50, 84 ; bad-looking, saving SLM, H; bad-looking save 77

27.10 Friends in Council. ] SLM; "Friends in Council." 77

27.13 sluttish;--but ] SLM ; sluttish; but 77

27.14 fore finger ] SLM, 50 ; fore-finger H; forefinger 77

27.16 three volume ] SLM; three-volume 77

27.18 innocently, that ] SLM ; innocently that 77

27.20 Divine Danté ] SLM, 50 ; divine Danté H, 77

27.22 dogs-eared, and ] 50 ; dog's-eared SLM, H

28.1 Anthology--in ] SLM ; Anthology, in 77

28.2 camphor bottle--or] SLM ; camphor-bottle, or 77

28.7 chimney piece ] SLM ; chimney-piece 77

28.11 smoke--caught ] SLM ; smoke, caught 77

28.11 below--rolled ] SLM ; below, rolled 77

28.12 oak-stick--twined ] SLM ; oak-stick, twined 77

28.12 tree-limbs--mounted--lit ] SLM ; tree - limbs, mounted, lit 77


29.1 I PUSHED ] 50; I pushed SLM, H

29.2 cosily ] 50; cozily SLM, H

29.3 chair arms ] 50 ; chair-arms 77

29.4 leaping, and ] 50; leaping and 77

29.6 ---Love is ] SLM, 50; Love is H

29.6 flame--ruminated ] SLM ; flame, ruminated 77

29.9 light, "good ] SLM ; light; "good 77

29.10 kindly, and ] SLM ; kindly; and 77

29.13 away,--turned ] SLM, 50 ; away--turned H; away, turned 77

30.1 I, "it ] SLM ; I ; it 77

30.1 enough after all, to ] 50 ; enough after all to SLM; enough, after all, to H; enough, after all, to 77

30.3 ----If ] SLM; If H

30.4 you--closer yet--were ] SLM ; you,--closer yet,--were 77

30.6 hearth--a ] SLM; hearth, a 77

30.7 throat--the ] SLM; throat, the 77

30.8 dreams;--and ] 50 ; dreams,--and SLM, 77; dreams--and H;

30.9 chair back ] SLM ] chair-back 77

30.10 offence ] SLM, 50 ; offense H

30.12 neck; and ] 50; neck, and SLM, H; neck,--and 77

30.13 little, white ] SLM, 50; little white H

30.14 reach,--and ] SLM, 50 ; reach--and H; reach, and 77

30.15 blaze] SLM ; Blaze 84

30.17 for;--if, ] SLM, 50; for; if, H; for;--if, 77

30.18 image--(dream ] SLM ; image, (dream 77

30.19 rather,) would ] SLM, 50; rather), would H

30.19 cold single night-sitting--counting the sticks--reckoning ] SLM ; cold, single, night-sitting, counting the sticks, reckoning 77

30.20 blaze ] SLM ; Blaze 84

30.25 listening, because loving ears--ears ] SLM ; listening because loving ears,--ears 77

30.26 whisper--ears ] SLM ; whisper,--ears 77

30.27 indulgent because ] SLM, 50 ; indulgent, because H, 77

30.27 praise;--and ] SLM, 50; praise; and H; praise,--and 77

31.2 wood fire, ] SLM; wood-fire 77

31.3 rebuke--how ] SLM; rebuke,--how 77

31.4 black, and sour, over ] SLM, 50 ; black and sour over H, 77

31.4 humors--alone--your ] SLM; humors, alone,--your 77

31.5 asleep! ] SLM ; alseep? 77

31.6 if when ] SLM ; if, when 77

31.9 away, because ] SLM; away because 84

31.11 eyes--how ] SLM; eyes,--how 77

31.15 you--coming, you ] SLM; you, coming you 77

*31.15 not whither, ] SLM, 50 ; not whence, H

*31.17 fondest, and most dear ] SLM ; fondest and most dear 77 ; fondest and most cherished 84

*31.20 How would not benevolence ripen with such monitor to task it! ] SLM ; How would not benevolence ripen with such monitor to task it. H; Would not benevolence ripen with such monitor to task it? 84

*31. 21 How would not selfishness grow faint and dull, leaning ever to that second self, which is the loved one! ] SLM; Would not selfishness grow faint and dull, leaning ever to that second self, which is the loved one? 84

*31.23 How would not guile...innocence! ] SLM ; Would not guile...innocence? 84

*31.25 How would not all...presence! ] SLM; Would not all...presence? 84

32.2 made, were ] SLM ; made were 77

32.6 Surely, imagination] SLM, 50; Surely imagination H, 52

32.7 stronger, and ] SLM; stronger and 77

32.11 it ever,--God ] 50; it ever, God SLM,H; it ever God 77

32.13 things, as ] SLM; things as 77

32.14 souls call ] SLM, 50 ; souls, call H

32.16 despondent, in ] SLM, 50; despondent in H, 77

32.18 spread, and ] SLM; spread and 77

32.18 away,--chased ] SLM, 50; away--chased H; away, chased 77

*32.22 weep--it ] SLM; weep,--it 77 ; mourn,-- 84

*32.22 ten friends! ] H, 50 ; all friends! SLM

32.27 more: she, ] SLM; more. She 77

33.2 cheek, and ] SLM; cheek; and 84

33.4 it, she is gone! ] SLM; it,--she is gone. 84

*33.7 there;--her tears softening yours, her smile ] SLM, 50; there; her tears softening yours, her smile H; there; her tears softening yours, her smile; 77 ; there; her smile 84

33.10 Then--those ] SLM; Then, those 77

33.11 now--they ] SLM; now; they77

33.12 yours! Toss ] SLM, 50; yours. Toss H, 84

33.12 greens-ward--never ] SLM; greenward; never 77

33.16 love, and ] SLM; love and 77

*33.17 tree, gun ] H, 50; tree, sunlight SLM

33.25 leaf, and ] SLM; leaf and 77

33.26 kindly, and ] SLM; kindly and 77

34.1 fruit,--for ] 50; fruit, for SLM, H, 77

34.2 unknown, and ] SLM; unknown and 77

34.5 down--no ] SLM; down: no 77

34.6 careless stepping ] SLM. 50; careless-stepping H

34.9 withdrawn by ] SLM; withdrawn, by 77

34.11 word away ] SLM; word, away 84

34.14 grief,--if ] SLM, 50 ; grief--if H; grief, if 77

34.16 blaze ] SLM ; Blaze 84

34.18 heat. [new paragraph]----So ] 50; heat.--So SLM; heat. So H.

34.19 itself;--striving ] SLM, 50; itself; striving H, 77

34.19 every thing ] SLM; everything 52

34.24 Infinitude ] SLM, 50 ; infinitude H

34.25 And, if ] SLM; And if 77

35.3 all--Love ] SLM; all,--Love 77

35.4 Infinite, and ] SLM; Infinite and 77

35.6 damp, and ] SLM; damp and 77

35.9 tears,--you ] SLM, 50; tears-- you H, 77

35.11 eye lighted ] SLM; eye, lighted 77

35.13 blaze ] SLM; Blaze 84

*35.14 leap--a flicker--then another--caught a little remaining twig--blazed up--wavered--went out. ] SLM ; leap, a flicker, then another, caught a little remaining twig, blazed up, wavered, went out. 77; leap,--a flicker,--then another,--caught a little remaining twig, --flashed up,-- wavered,--went out9~. 84


35.17 ashes ] SLM; Ashes 84

36.1 ashes follow blaze ] SLM; Ashes follow Blaze 84

36.2 Death follows Life. ] SLM, 50; death follows life. H

36.3 Joy; Anguish rides swift after Pleasure. ] SLM, 50 ; joy....pleasure. H

36.5 I, to ] SLM, 50; I to H, 77

*36.6 fondly once more, but now ] 50 ; fondly now SLM ; fondly again, now H

36.9 passses, leaves ] SLM; passes leaves 77

36.11 favorites; but ] 50, 77; favorites, but SLM, H

36.11 which if ] SLM; which, if 77

36.13 heart, not solitary--not ] SLM ; heart, not solitary, not 77

37.1 chase, or dog--not ] SLM chase or dog, not 77

37.2 year, its ] SLM; year its 77

*37.3 better, and more spiritual,--has ] 50 ; better, more spiritual--has SLM, H; better and more spirtual--has 77

37.4 life, to another heart--is ] 50; life to another heart--is SLM,H; life to another heart, is 77

37.6 off ,which ] SLM ; off, which 77

37. 8 doubt ] SLM; Doubt 84

37.9 smoke, and cheer ] SLM; Smoke, and Cheer 84

37.9 blaze ] Blaze

37.10 began under ] SLM; began, under 77

37.12 ----What ] SLM, 50 ; What H

37.12 kind congratulatory ] SLM; kind, congratulatory 77

37.16 ----Aye, to be sure beautiful! ] SLM, 50 ; Ay, to be sure, beautiful! H

37.18 ----Pho ] SLM, 50; Pho H

37.19 treasure, who ] SLM; treasure who 77

37.20 wife, as ] SLM, H, 50, 84 ; wife as 77

37.21 ----Young ] SLM, 50 ; Young H

37.25 new, and ] SLM; new and 77

37.26 that, which ] SLM ; that which 77

37.27 step--if ] SLM; step, if 77

38.1 buoyancy; How ] SLM; buoyancy; how 77

38.1 colour ] SLM, 50; color H, 52

38.2 fainter; How ] SLM; fainter; how 77

38.4 Death; How ] SLM; death; how H; Death; how 77

38.9 sleep quiet sleep, ] SLM, 50; sleep quiet sleep H; sleep, quiet sleep, 77

38.10 fears, and ] SLM ; fears; and 90

38.10 breath--soft ] SLM, 50; breath, soft H

38.13 Perhaps,-- the embers ] 50; But then,--the embers SLM; But then, the embers H; Perhaps-- the embers 77

38.14 the ashes--she ] SLM, 50 ; the ashes: she H; the Ashes--she 84

38.16 But, Poverty, ] SLM, 50 ] But poverty, H; But Poverty, 77

38.18 hand. [new paragraph] Alone, ] 50; hand. Alone SLM, H

38.18 you, on hope--kindling ] SLM, 50; you on hope, kindling H; you on hope---kindling 77

38.19 each night,-- ] SLM, 50 ; each night, this H

38.21 lone-man ] SLM, 50; lone man H, 77

38.22 Knowledge ] SLM, 50 ; knowledge H

38.24 brain! and ] SLM; brain; and 84

*38.25 if a garret ] H, 50; if garret SLM

38.26 rain if ] SLM; rain, if 77

39.5 prisoned, and ] SLM, 50; prisoned and H, 77

39.6 Gallileo ] SLM ; Galileo 52

39.10 humor ] H, 50 ; humour SLM

39.12 alone! ] SLM ; alone. 84

39.14 old princes,-- ] SLM ; old princes-- H

39.15 I ] SLM; "I 77

39.15 deny,-- ] SLM, 50; deny-- H ; deny.--69 ; deny. 77

39.17 sky; ] SLM; sky, 77

*39.18 sky./ You cannot bar ] SLM; sky, / Through which Aurora shows her brightening face;/ You cannot bar 77

39.19 eve, ] 50; eve. SLM, H, 77

39.20 health, my ] SLM; health my 77

39.21 I, their toys, to ] SLM, 50; I their toys to H, 77

39.21 children, leave, ] SLM, 50; children leave; H ; children leave: 77

39.22 Fancy, Reason, Virtue ] SLM, 50 ; fancy, reason, virtue H

39.22 bereave! ] SLM; bereave!" 77

39.25 life--she, reared ] SLM, 50 ; life; she, reared H

40.1 sky light. ] SLM; sky-light. 77

40.9 strong hands, and Heaven's help, will ] SLM, 50 ; strong hands and heaven's help will H

40.10 Flowers again; Patrimonial acres again; Brightness ] SLM, 50 ; flowers again; patrimonial acres again; brightness again H

40.12 child is ] SLM, 50; child, is H, 77

40.14 fulness ] SLM, 50 ; fullness H

40.16 cannot ] SLM, 50 ; can not H

40.19 grave. ] SLM ; grave? 90

40.22 left--but ] left; but

40.19 grave. ] SLM; grave? 77

40.21 home, you ] SLM, 50 ; home you H, 69

40.22 left--but ] SLM, 50; left; but H, 77

40.23 late. She ] H, 50; late [new paragraph] She SLM

40.23 gone. She ] H, 50; gone. [new paragraph] She SLM

40.25 for life-- ] SLM; for life,-- 77

40.27 head-stone! ] SLM ; headstone! 77

41.2 window panes, and ] SLM, 50; window panes and H; window-panes, and 77

*41.2 dismally. I wipe a tear, and in ] SLM ; dismally; and in 90

*41.3 Reverie, thank God, that ] SLM ; Reverie, thank God that 77; Reverie, I thank God that 84

41.5 gaiety, ] SLM, 50 ; gayety, H, 77

41.5 house-hold ] SLM, 50; household H

41.7 ----the ] 50; The SLM, H ; the 77

41.8 sweeter [line break] Than ] 50; sweeter than SLM, H

41.8 breath marriage ] 50; breath [line break] Marriage SLM, H

41.16 strength now ] SLM ; strength, now 77

41.17 of this, or ] SLM, 50 ; of this or H, 77

41.18 you by ] SLM; you, by 77

*41.18 that quick curiosity ] 50; live curiosity SLM; same curiosity H

41.20 sea, or ] SLM, 59 ; sea or H, 77

41.21 had--which] SLM, 50 ; had, which H; had,--which 77

41.21 by sea, or ] SLM, 50; by sea or H

*41.22 soul to such tears, as you pray God may ] 50; soul to such tears as you pray God, may SLM ; soul to such tears as you pray God may H, 77 ; soul to such great grief as you pray God may 84

41.23 again--has ] SLM, 50; again, hasH; again,--has 77
41.24 heart, a ] 50 ; heart a SLM, H, 77

41.24 thousand fold ] SLM; thousand-fold 77

41.25 And, now, with ] SLM, 50 ; And now, with H, 77

*42.2 worms feast, ] SLM ; worms prey 90

42.2 centers ] SLM, 50 ; centres H, 77

42.3 him! ] SLM; him. 84

42.9 sweet! ] SLM ; sweet 84

42.12 Aye, put your hair away,--compose yourself--listen ] SLM, 50 ; Ay, put your hair away, compose yourself; listen H; Aye, put your hair away; compose yourself; listen 77

42.14 nothing! ] 50; nothing. SLM,H

42.15 indeed--but ]SLM; indeed but 77

42.17 hand, no ] SLM ; hand,---no 77

42.17 yourself--] SLM; yourself,-- 77

42.19 again-- ] SLM, 50 ; again; H

42.21 Oh, the tears---the tears; what blessed things are tears! Never ] H, 50; Oh, the tears---the tears;--what blessed things are tears! Never SLM ; Ah, the tears--the tears! Never 84

42.23 waken him!--Clasp; ] SLM ; him! Clasp 77

42.24 harder--you ] SLM; harder; you 77

42.25 him! Lay ] SLM ; him. Lay 90

43.2 blaze ] SLM ; Blaze 84

43.3 courage, and ] 50 ; courage; and SLM; courage and H

43.3 hope have ] SLM, 50 ; hope, have H

*43.9 reason with philosophy ] SLM; philosophize 84

43.10 grave yard? ] 50; grave-yard? SLM, H, 77

43.10 Hervey and ] SLM, 50 ; Hervey, and H, 77


43.11 dog,--it ] SLM, 50 ; dog--it H; dog; it 77

43.12 retrench--you ] SLM, 50 ; retrench; you H, 77

43.13 pipe--it ] SLM; pipe; it 77

43.19 Voltaire? ] SLM, 50 ; Voltaire. H

43.21 fancies upon ] H, 50 ; fancies, upon SLM

43.21 church-yard wall--a ] SLM; church-yard wall,--a 77

43.25 say, "it ] SLM ; say "It 77 ; say "it 84

43.26 calumny, and ] H, 50 ; calumny and SLM

44.6 fading;--that ] SLM, 50; fading; that H, 77

44.6 that, now ] H, 50 ; that now that SLM

44.7 being, would ] H, 50 ; being would SLM

44.13 wide spread ] 50 ; wide-spread SLM, H; widespread 77

44.16 world-soil and ] SLM; world-soil, and 77

*44.16 nutriment. ] SLM; nourishment. 84

44.18 home-roof, they ] SLM; home-roof; they 77 ; home-roof: they 84

44.24 upon, and ] SLM; upon and 77

44.25 cheer, from ] 50; cheer from SLM, H, 77

45.1 objects--alas for you!--are ] SLM, 50 ; objects, alas for you! are H, 77

45.4 fancy--there ] SLM, 50, 84; fancy there H, 77

45.4 persuade ] H, 50; pursuade SLM

45.5 you--there ] SLM, 50, 84; you there H, 77

45.9 objects;--when] 50; objects--when SLM, H; objects,--when 77

45.12 not now as ] SLM, 50 ; not now, as H

45.22 house: is ] SLM, 50; house? Is H

45.22 wise, you ] SLM ; wise? you 77

45.23 fail--is ] SLM ; fail; is 77

45.25 yours, is ] SLM; yours--is 77

45.26 thinner--no ] SLM ; thinner, no 77

45.27 colour ] SLM, 50 ; color H, 52

46.4 cannot talk ] SLM, 50 ; can not talk H

46.6 clients--who ] SLM; clients; who 77

46.7 fame--whose ] SLM; fame; whose 77

46.8 riches---whose ] SLM; riches; whose 77

46.14 ----Another ] SLM, 50; Another H

46.15 out of doors; ] SLM ; out-of-doors; 77

46.17 her;--what ] SLM, 50; her; what H, 77

46.19 Thanksgiving ] SLM, 50 ; thanksgiving H

46.19 tears--they ] SLM; 50 ; tears; they H, 77

46.21 may! ] SLM ; may. 90

46.22 home--mid-afternoon. ] SLM; home, mid-afternoon 77

46.23 terrible. [new paragraph] They ] 50 ; terrible. They SLM, H

46.25 down; her ] SLM; down, her 77

46.25 closed; her ] SLM; closed, her 77

*46.26 long ] SLM ; slow 84

47.2 trembles;--her 50] trembles, hers SLM, H ; trembles; hers 77

47.3 move; it ] SLM ; move: it 84

47.4 says, "God ] SLM, 50; says. "God H; says; "God 77

47.5 hand:--"Adieu!" [new paragraph] A long ] 50; hand:--"Adieu!" A long SLM, H; hand: "Adieu!" [new paragraph] A long 77

47.6 breath--another;--you ] 50; breath,--another; you SLM, H, 77

47.6 cannot ] SLM, 50 ; can not H

47.7 man! You ] SLM; man! you 84

47.8 them! [double space, new paragraph]----Again ] H, 50; them! [new paragraph] Again SLM

47.10 grave clothes ] SLM, 50 ; grave-clothes H, 77

47.12 tip-toe ] SLM; tiptoe 77

47.14 coat cuff ] SLM; coat-cuff 77

47.17 hat and ] SLM, 50; hat, and H, 77

47.19 well for ] H, 50; well, for SLM

47.20 coffin--a very ] SLM ; coffin, a very 77

47.21 it--how ] SLM ; it; how 77

47.22 mignionette ] SLM, 50 ; mignionnette H

47.23 gilt-edged ] H, 50; gilt edged SLM

47.23 mignionette ] SLM, 50 ; mignionnette H

47.24 on;--it ] SLM, 50 ; on; it H, 77

47.24 staunch ] 50 ; stanch SLM, H, 77

47.25 housekeeper--a ] H, 50 ; house-keeper--a SLM; housekeeper, a 77

47.26 family! ] SLM; family. 77

48.1 family!--keep ] SLM, 50; family! keep H, 77

48.7 --Another ] SLM, 50 ; Another H

48.8 She, with ] SLM; She with 77

48.9* has gone ] 50; is gone SLM, H

48.9 out! ] SLM; out. 77

48.11 now. ] 50; now? SLM, 52

48.15 velvet-cushioned ] 50 ; velvet cushioned SLM, H

48.16 one, over ] SLM, 50 ; one over H

48.16 yours--empty ] 50; yours emptyH; yours, empty SLM, 77

48.17 eye-balls ] SLM; eyeballs 77

48.19 you cannot ] SLM, 50 ; you can not H

48.20 blaze ] Blaze

48.21 blaze ] Blaze

48.22 sick--softly ] SLM, 50 ; sick. Softly H; sick,--softly 77

*48.23 housekeeper come after. ] 50, house-keeper hear you and come after. SLM ] housekeeper hear you, and come after. H

*48.27 phials, and ] 50; phials and SLM; vials and H

*49.1 sick sense now. ] H, 50; sick nurse now. SLM

49.3 cold. [new paragraph] She ] 50 ; cold. She SLM, H

49.5 God!--thou ] 50; God! thou SLM, H, 77

49.6 shorn lamb--be ] 50 ; Shorn Lamb--be SLM; shorn lamb, be H, 77

49.7 kind! [new paragraph] The embers] SLM ; kind! [skip two lines, new paragraph] The embers 77

49.10 eyes;--how ] 50; eyes--how SLM, H ; eyes; how 77

*49.11 half ejaculated ] SLM, 50 ; ejaculated H

49.12 thanks, that ] 50; thanks that SLM, H, 77

49.12 nigh me; and ] SLM, 50; nigh me, and H, 77

49.13 hope--that ] 50; hope that SLM, H; hope, that 77

49.14 more, I ] SLM; more 77

49.15 reverie ] 50,H; revery SLM ; Reverie 84