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Page 22 - FLUGEL'S COMPLETE DICTIONARY OF THE GERMAN AND ENGLISH LANGUAGES. Comprising the German and English, and English and German. Adapted to the English Student, with great Additions and Improvements. By CA Felling, A.
Page 21 - PUBLIC EXAMINATION FRENCH READER. With a Vocabulary to every extract, suitable for all Students who are preparing for a French Examination. By AM Bower, FRGS, late Master in University College School, &c.
Page 31 - To say that this book is the best of its kind would be a poor compliment, as it is practically the only work on accumulators that has been written.
Page 3 - Tis not impossible to hear a whisper a furlong's distance, it having been already done ; and perhaps the nature of the thing would not make it more impossible, though that furlong should be ten times multiplied.
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Page 21 - Series. For the use of Schools and Private Students. Edited by A. Barrere, Prof. RMA Woolwich, &c., and others. Each number with a literary Introduction and Arguments in English, foot-notes explaining the more difficult passages, and translations of the idiomatic expressions into the corresponding English idioms. Fcap. 8vo, each number, sewed, 6d.