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Page 359 - Geography for my Children. By Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe. Author of " Uncle Tom's Cabin," &c. Arranged and Edited by an English Lady, under the Direction of the Authoress. With upwards of Fifty Illustrations. Cloth extra, 4s.
Page 362 - The Laws of Life, with especial reference to the Education of Girls. By Elizabeth Blackwell, MD New Edition, revised by the Author, 12mo. cloth, 3s.
Page 361 - The volumes before us show a vast amount of diligence ; but with Webster it is diligence in combination with fancifulness, — with Worcester in combination with good sense and judgment. Worcester's is the soberer and safer book, and may be pronounced the best existing English Lexicon.
Page 361 - The Publishers' Circular, and General Record of British and Foreign Literature; giving a transcript of the title-page of every work published in Great Britain, and every work of interest published abroad, with lists of all the publishing houses. Published regularly on the 1st and 15th of every Month, and forwarded post free to all parts of the world on payment of 8s. per annum. The Ladies...
Page 362 - Plutarch's Lives. An entirely new Library Edition, carefully revised and corrected, with some Original Translations by the Editor. Edited by AH Clough, Esq. sometime Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford, and late Professor of English Language and Literature at University College.
Page 359 - The Fox." By Mary Oillies. Illustrated with Eight Engravings on Wood, from Drawings by Charles Keene. Fcap. 8vo. cloth, 5s. The Swiss Family Robinson ; or, the Adventures of a Father and Mother and Four Sons on a Desert Island.
Page 368 - English and Scotch Ballads, &c. An extensive Collection. Designed as a Complement to the Works of the British Poets, and embracing nearly all the Ancient and Traditionary Ballads both of England and...
Page 364 - This is a real, carefully executed collection of information and experiences, the which every one who takes up will hardly lay down until he has read from A to Z It is not only valuable to the special traveller, but fascinating to the general reader The author is as full of matter as any old sailor who has sailed four times round the world.
Page 358 - Life Amongst the North and South American Indians ; a Book for Boys. By George Catlin, Author of " Notes of Travel Amongst the North American Indians," &c. With Illustrations. Small post 8vo. cloth, 6s. *' An admirable book, full of useful information, wrapt up in stories peculiarly adapted to rouse the imagination and stimulate the curiosity of boys and girls.