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Page 584 - Other Worlds than Ours ; The Plurality of Worlds Studied under the Light of Recent Scientific Researches.
Page 597 - The Treasury of Bible Knowledge; being a Dictionary of the Books, Persons, Places, Events, and other Matters of which mention is made in Holy Scripture; intended to establish its Authority ' and illustrate its Contents. By Rev. J. AYRE, MA With Maps, 15 Plates, and numerous Woodcuts.
Page 594 - Introduction on Alpine Travelling in general, and on the Geology of the Alps. Price is. Either of the Three Volumes or Parts of the ' Alpine Guide ' may be had with this Introduction prefixed, is.
Page 581 - An OUTLINE of the NECESSARY LAWS of THOUGHT : a Treatise on Pure and Applied Logic.
Page 576 - History of Civilisation in England and France, Spain and Scotland. By HENRY THOMAS BUCKLE. 3 vols. crown 8vo. 24s. Lectures on the History of England from the Earliest Times to the Death of King Edward II. By W. LONGMAN, FSA Maps and Illustrations. 8vo. 15*. History of the Life & Times of Edward III. By W. LONGMAN, FSA With 9 Maps, 8 Plates, and 1 6 Woodcuts. 2 vols. 8vo. 28*.
Page 590 - The Theory of Strains in Girders and similar Structures, with Observations on the application of Theory to Practice, and Tables of the : Strength and other Properties of Materials.
Page 589 - A Treatise on the Steam Engine, in its various applications to Mines, Mills, Steam Navigation, Railways and Agriculture. By J. Bourne, CE With Portrait, 37 Plates, and 546 Woodcuts. 4to. 42s. Catechism of the Steam Engine, in its various Applications.
Page 584 - Essays on Astronomy. A Series of Papers on Planets and Meteors, the Sun and Sun-surrounding Space, Stars and Star Cloudlets. By RA Proctor, BA With 10 Plates and '24 Woodcuts.
Page 583 - A GREEK-ENGLISH LEXICON. Compiled by HG LIDDELL, DD Dean of Christ Church, and R. SCOTT, DD Dean of Rochester.