Literary World, Volumes 31-32 (Google eBook)

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Page 40 - O God ! that one might read the book of fate, And see the revolution of the times Make mountains level, and the continent, Weary of solid firmness, melt itself Into the sea : and, other times, to see The beachy girdle of the ocean Too wide for Neptune's hips...
Page 40 - O, if this were seen, The happiest youth, viewing his progress through, What perils past, what crosses to ensue, Would shut the book and sit him down and die.
Page 31 - Prepared under the direct supervision of WT HARRIS, Ph.D., LL.D., United States Commissioner of Education, assisted by a large corps of competent specialists and editors.
Page 33 - Sold by all Booksellers. Sent postpaid by HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN & CO...
Page 131 - Happy is the man that hath his quiver full of them : they shall not be ashamed when they speak with their enemies in the gate.
Page 92 - Yearly Volume, cloth, 7s. 6d. Scales of Heaven, The. Narrative, Legendary and Meditative. With a few Sonnets. By the Rev. FREDERICK LANGBRIDGE.
Page 47 - ... records the carefully prepared utterances of many of the ablest educators. It is the oldest of the high-class educational monthly magazines Fully up to date. It should be within reach of every teacher who recognizes the fact that teaching is a great profession and not a mere "make shift
Page 80 - ... to get a living. Librarians should include Education in their lists for the benefit of teachers and of others who would keep abreast of the best educational thought. Universally commended by highest educational authorities.
Page 32 - Before buying books write for quotations. An assortment of catalogues and special slips of books at reduced prices sent for lo-cent stamp.
Page 234 - Books constitute capital. A library book lasts as long as a house, for hundreds of years. It is not then an article of mere consumption but fairly of capital, and often in the case of professional men, setting out in life it is their only capital.

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Crocker's Attack on Subscription System
[From The Literary World, Boston, 1 August 1874]. Subscription Books. [By sr Crocker]. We are sorry to see an increasing tendency on the part of some of our ... railton/ marketin/ crocker.html

Cranky: Definition with Cranky Pictures and Photos
The Literary World by Samuel R. Crocker, Edward Abbott, Nicholas Paine Gilman, Madeline Vaughan Abbott Bushnell, Bliss Carman, Herbert Copeland (1881) ... definition-of/ cranky

They Said It
... at page 366, of Samuel R. Crocker et alii The Literary World [Croc79] volume 9-10; for the restoration, see Robert Burns Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish ...

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