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Page 329 - There is not a single thought in the volume that does not contribute in some measure to the formation of a true gentleman.
Page 323 - Hazlitt's Round Table. With Biographical Introduction. The Religio Medici, Hydriotaphia, and the Letter to a Friend. By Sir Thomas Browne, Knt. Ballad Poetry of the Affections. By Robert Buchanan. Coleridge's Christabel, and other Imaginative Poems. With Preface by Algernon C. Swinburne. Lord Chesterfield's Letters, Sentences, and Maxims.
Page 337 - Poems of the Inner Life. A New Edition, Revised, with many additional Poems. Small post 8vo, cloth, 5*.
Page 330 - For luxury of typography, plainness of print, and beauty of illustration, these volumes, of which but one has as yet appeared in English, will hold their own against any production of an age so luxurious as our own in everything, typography not excepted.
Page 329 - The chapters are so lively in themselves, so mingled with shrewd views of human nature, so full of illustrative anecdotes, that the reader cannot fail to be amused.
Page 339 - The book is admirable in every way We wish it every success." — Globe. "A very complete treatise Likely to take high rank as an authority on shooting.
Page 330 - It supplies a want which has long been felt, and ought to be in the hands of all students of history.
Page 99 - For, lo, I will raise and cause to come up against Babylon an assembly of great nations from the north country : and they shall set themselves in array against her; from thence she shall be taken: their arrows shall be as of a mighty expert man; none shall return in vain.
Page 329 - The Silent Hour: Essays, Original and Selected. By the Author of "The Gentle Life.
Page 328 - News. Familiar Words. An Index Verborum, or Quotation Handbook. Affording an immediate Reference to Phrases and Sentences that have become embedded in the English language. 3rd and enlarged Edition. "The most extensive dictionary of quotation we have met with." — Notes and Queries. Essays by Montaigne. Edited, Compared, Revised, and Annotated by the Author of "The Gentle Life.