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Page 384 - Shakespeare (The Boudoir). Edited by HENRY CUNDELL. Carefully bracketted for reading aloud ; freed from all objectionable matter, and altogether free from notes. Price 2s. 6d. each volume, cloth extra, gilt edges. Contents : — Vol I., Cymbeline — Merchant of Venice. Each play separately, paper cover, is. Vol. II., As You Like It — King Lear — Much Ado about Nothing. Vol. III., Romeo and Juliet — Twelfth Night — King John. The latter six plays separately, paper cover, gd. Shakespeare Key...
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Page 387 - Turkistan. Notes of a Journey in the Russian Provinces of Central Asia and the Khanates of Bokhara and Kokand. By EUGENE SCHUYLER, Secretary to the American Legation, St.