Dictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English: Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Nineteenth Century which are No Longer in Use, Or are Not Used in the Same Sense. And Words which are Now Used Only in the Provincial Dialects, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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B. Bell and sons, 1886 - English language
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Page 509 - Knickerbocker's History of New York, from the beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty.
Page 492 - HALL'S (Rev. Robert) Works and Remains. Memoir by Dr. Gregory and Essay bv J. Foster. Portrait. HAUFF'S Tales. The Caravan— The Sheikh of Alexandria — The Inn in the Spessart. Translated by Prof. S. Mendel. HAWTHORNE'S Tales. 3 vols. Vol.
Page 493 - The Girondists, or Personal Memoirs of the Patriots of the French Revolution. Trans, by HT Ryde. Portraits of Robespierre, Madame Roland, and Charlotte Corday. 3 vols. — — The Restoration of Monarchy in France (a Sequel to The Girondists).
Page 498 - HENRY OF HUNTINGDON'S History of the English, from the Roman Invasion to the Accession of Henry II. ; with the Acts of King Stephen, and the Letter to Walter. By T. Forester, MA Frontispiece from an old MS.
Page 498 - Ecclesiastical History of England and Normandy. With Notes, Introduction of Guizot, and the Critical Notice of M. Delille, by T. Forester, MA To which is added the CHRONICLE OF St. EvROULT.
Page 498 - LEPSIUS'S Letters from Egypt, Ethiopia, and the Peninsula of Sinai ; to which are added, Extracts from his Chronology of the Egyptians, with reference to the Exodus of the Israelites. By L.
Page 505 - CHEVREUL on Colour. Containing the Principles of Harmony and Contrast of Colours, and their Application to the Arts ; including Painting, Decoration, Tapestries, Carpets, Mosaics, Glazing, Staining, Calico Printing, Letterpress Printing, Map Colouring, Dress, Landscape and Flower Gardening, &c. Trans, by C. Martel. Several Plates. With an additional series of 16 Plates in Colours, 7$.
Page 495 - SULLY. Memoirs of the Duke of, Prime Minister to Henry the Great. With Notes and Historical Introduction. 4 Portraits. 4 vols. TAYLOR'S (Bishop Jeremy) Holy Living and Dying, with Prayers, containing the Whole Duty of a Christian and the parts of Devotion fitted to all Occasions.
Page 491 - Vol. I. — Essays, Lectures, and Poems. Vol. II.— English Traits, Nature, and Conduct of Life. Vol. III.— Society and Solitude — Letters and Social Aims — Miscellaneous Papers (hitherto uncollected)— May-Day, &c. FOSTER'S (John) Life and Correspondence. Edit. by JE Ryland. Portrait. 2 vols. -Lectures at Broadmead Chapel. Edit. by JE Ryland. » vols. Critical Essays contributed to the
Page 495 - Use of the Chorus in Tragedy (a short Essay). Engravings. These Dramas are all translated in metre. Vol. IV.— Robbers — Fiesco— Love and Intrigue— Demetrius— Ghost Seer— Sport of Divinity. The Dramas in this volume are in prose. Vol. V.— Poems. EA Bowring, CB Vol. VI. — Essays, ^Esthetical and Philosophical, including the Dissertation on the Connexion between the Animal and Spiritual in Man.

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