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Page 84 - With deep affection and recollection I often think of those Shandon bells, Whose sounds so wild would, in the days of childhood, Fling round my cradle their magic spells. On this I ponder, where'er I wander, And thus grow fonder, sweet Cork, of thee ; With thy bells of Shandon that sound so grand on The pleasant waters of the River Lee.
Page 198 - The Practical Angler Or, The Art of Trout Fishing, more particularly applied to Clear Water By WC STEWART. Large Crown Octavo, Cloth. Containing Coloured Facsimiles of the Flies used by Mr. STEWART (6 Plates). PRICE as. 6d. NET By Post, Price 31. 1od. THE "PORTRAIT BIOdRAPHieS
Page 84 - WITH deep affection And recollection I often think of Those Shandon bells, Whose sounds so wild would In the days of childhood Fling round my cradle Their magic spells. On this I ponder Where'er I wander, And thus grow fonder Sweet Cork, of thee; With thy bells of Shandon, That sound so grand on The pleasant waters Of the river Lee.
Page 137 - For there is no nation of people under the sun that doth love equal and indifferent justice better than the Irish, or will rest better satisfied with the execution thereof, although it be against themselves ; so as they may have the protection and benefit of the law when upon just cause they do desire it.
Page 176 - THERE is not in the wide world a valley so sweet As that vale in whose bosom the bright waters meet ; Oh ! the last rays of feeling and life must depart, Ere the bloom of that valley shall fade from my heart.
Page 198 - Full Page Illustrations in Colour. Familiar London Painted by ROSE BARTON, ARWS 61 Full-Page Illustrations in Colour. London to the Nore Painted and Described by WL WYLLIE, RA, and MARIAN AMY WYLLIE.
Page 116 - I'd borrow, And hope to-morrow would end my woes. But as in wailing there's nought availing, And Death unfailing will strike the blow, Then for that reason, and for a season, Let us be merry before we go.
Page 178 - I have heard some great warriors say that, in all the services which they had seen abroad in foreign countries, they never saw a more comely man than the Irishman, nor that cometh on more bravely in his charge...
Page 198 - Illustration in Colour The Flowers and Gardens of Japan Painted by ELLA Du CANE. Described by FLORENCE Du CANE. 50 Full'Page Illustrations in Colour. The Lake of Geneva Painted by J.