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Page 340 - ADVENTURE. (35th thousand.) Illustrated by HC Edwards. An historical romance of the eighteenth century, being an account of the life of an American gentleman adventurer of Jacobite ancestry.
Page 335 - THE KINDRED OF THE WILD A BOOK OF ANIMAL LIFE. With fifty-one full-page plates and many decorations from drawings by Charles Livingston Bull. Square quarto, decorative cover $2.00 " Is in many ways the most brilliant collection of animal stories that has appeared; well named and well done.
Page 336 - This is a book full of delight. An additional charm lies in Mr. Bull's faithful and graphic illustrations, which in fashion all their own tell the story of the wild life, illuminating and supplementing the pen pictures of the author.
Page 336 - It will rank high among collections of short stories. In ' Earth's Enigmas ' is a wider range of subject than in the
Page 340 - Winwood (70th thousand.) A Sketch of the Domestic History of an American Captain in the War of Independence, embracing events that occurred between and during the years 1763 and 1785 in New York and London. Illustrated by EWD Hamilton. An Enemy to the King (7oth thousand.) From the " Recently Discovered Memoirs of the Sieur de la Tournoire.
Page 335 - True in substance but fascinating as fiction. It will interest old and young, city-bound and free-footed, those who know animals and those who do not.
Page 335 - ... strongest and best he has ever written. He has largely taken for his subjects those animals rarely met with in books, whose lives are spent " In the Silences," where they are the supreme rulers.
Page 337 - Professor Roberts deserves the thanks of his reader for giving a wider audience an opportunity to enjoy this striking bit of French Canadian literature.
Page 337 - THE FORGE IN THE FOREST Being the Narrative of the Acadian Ranger, Jean de Mer, Seigneur de Briart, and how he crossed the Black Abb6, and of his adventures in a strange fellowship.
Page 339 - CHEAPSIDE. (52d thousand.) A romance of Elizabethan London. Illustrations by Howard Pyle and other artists. Not since the absorbing adventures of D'Artagnan have we had anything so good in the blended vein of romance and comedy. THE CONTINENTAL DRAGOON A ROMANCE OF PHILIPSE MANOR HOUSE IN 1778.