Chap-books of the Eighteenth Century (Google eBook)

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Chatto and Windus, 1882 - Chapbooks - 486 pages
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Page 513 - Strutt's Sports and Pastimes of the People of England; including the Rural and Domestic Recreations, May Games, Mummeries, Shows, Processions, Pageants, and Pompous Spectacles, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time.
Page 496 - Emanuel. On Diamonds and Precious Stones ; their History, Value, and Properties ; with Simple Tests for ascertaining their Reality. By HARRY EMANUEL, FRGS With numerous Illustrations, Tinted and Plain. Crown 8vo, cloth extra, with Illustrations, 7s.
Page 510 - Our Place among Infinities : A Series of Essays contrasting our Little Abode in Space and Time with the Infinities Around us.
Page 511 - BELLEW. 300 Illustrations. Hanky-Panky : Very Easy Tricks, Very Difficult Tricks, White Magic, Sleight of Hand. Edited by WH CREMER.
Page 500 - Longfellow's Complete Prose Works. Including "Outre Mer," "Hyperion," " Kavanagh." "The Poets and Poetry of Europe," and "Driftwood." With Portrait and Illustrations by VALENTINE BROMLEY. Crown 8vo, cloth extra, gilt, with Illustrations, js.
Page 499 - Both Series Complete in One Vol. Leigh Hunt's Essays : A Tale for a Chimney Corner, and other Pieces. With Portrait, and Introduction...
Page 513 - Suburban Homes (The) of London : A Residential Guide to Favourite London Localities, their Society, Celebrities, and Associations. With Notes on their Rental, Rates, and House Accommodation. Crown 8vo, cloth extra, with Illustrations. 7s. 6d. Swift's Choice Works, In Prose and Verse. With Memoir, Portrait, and Facsimiles of the Maps in the Original Edition of
Page 503 - Physiology for the Young; Or, The House of Life: Human Physiology, with its Applications to the Preservation of Health. For use in Classes and Popular Reading. With numerous Illustrations. By Mrs. F. FENWICK MILLER. "An admirable introduction to a subject which all -who value health and enjoy lift should have at their fingers
Page 494 - Crown 8vo, cloth extra, js. 6d. Cornwall. Popular Romances of the West of England ; or, The Drolls, Traditions, and Superstitions of Old Cornwall. Collected and Edited by ROBERT HUNT, FRS New and Revised Edition, with Additions, and Two Steel-plate Illustrations by GEORGE CRUIKSHANK.
Page 512 - Demonology : An Essay in Illustration of the Belief in the Existence of Devils, and the Powers possessed by Them. By T. ALFRED SPALDING, LL.B. Crown 8vo, cloth extra, 5s.

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