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" This interesting and well-written work, in which the severe truth of history takes almost the wildness of romance, will constitute a valuable addition to our biographical literature. "
Letters of a German countess; written during her travels in Turkey, Egypt ... - Page 323
by Ida Maria L.S.F.G. Hahn-Hahn (gräfin von.) - 1845
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An Introduction to Entomology: Or, Elements of the Natural History of ...

William Kirby, William Spence - Insects - 1846 - 600 pages
...naturally embracing an immense amount of singular and interesting matter, to l,e met with nowhere else. These volumes have the fascination of a romance united to the integrity of history.— Times. THE AMERICAN ENCYCLOP /EDIA . BROUGHT UP TO 1847. THE ENCYCLOPEDIA AMERICANA: A POPULAR DICTIONARY...
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Lives of men of letters and science who flourished in the time of George iii

Henry Peter Brougham (1st baron Brougham and Vaux.) - Biography & Autobiography - 1846
...in elegant volumes, small 8vo-, price 10s. 6d. each, bound; either of which may be had separately. " These volumes have the fascination of a romance united to the integrity of history." — Timei. " A most valuable and entertaining work." — Chronicle. " A valuable contribution to historical...
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Mary Anne Wellington: The Soldier's Daughter, Wife and Widow, Volume 3

Richard Cobbold - History - 1846
...Documents, private as well as public. BY AGNES STRICKLAND. OPINIONS OF THE PRESS. " These volumes bare the fascination of a romance] united to the integrity of history." — Times. " A most valuahle and entertaining wort." — Chronicle. "This interesting and well. written work, in which...
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The book of costume; or, Annals of fashion from the earliest period, by a ...

Mary Margaret Egerton (countess of Wilton.) - 1846
...in elegant volumes, small 8vo-, price 10s. 6d. each, bound; either of which may be had separately. " These volumes have the fascination of a romance united to the integrity of history." — Timei. " A most valuable and entertaining work." — Chronicle. " A valuable contribution to historical...
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Evenings at Haddon hall

E C Calabrella (baroness de.) - 1846
...other Authentic Documents, private as well as public. BY AGNES STRICKLAND. OPINIONS OF THE PRESS. '- These volumes have the fascination of a romance united to the integrity of history." — Timei. " A. most valuable and entertaining work." — Chronicle. " This interesting and well-written...
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Revelations of Russia in 1846, Volume 2

Charles Frederick Henningsen - Russia - 1846
...other Authentic Documents, private as well as public. BY AGNES STRICKLAND. OPINIONS OF THE PBESS. " These volumes have the fascination of a romance united to the integrity of history."—Times. " A most valuable and entertaining work."—Chronicle. "This interesting and well-written...
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Zoological Recreations

William John Broderip - Animal behavior - 1847 - 380 pages
...other Authentic Documents, private as well as public. BY AGNES STRICKLAND. OPINIONS OF THE PRESS. " These volumes have the fascination of a romance united...most valuable and entertaining work." — Chronicle. "This interesting and well-written work, in which the severe truth of history takes almost the wildnesa...
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Temptation and atonement, and other tales, Volume 2

Mrs. Gore (Catherine Grace Frances) - 1847
...other Authentic Documents, private as well as public. BY AGNES STRICKLAND. OPINIONS OF THE PRESS. " These volumes have the fascination of a romance" united...most valuable and entertaining work." — Chronicle. "This interesting and well-written work, in which the severe truth of history takes almost the wildness...
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The three cousins

Frances Trollope - 1847
...other Authentic Documents, private as well as public. BY AGNES STRICKLAND. OPINIONS OF THE PEESS. " These volumes have the fascination of a romance" united...most valuable and entertaining work." — Chronicle. "This interesting and well-written work, in which the severe truth of history takes almost the wildness...
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Temptation and atonement, and other tales

Catherine Grace F. Gore - 1847
...other Authentic Documents, private as well as public. BY AGNES STRICKLAND. OPINIONS OF THE PRESS. " These volumes have the fascination of a romance united...most valuable and entertaining work." — Chronicle. " This interesting and well-written work, in which the severe truth of history takes almost the wildness...
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