A Classified Catalogue of School, College, Classical, Technical, and General Educational Works in Use in the United Kingdom and Its Dependencies in 1876: So Arranged as to Show at a Glance what Works are Available in Any Given Branch of Education

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Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1876 - Textbooks - 154 pages
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Page xxvii - The volumes before us show a vast amount of diligence; but with Webster it is diligence in combination with fancifulness, — with Worcester in combination with good sense and judgment. Worcester's is the soberer and safer book, and maybe pronounced the best existing English Lexicon.
Page iii - HOMER : THE ILIAD. By the Editor. HOMER : THE ODYSSEY. By the Editor. HERODOTUS. By George C. Swayne, MA XENOPHON.
Page iii - SEWELL, Madras Civil Service. Post 8vo. 8s. *** The object of this work is to supply the want which has been felt by students for a condensed outline of Indian History which would serve at once to recall the memory and guide the eye, while at the same time it has been attempted to render it...
Page xix - FRANÇAIS." Under the above title Messrs. Hachette issue a series of the best French plays, belonging to the classical and also to the modern or romantique schools. Each dramatic work is carefully annotated, and preceded by a critical and biographical introduction. The list will ultimately include, not only the acknowledged master-pieces of Molière, Corneille, and Racine, but choice specimens from the writings of Beaumarchais.
Page xxi - GENERAL AND DESCRIPTIVE GEOGRAPHY, exhibiting the Actual and Comparative Extent of all the Countries in the World, with their present Political Divisions. A New and Enlarged Edition, With a complete Index.
Page xxiv - Children's own German Book. A Selection of Amusing and Instructive Stories in Prose.
Page xxiv - Prosa. Two volumes, sold separately : — 5. SCHILLER'S PROSA. Containing Selections from the Prose Works of Schiller, with Notes for English Students. By Dr.
Page ii - The Publishers' Circular, and General Record of British and Foreign Literature; giving a transcript of the title-page of every work published in Great Britain, and every work of interest published abroad, with lists of all the publishing houses. Published regularly on the 1st and 15th of every Month, and forwarded post free to all parts of the world on payment of 8s.
Page xxi - Physical Atlas,' &c. With a complete Index of easy reference to each Map, comprising nearly 150,000 Places contained in this Atlas. Imperial folio, half-bound in russia or morocco, £5, 15s.
Page xxiv - Schools is directed to this New Series of German School Books, which has been projected. with a view to supply a long-felt want, viz. , thoroughly reliable TextBooks, edited by German scholars of the highest reputation, at a price which will bring them within the reach of all.

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