A Guide Book to Books, Volume 25

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Frowde, 1891 - Best books - 344 pages
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Page 283 - COL. HAWKER'S INSTRUCTIONS to YOUNG SPORTSMEN in all that relates to Guns and Shooting.
Page iii - The object is to place at the service of the reader the opinions of those who may be trusted to give sound advice as to the books which are of value in each department of knowledge.
Page 187 - Globe 8vo. 2s. 6d. — — A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO THE CLIMATES AND WEATHER OF INDIA, CEYLON AND BURMA, AND THE STORMS OF INDIAN SEAS.
Page iii - ... aim is to select as carefully as possible what is essential and to omit all the remainder. Another most practical work is the second edition of W. Swan Sonnenschein's
Page 120 - CASTLE (E.) Schools and Masters of Fence, from the Middle Ages to the End of the Eighteenth Century. By Egerton Castle, MA, FSA With a Complete Bibliography.
Page 244 - Palgrave (Sir F.)— HISTORY OF NORMANDY AND OF ENGLAND. By Sir FRANCIS PALGRAVE, Deputy Keeper of Her Majesty's Public Records. Completing the History to the Death of William Rufus. 4 Vols.
Page 273 - Melville (Geo. W.) In the Lena Delta. A Narrative of the Search for Lieut. Commander DeLong and his Companions, followed by an Account of the Greeley Relief Expedition, and a proposed method of reaching the North Pole. Edited by Melville Philips. Maps and illustrations. 8vo. pp. 497. Boston, 1885. 2 50 4197 Nares (Capt. Sir GS) Narrative of a Voyage to the Polar Sea, during 18756, in Her Majesty's Ships ''Alert" and
Page 238 - Adam Bede. Daniel Deronda. Felix Holt. Middlemarch. Mill on the Floss. Romola. Scenes of Clerical Life. Silas Marner.
Page 238 - Tess of the D'Urbervilles and Jude the Obscure must be grouped together forming one of the supreme and most individual achievements of the art of fiction in English. — Laurence Abercrombie. 295 TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLES. James R. Osgood, 1892. Portrait of Hardy. 8vo, stone cloth gilt. FIFTH EDITION.
Page 51 - Hooker JD Botany of the Antarctic Voyage of the Erebus and Terror, 1839-43.

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