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Page 333 - W. Clark Russell THE LIFE OF ADMIRAL LORD COLLINGWOOD. By W. CLARK RUSSELL. With Illustrations by F. BRANGWYN. Third Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s. ' A book which we should like to see in the hands of every boy in the country.
Page 329 - LION AND THE MOUSE. A story of American Life. By Charles Klein, and Arthur Hornblow. With illustrations by Stuart Travis, and Scenes from the Play. The novel duplicated the success of the play; in fact the book is greater than the play. A portentous clash of dominant personalties that form the essence of the play are necessarily touched upon but briefly in the short space of four acts. All this is narrated, in the novel with a wealth of fascinating and absorbing detail, making it one of the most...
Page 333 - Dr Grenfell tells, in fiction form, but with strict adherence to fact, how the mission to deep sea fishermen came to be founded among the fishing fleets that frequent the Dogger Bank that has figured prominently in the recent international complication. It is a story rich in adventure and eloquent of accomplishments for the betterment of the men.
Page 332 - Cloth. Formerly published at $2.00. Our special price, $1.00. As an aid to the elementary study of bird life nothing has ever been published more satisfactory than this most successful of Nature Books. This book makes the identification of our birds simple and positive, even to the uninitiated, through certain unique features. I. All the birds are grouped according to color, in the belief that a bird's coloring is the first and often the only characteristic noticed. II. By another classification,...
Page 329 - Printed on excellent paper — most of them with illustrations of marked beauty — and handsomely bound in cloth. Price, 75 cents a volume, postpaid. BEVERLY OF GRAUSTARK. By George Barr McCutcheon. With Color Frontispiece and other illustrations by Harrison Fisher. Beautiful inlay picture in colors of Beverly on the cover. " The most fascinating, engrossing and picturesque of the season's novels."— Boston Herald. "'Beverly' is altogether charming— almost living flesh and blood." — Louisville...
Page 335 - It is a real book, founded on truth and lighted with imagination, well worth reading and remembering." Review of Reviews : "Mr. Duncan has added a new province to the realm of literature. This strong, beautiful love story moves with a distinctive rhythm that is as fresh as it is new.
Page 336 - One of the most fascinating books of travel and adventure in the annals of recent American exploration Every man or boy who has ever heard the 'red gods
Page 332 - Formerly published at $2.00. Our special price, $1.00. No work of its class has ever been issued that contains so much valuable information, presented with such felicity and charm. The colored plates are true to nature. By their aid alone any bird illustrated may be readily identified. Sportsmen will especially relish the twenty-four color plates which show the more important birds in characteristic poses. They are probably the most valuable and artistic pictures of the kind available to-day.
Page 330 - A masterly story." —St. Louis Dispatch. " The story is ingeniously told, and cleverly constructed."— The Dial. THE GAMBLER. By Katherine Cecil Thurston. With illustrations by John Campbell. " Tells of a high strung young Irish woman who has a passion for gambling, inhented from a long line of sporting ancestors.