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Page 9 - the Ordnance Geological Survey. Published by Order of the Lords Commissioners of HM Treasury. 8vo. with Maps, Woodcuts, and 12 large Plates, 14*. cloth. DE MORGAN.—AN ESSAY ON PROBABILITIES, And on their Application to Life Contingencies and Insurance Offices. By Aug. De Morgan, of Trinity College, Cambridge. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Title,
Page 15 - 6<*. cloth. HOWITT.—THE BOY'S COUNTRY BOOK: Being the real Life of a Country Boy, written by Himself; exhibiting all the Amusements, Pleasures, and Pursuits of Children in the Country. Edited by William Howitt, author of " The Rural Life of England," etc. 2d Edition, fcap. 8vo. with about
Page 10 - with numerous Wood-cuts, 21. 2s. cloth. ENGLISHMAN'S HEBREW AND CHALDEE -CONCORDANCE OF THE OLD TESTAMENT; being an attempt at a Verbal Connexion between the Original and the English Translations: with Indexes, a List of the Proper Names and their occurrences, etc. etc. '2 vols. royal Svo. cloth,
Page 7 - BROWN, AND CO. 7 BRANDE.—A DICTIONARY OF SCIENCE, LITERATURE, AND ART; Comprising the History, Description, and Scientific Principles of every Branch of Human Knowledge; with the Derivation and Definition of all the Terms in general use. Edited by WT Brande, FRSL and K.; assisted by Joseph Cauvin, Esq. The various departments are by Gentlemen of eminence in each. 1 very thick vol.
Page 16 - K1RBY AND SPENCE.—AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: Or, Elements of the Natural History of Insects: comprising an account of noxious and useful Insects, of their Metamorphoses, Food, Stratagems, Habitations, Societies, Motions, Noises, Hybernation, Instinct, etc. By W. Kirby, MAFRS & LS Rector of
Page 14 - and Scenes illustrative of Striking Passages in English History and Poetry. By William Howitt. New Edition, medium 8vo. with 40Illustrations by S. Williams 21*. cloth. SECOND SERIES, chiefly in the Counties of DURHAM and NORTHUMBERLAND, with a Stroll along the BORDER. 1 vol. medium 8vo. with upwards of 40 highly-finished Woodcuts, from Drawings made on the spot for this Work, by Messrs.
Page 18 - such Descriptions, Engraved Figures, and Elementary Details, as may enable a beginner, who Is a mere English reader, to discover the uame of every Plant which he may find in flower, and acquire all the information respecting it which is useful and Interesting. The Specific Characters hy an Eminent Botanist; the Drawings by JDC Sowerby, FLS A new Edition
Page 18 - cloth. LOUDON.—AN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PLANTS; Including all the Plants which are now found in, or have been Introduced into, Great Britain ; giving their Natural History, accompanied hy such Descriptions, Engraved Figures, and Elementary Details, as may enable a beginner, who Is a mere English reader, to discover the
Page 21 - MAUNDER.—THE SCIENTIFIC AND LITERARY TREASURY: A New and Popular Encyclopedia of Science and the Belles Lettres; including all Branches of Science, and every Subject connected with Literature and Art. The whole written in a familiar style, adapted to the comprehension of nil persons desirous of acquiringinformation on the subjects comprised in the work, and also adapted for a Manual of convenient Reference
Page 25 - Foolscap Svo. 61. cloth. RIDDLE.— ECCLESIASTICAL CHRONOLOGY; Or, Annals of the Christian Church, from its Foundation to the present Time. Containing a View of General Church History, and the Course of Secular Events ; the Limits of the Church and its Relations to the State -, Controversies ; Sects and Parties ; Rites, Institutions, and Discipline ; Ecclesiastical Writers. The whole arranged