What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
ancient Anglo-Saxon appears armour arms attached barrow beads bears bell body bones brasses British bronze called cast celts century character church circle close cloth coins Coloured considerable consisted contained covered cross Crown 8vo cutting decoration Derbyshire diameter early earth edge Edition England engraved evidence examples Fcap feet fibulæ figures flat flint four frequently give given glass gold grave groat half half-groat hand handle head Henry HISTORY Illustrated implements inches inscription instances interments kind King known later less London marked metal mound NATURAL objects occasionally occur original ornamented patterns penny period piece placed plain Plates pottery present probably raised remains remarkable ring Roman round Saxon Second sepulchral shaft shape shield shilling shown side Silver simply slab sometimes stones surface sword tapestry tiles town urns usually variety various vary vessels wall ware
Page 14 - SCIENCE GOSSIP: An Illustrated Medium of Interchange and Gossip for Students and Lovers of Nature.
Page 11 - NEWTON, JOSEPH, FRHS THE LANDSCAPE GARDENER : A Practical Guide to the Laying-Out, Planting, and Arrangement of Villa Gardens, Town Squares, and Open Spaces, from a Quarter of an Acre to Four Acres. For the use of Practical Gardeners, Amateurs, Architects, and Builders. With 24 Plans. Fcap. folio, cloth, 12s. NOTES ON COLLECTING AND PRESERVING NATURAL HISTORY OBJECTS. Edited by JE TAYLOR, FLS, FGS, Editor of
Page 15 - SOWERBY'S ENGLISH BOTANY: Containing a Description and Life-size coloured Drawing of every British Plant. Edited and brought up to the Present Standard of Scientific Knowledge by T. BOSWELL (formerly SYMB), LL.DFLS, &c. With Popular Descriptions of the Uses, History, and Traditions of each Plant, by Mrs. LANKESTEB, Author of " Wild Flowers Worth Notice," " The British Ferns,
Page 16 - WT, BA THE FLORA OF MIDDLESEX: A Topographical and Historical Account of the Plants found in the County. With Sketches of its Physical Geography and Climate, and of the Progress of Middlesex Botany during the last Three Centuries. With a Map of Botanical Districts. Crown 8vo, 12s.
Page 11 - THE STREAM OF LIFE ON OUR GLOBE: Its Archives, Traditions, and Laws, as revealed by Modern Discoveries in Geology and Palaeontology. A Sketch in Untechnical Language of the Beginning and Growth of Life, and the Physiological Laws which govern its Progress and Operations. Second Edition. Crown 8vo, cloth, 6s.
Page 18 - Containing an Alphabetical List of the Baronets of the United Kingdom, Short Biographical Notices, Dates of Creation, Addresses, &c. 32mo, cloth, 1s.
Page 3 - RUST, SMUT, MILDEW, AND MOULD. An Introduction to the Study of Microscopic Fungi. Illustrated with 269 Coloured Figures by JE SOWERBY. Fourth Edition, with Appendix of New Species. Crown 8vo, cloth, 6s.
Page 3 - COLLECTION CATALOGUE for NATURALISTS. A Ruled Book for keeping a permanent Record of Objects in any branch of Natural History, with Appendix for recording interesting particulars, and lettered pages for general Index. Strongly bound, 200 pages, "}s. 6d. ; 300 pages, iew. ; and 2s, 6d. extra for every additional 100 pages. Working Catalogues, is. 6d. each. COMPANION TO THE WRITING DESK. See " How to Address Titled People.
Page 12 - HALF-HOURS WITH THE STARS: a Plain and Easy Guide to the Knowledge of the Constellations. Showing in 12 Maps the position of the principal Star-Groups night after night throughout the year.