Index Catalogue of the Gorbals District Library

Front Cover
Corporation committee on libraries, 1902 - 455 pages
0 Reviews

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 370 - 1. The relation of natural science to science in general. Goethe's scientific researches. Physiological causes of harmony in music. Ice and glaciers. Interaction of the natural forces. Recent progress of the theory of vision. The conservation of force. The aim
Page 48 - 3-4. A reading party in the long vacation. Father Tom and the Pope. La petite Madelaine. Bob Burke's duel with Ensign Brady. The headsman. The wearyful woman.
Page 370 - Gustav Magnus. The origin and significance of geometrical axioms. The relation of optics to painting. The origin of the planetary system. Thought in medicine. Academic freedom in German universities.
Page 66 - 3. Four letters on the proposals for peace with the regicide Directory of France.
Page 333 - An apologie for poetrie." Campion's " Observations in the art of English poesie." Daniel's "A defence of ryme." Swift's "The importance of the 'Guardian' considered." 2. Milton's "Areopagitica." Addison's "A discourse on ancient and modern learning." Pope's "An essay on criticism." Byron's
Page 152 - Europe before the arrival of man. Arrival of man in Europe. Our Aryan forefathers. What we learn from old Aryan words. Was there a primeval mother-tongue? Sociology and hero-worship.
Page 414 - 6. Miss Tickletoby's lectures on English history. Papers by the fat contributor. Miscellaneous contributions to " Punch." History of the next French revolution. Little travels and roadside sketches. Book of snobs. Novels by eminent hands. Sketches and travels in London. Etc.
Page 48 - The wearyful woman. How I stood for the Dreepdaily burghs. First and last. The duke's dilemma. The old gentleman's teetotum. " Woe to us when we lose the watery wall.
Page 49 - The beauty draught. Antonio di Carara. The fatal repast. The vision of Cagliostro. The first and last kiss. The smuggler's leap. The haunted and the haunters. The duellists.
Page xxiv - Rooms shall be available, without written application, but for use in these Rooms only. 19. Persons reading any magazine or other periodical must surrender the same within fifteen minutes after it has been asked for by another reader.

Bibliographic information