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Page 88 - I will buy with you, sell with you, talk with you, walk with you, and so following ; but I will not eat with you, drink with you, nor pray with you.
Page 19 - The main feature of this gorgeous volume is its great wealth of beautiful photogravures and finely - executed wood engravings, constituting a complete pictorial chronicle of Napoleon I.'s personal history from the days of his early childhood at Ajaccio to the date of his second interment.
Page 42 - Crown 8vo. 2s. 6d. A series of volumes upon those topics of social, economic, and industrial interest that are at the present moment foremost in the public mind. Each volume of the series is written by an author who is an acknowledged authority upon the subject with which he deals.
Page 15 - Each one contains an introduction which gives (i) a short biography of the author; (2) a critical estimate of the book. Where they are necessary, short notes are added at the foot of the page. Each volume has a photogravure frontispiece, and the books are produced with great care.
Page 17 - The whole art of war in its historic evolution has never been treated on such an ample and comprehensive scale, and we question if any recent contribution to the exact history of the world has possessed more enduring value.
Page 22 - A book which the Elizabethans would have thought wonderful. More thrilling, more piquant, and more human than any novel.
Page 16 - Pott 8vo, cloth y. ; leather, y. 6d. net. OXFORD AND ITS COLLEGES. By J. WELLS, MA, Fellow and Tutor of Wadham College. Illustrated by EH NEW. Fourth Edition. ' An admirable and accurate little treatise, attractively illustrated.'— World.
Page 31 - A very remarkable book, deserving of critical analysis impossible within our limit ; brilliant, but not superficial ; well considered, but not elaborated ; constructed with the proverbial art that conceals, but yet allows itself to be enjoyed by readers to whom fine literary method is a keen pleasure.'— The World. A CHANGE OF AIR. Sixth Edition. 'A graceful, vivacious comedy, true to human nature. The characters are traced with a masterly hand.'— Times.
Page 42 - Second Edition. THE ALIEN INVASION. By W. H. WILKINS, BA THE RURAL EXODUS. By P. ANDERSON GRAHAM. LAND NATIONALIZATION. By HAROLD Cox, BA A SHORTER WORKING DAY. By H. DE B. GIBBINS, D.Litt., MA, and RA HADFIELD, of the Hecla Works, Sheffield.
Page 29 - An excellent example of thorough and fresh historical work.' — Guardian. SOME NEW TESTAMENT PROBLEMS. By ARTHUR WRIGHT, MA , Fellow of Queen's College, Cambridge. Crown Svo. 6s. THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN HERE AND HEREAFTER. By CANON WINTERBOTHAM, MA, B.Sc., LL.B. Cr. Svo. 3s. 6d. ' A most able book, at once exceedingly thoughtful and richly suggestive.'— G7ajgow Herald.