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Page 21 - A Word to the Wise, or HINTS ON THE CURRENT IMPROPRIETIES OF EXPRESSION IN WRITING AND SPEAKING. By PARRY GWYNNE. Thirteenth Thousand. 18mo, price Gd. sewed ; or is. cloth, gilt edges. " All who wish to mind their p's and cfs should consult this little volume.
Page 20 - Engravings. 2s. 6d. plain; 3s. 6d. coloured. Bible Illustrations; Or, a Description of Manners and Customs peculiar to the East, and especially Explanatory of the Holy Scriptures. By the Rev. BH DRAPER. With Engravings. Fourth Edition. Revised bv Dr. KITTO, Editor of " The Pictorial Bible,
Page 19 - Glimpses of Nature ; And Objects of Interest described during a Visit to the Isle of Wight. Designed to assist and encourage Young Persons in forming habits of observation. By Mrs. LOUDON. Second Edition, enlarged. With Forty-one Illustrations. 3s. 6d. cloth. " We could not recommend a more valuable little volume. It is full of information, conveyed in the most agreeable manner.
Page 25 - The First Book of Geography ; Specially adapted as a Text Book for Beginners, and as a Guide to the Young Teacher. By HUGO REID, author of " Elements of Astronomy," etc. Fourth Edition, carefully revised. 18mo, Is. sewed. " One of the most sensible little books on the subject of Geography we have met with.
Page 18 - WORKS BY THE AUTHOR OF MAMMA'S BIBLE STORIES. Fanny and her Mamma ; Or, Easy Lessons for Children. In which it is attempted to bring Scriptural Principles into daily practice. Illustrated by J. GILBERT.
Page 12 - Our Soldiers, or ANECDOTES OF THE CAMPAIGNS AND GALLANT DEEDS OF THE BRITISH ARMY DURING THE REIGN OF HER MAJESTY QUEEN VICTORIA. By WHG KINGSTON. With Frontispiece.
Page 23 - Trimmer's Concise History of England, revised and brought down to the present Time. By Mrs. MILNER. With Portraits of the Sovereigns. 5s. cloth. Rhymes of Royalty: the History of England in Verse, from the Norman Conquest to the reign of VICTORIA ; with a summary of the leading events in each reign. Fcap. 8vo.
Page 22 - Mamma's Lessons. For her Little Boys and Girls. Thirteenth Edition, with eight Engravings. Price 2s. 6rf. cloth; 3s. 6d. coloured, gilt edges. The Mine; Or, Subterranean Wonders. An Account of the Operations of the Miner and the Products of his Labours; with a Description of the most important in all parts of the World.
Page 18 - Scripture Histories for Little Children. With Sixteen Illustrations by JOHN GILBERT. CONTENTS : — The History of Joseph — History of Moses — History of our Saviour — The Miracles of Christ. Sold separately 6d. each, plain ; Is. coloured. Secret of Wrexford (The), or STELLA DESMOND'S SECRET. By ESTHER CARR. Tales from Catland. Dedicated to the Young Kittens of England. By an OLD TABBY.