The classics for the million, an epitome, in English, of the works of the principal Greek and Latin authors
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Page 26 - Britannia: a Collection of the Principal Passages in Latin Authors that refer to this Island, with Vocabulary and Notes. By TS CAYZER. Illustrated with a Map and 29 Woodcuts. Crown 8vo. Price 3s. 6rf. True Stories from Ancient History, chronologically arranged from the Creation of the World to the Death of Charlemagne.
Page 8 - Hurricane Hurry, or THE ADVENTURES OF A NAVAL OFFICER DURING THE AMERICAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE.
Page 30 - Le Babillard : an Amusing Introduction to the French Language. By a FRENCH LADY. Ninth Edition. 16 Plates. Cloth, 2s. Les Jeunes Narrateurs, ou Petits Contes Moraux. With a Key to the Difficult Words and Phrases.
Page 26 - Gaultier's Familiar Geography. With a concise Treatise on the Artificial Sphere, and two coloured Maps, illustrative of the principal Geographical Terms. Sixteenth Edition. 16mo, 3s. cloth. Butler's Outline Maps, and Key, or GEOGRAPHICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL EXERCISES ; with a Set of Coloured Outline Maps, designed for the use of Young Persons. By the late WILLIAM BUTLER. Enlarged by the Author's Son, J.
Page 22 - Keeper's Travels in Search of His Master. 6. The Scottish Orphans. BY LADY STODDART. 7. Never Wrong; or, the Young Disputant; AND "It was only in Fun.
Page 169 - Go .tell the Spartans, thou that passest by. That here, obedient to their laws, we lie ; ' and, ' Of those at famed Thermopylae who lie, Glorious the fortune, bright the destiny.
Page 12 - Seven Birthdays (The), or THE CHILDREN OF FORTUNE. By KATHLEEN KNOX. Starlight Stories, TOLD TO BRIGHT EYES AND LISTENING EARS. By FANNY LABLACHE. Stories of Edward AND HIS LITTLE FRIENDS. Tales of Magic and Meaning. Written and Illustrated by ALFRED CROWQUILL.
Page 11 - By SAMUEL MOSSMAN. Modern British Plutarch (The), or LIVES OF MEN DISTINGUISHED IN THE RECENT HISTORY OF OUR COUNTRY FOR THEIR TALENTS, VIRTUES, AND ACHIEVEMENTS. By WC TAYLOR, LL.D.
Page 14 - 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 267 - There's a bliss beyond all that the minstrel has told, When two, that are link'd in one heavenly tie, With heart never changing and brow never cold, Love on through all ills, and love on till they die...