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Page 563 - THE Public School Speaker and Reader. A Selection of Prose and Verse from Modern and Standard Authors. Classified and Arranged for the Use of Public Schools, with full Instructions in the Art of Elocution. Compiled and Edited by JE CARPENTER, MA, Ph.D. " The book will, no doubt, be accepted in schools as a standard work.
Page 575 - KINGSTON. ADRIFT IN A BOAT: A Story for Boys. By WHG KINGSTON. THE SILVER LAKE; or, Lost in the Snow. By RM BALLANTYNE. EVENINGS AT HOME. By AIKEX and BARBAULD. SANDFORD AND MERTON. By THOMAS DAY. ROBINSON CRUSOE. By DANIEL DEFOE. THE SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON. WILLIS THE PILOT. 's 2s. "5)omc Gircle
Page 577 - Readings in Prose and Verse. Edited by JE CARPENTER. FIVE DISTINCT VOLUMES, each Complete, paged throughout, with Index. A General Index to the entire work is given with Vol. 5. In fcap.
Page 569 - WARNE'S 3s. 6d. LANSDOWNE FAIRY LIBRARY. In small crown 8vo, doth gilt, Illustrated. Arabian Nights. Revised Edition. By Rev. GF TOWNSEND. Grimm's Fairy Tales and Stories. By Mrs. PAULL. Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales. By Mrs. PAULL. Holme Lee's Fairy Tales. Eastern Tales. (A Companion Volume to the Arabian Nights.) Uniform with the above.
Page 569 - HORACE AND MAY ; or, Unconscious Influence. ELLA AND MARIAN ; or, Rest and Unrest HOME SUNSHINE ; or, The Gordons.
Page 577 - In 48mo, price is. 6d., clotn gilt; or roan, pocket-book style, with elastic band, vs. 6d. The Bijou Gazetteer of the World. Briefly describing, as regards Position, Area, and Population, every Country and State : their Sub-divisions, Provinces, Counties, Principal Towns, Villages, Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Capes, &c. By WR ROSSER.
Page 575 - Jack Hazard and his Fortunes. By JT TROWBRIDGE. Washed Ashore ; or, The Tower of Stormount Bay. By WHG KINGSTON. Evenings at Home. By AIKEN and BARBAULD. Sandford and Merton. By THOMAS DAY. Robinson Crusoe. By DANIEL DEFOE. The Swiss Family Robinson. Willis the Pilot. A " Sequel to "Swiss Family Robinson/ St. George's Key. By WE COGHLAN. Brave Days of Old. Selected and Edited by Mrs. VALENTINE. Daring and Doing. Selected and Edited by Mrs. VALENTINE. Jarwin and Cuffy. A Tale for Boys. By RM BALLANTYNE....
Page 569 - Stories of Old. Bible Narratives for Young Children — Old and New Testament. By CAROLINE HADLEY.
Page 568 - God's Silver ; or, Youthful Days. By the Hon. Mrs. GREENE. Seven to Seventeen ; or, Veronica Gordon. By MM BELL. The Woodleigh Stories ; or, Tales for Sunday Reading. By Rev. HC ADAMS. Fireside Chats with the Youngsters. By EDWIN HODDER.
Page 581 - The Little Castle Maiden. By Hon. Mrs. GREENE. 2. The Boy and the Constellations. By JULIA GODDARD. 3. Nursery Tales. A New Version. 4. Legends from Fairyland. By HOLME LEE. 7. Dreamland ; or, Children's Fairy Stories. 8. Andersen's Tales for the Young. 9. Six Little Princesses. 10. The Three Magic Wands.