Cambridge Public Library Bulletin, Volumes 1-2

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Cambridge Co-operative Society, 1896 - Classified catalogs (Dewey decimal)
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Page 12 - THE GLACIERS OF THE ALPS : being a Narrative of Excursions and Ascents. An Account of the Origin and Phenomena of Glaciers, and an Exposition of the Physical Principles to which they are related.
Page 22 - GAS MANUFACTURE (THE CHEMISTRY OF). A Hand-Book on the Production, Purification, and Testing of Illuminating Gas, and the Assay of the ByeProducts of Gas Manufacture. For the Use of Students.
Page 67 - CARTER, ET Motive Power and Gearing for Electrical Machinery. A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of the Mechanical Equipment of Power Stations for Electric supply and for Electric Traction.
Page 30 - Unofficial, and Extemporaneous Preparations, with Descriptions of their Properties, Uses, and Doses, Intended as a Hand-Book for Pharmacists and Physicians and a Text-Book for Students.
Page 13 - The evidence, however, seems to point to the conclusion that, when a highly centralized society disintegrates, under the pressure of economic competition, it is because the energy of the race has been exhausted. Consequently, the survivors of such a community lack the power necessary for renewed concentration, and must probably remain inert until supplied with fresh energetic material by the infusion of barbarian blood.
Page 6 - THE HEART OF OAK BOOKS A Collection of Traditional Rhymes and Stories for Children, and of Masterpieces of Poetry and Prose for Use at Home and at School, chosen with special reference to the cultivation of the imagination and the development of a taste for good reading.
Page 112 - The Dawn of Modern Geography; a History of Exploration and Geographical Science: From the Conversion of the Roman Empire to AD 900, with an Account of the Achievements and Writings of the Early Christian, Arab, and Chinese Travellers and Students; From the Close of the Ninth to the Middle of the Thirteenth Century (c.
Page 14 - Blackfoot Lodge Tales," etc. The first volume in the Story of the West Series, edited by RIPLET HITCHCOCK. With 16 full-page Illustrations. 12mo, cloth, $1.50. The object of this series is to preserve the picturesque and individual types of a life in the real West which is rapidly fading away, and to offer the romantic stories of the Indian, explorer, cowboy, miner, soldier, and other representative figures in a permanent form. Mr. Grinnell's intimate personal knowledge of his subject has enabled...
Page 9 - There is not a dull line in his correspondence. Their substance is one of the rarest in epistolary literature, and their style is unique, for in the smallest matters, as in the greatest, Matthew Arnold gave the best of himself to his task; even as a letter writer his motto was
Page 54 - A compact Itinerary of the British Isles, Belgium, and Holland, Germany and the Rhine, Switzerland, France, Austria, and Italy.

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