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Page 249 - THE MOON: CONSIDERED AS A PLANET, A WORLD, AND A SATELLITE. BY JAMES NASMYTH, CE, AND JAMES CARPENTER, FRAS Late of the Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
Page 250 - As a contribution to the History of Art, his work is unquestionably the most valuable which has yet appeared in England.
Page 227 - Series details the rights and responsibilities of citizens as they exist at present ; it speaks of things as they are — this Series deals with them as reformers think they should be. 1. THE MARQUIS OF LORNE. "IMPERIAL FEDERATION.
Page 243 - Egypt after the War. Being Notes made during a Tour of Inspection, including Experiences and Adventures among the Natives. With Descriptions of their Homes and Customs, to which are added Notes of the latest Archaeological Discoveries. By VILLIERS STUART, of Drpmana, MP, Author of "Nile Gleanings.
Page 227 - political," is not " Party." The volumes are written by politicians who are recognized as authorities on the subjects of which they treat. Each volume is complete in itself, and the writers alone are responsible for the opinions they may express. The Series comes into competition with no existing publication. The valuable " English Citizen" Series details the rights and responsibilities of citizens as they exist at present ; it speaks of things as they are — this Series deals with them as reformers...
Page 227 - Each. The Imperial Parliament Series. EDITED BY SYDNEY BUXTON, MP THE intention of this Series is to place within reach of the general public, at a very cheap rate, short volumes dealing with those topics of the day which lie within the range of practical politics. Notwithstanding the constantly increasing demand for political literature, to enable electors and others to follow the argument in connection with particular reforms, there are at present no easily obtainable and permanent text-books to...
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Page 178 - House is of opinion that a legal power of restraining the issue or renewal of licences should be placed in the hands of the persons most deeply interested and affected — namely, the inhabitante themselves — who are entitled to protection from the injurious consequences of the present system by some efficient measure of local option