On foreign soil, Volume 3

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Page 1 - Und ein Gott ist, ein heiliger Wille lebt, Wie auch der menschliche wanke, Hoch über der Zeit und dem Raume webt Lebendig der höchste Gedanke; Und ob alles in ewigem Wechsel kreist, Es beharret im Wechsel ein ruhiger Geist.
Page 3 - And thou, too, whosoe'er thou art, That readest this brief psalm, As one by one thy hopes depart, Be resolute and calm. O fear not in a world like this, And thou shalt know ere long, Know how sublime a thing it is To suffer and be strong.
Page 2 - He fought his doubts and gather'd strength, He would not make his judgment blind, He faced the spectres of the mind And laid them : thus he came at length To find a stronger faith his own; And Power was with him in the night, Which makes the darkness and the light, And dwells not in the light alone, But in the darkness and the cloud, As over Sinai's peaks of old, While Israel made their gods of gold, Altho
Page 243 - Deserves to be ranked as the most artistic and altogether the best work of fiction its clever and prolific author has yet written." Scotsman. " A really charming story, full of delicate pathos and quiet humour, pleasant to read, and pleasant to remember.
Page 237 - Any reader who wants a good story thoroughly well told cannot do better than read
Page 237 - Crown 8vo, cloth, y. 6d. each. The following Volumes of the Series are now ready, and can be obtained of all Booksellers in Town and Country, and at all Railway Bookstalls :— MY SISTER THE ACTRESS. By FLORENCE MARRY AT, Author of ' The Root of all Evil,
Page 243 - Will be read through with avidity." — Court Journal. " ' My Sister the Actress" is infinitely above the average run of novels. . A skilfully told and remarkably interesting story which will add to Miss Marryat's reputation." — Court Circular. " The tone of the book is distinctly wholesome." — -Scotsman. " It is both clever and amusing.
Page 238 - My Sister the Actress' is the best novel we have had the pleasure of reading from the pen of Miss Florence Marryat." — John Ball. " The three volumes will be read through with avidity." Court Journal. " ' My Sister the Actress" is infinitely above the average run of novels.
Page 239 - Compared with the former works of the authoress of "The Queen of Connaught," this novel must be pronounced second to none.

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