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Page 176 - Founded by Judge Thomas Hughes, QC (Tom Brown), John Ruskin, Edwd. Vansittart Neale, Lord Mount Temple, and other distinguished friends of purity.
Page 174 - ... it makes between shrubs and trees peculiarly suited to garden cultivation, and those appropriate to the park and woodland. The author desires to encourage the culture of shrubs in gardens, and indicates those most suitable for various purposes and situations.
Page 177 - ANGLER. Edited, with an Introduction, by RICHARD LE GALLIENNE. With Photogravure Portraits of Walton and Cotton, and over 250 Illustrations and Cover-design by EDMUND H. NEW. Pricei5s.net. Fcap. 410. Price $6.00 net. " A delightful edition, charmingly illustrated."— Punch. " Of Mr. Edmund H. New's illustrations we cannot speak too highly. We have never seen better.
Page 176 - SEEDS :ğre reliable, pure, and guaranteed. Each packet bears the Trade Mark, One & All in a garter. Each packet has an imprint of signature of the Managing Director. Each packet bears printed instructions for culture. Most packets are illustrated with the plants painted from life, Each packet is dated with the year of issue. Customers should note these arrangements for their protection and convenience. Agents are not allowed to keep old or inferior seeds in stock.
Page 180 - Lane's book is worthy of a place on the shelves of any sporting library." (Outlook. ) "A most interesting, indeed, an entirely fascinating book.
Page 175 - An Illustrated Series of Practical Handbooks dealing with Country Life. Suitable for the Pocket or Knapsack EDITED BY HARRY ROBERTS Price 3s.
Page 173 - Seakale ; together with a chapter on their cooking and preparation for the table. By CHARLES ILOTT, FRHS, Lecturer on Horticulture to the Cornwall County Council.
Page 177 - The attraction lies chiefly in finding the masterpiece so admirably illustrated by Mr Edmund H. New. In black and white line work of this class he has no equal.
Page 175 - A book of information upon preserving, pickling, bottling, distilling, &c., with many useful hints upon the dairy. THE BIRD BOOK. By AJR ROBERTS. A guide to the study of bird life, with hints as to recognising various species by their flight or their note. THE STABLE HANDBOOK. By TF DALE. With numerous illustrations. THE FISHERMAN'S HANDBOOK. By EDGAR S. SHRUBSOLE. With numerous illustrations and diagrams. THE SAILING HANDBOOK. By CLOVE HITCH. With numerous illustrations. THE KENNEL HANDBOOK. By...