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Page 242 - Historical Treasury; comprising a General Introductory Outline of Universal History, Ancient and Modern, and a Series of separate Histories of every principal Nation that exists ; their Rise, Progress, and Present Condition, the Moral and Social Character of their respective inhabitants, their Religion, Manners and Customs, &c.
Page 237 - THE RELIGION OF ANCIENT BRITAIN HISTORICALLY CONSIDERED: or, a Succinct Account of the several Religious Systems which have obtained in this Island from the Earliest Times to the Norman Conquect : including an Investigation into the Early Progress of Error in the Christian Church, the Introduction of the Gospel into Britain, and the State of Religion in England till Popery had gained the ascendancy.
Page 453 - The Cabinet lawyer: A Popular Digest of the Laws of England, Civil and Criminal; with a Dictionary of Law Terms. Maxims. Statutes, and Judicial Antiquities ; Correct Tables of Assessed Taxes, Stamp Duties, Excise Licenses, and Post-Horse Duties ; PostOffice Regulations ; and Prison Discipline. 17th Edition, comprising the Public Acts of the Session 1858.
Page 127 - This is one of the first examples, in our country, of a classic edited with scholarlike skill. The same spirit led him, later in life, to publish in the North American Review, and afterwards in a pamphlet, " Observations on the Importance of Greek Literature, and the Best Method of Studying the Classics," translated from the Latin of Professor Wyttenbach.
Page 302 - Pour trancher court, je tiens pour un axiome cette proposition identique qui n'est diversifiée que par l'accent : que ce qui n'est pas véritablement un être n'est pas non plus véritablement un être.
Page 499 - Accounts, &c. : shewing, WITHOUT CALCULATION, the Number of Days from every Day in the Year to any other Day, for any period not exceeding 365 Days. By THOMAS READER. Post 8vo.
Page 189 - Recueil manuel et pratique de traités, conventions et autres actes diplomatiques sur lesquels sont établis les relations et les rapports existant aujourd'hui entre les divers États souverains du globe, depuis l'année 1760 jusqu'à l'époque actuelle. Par le baron C. de Martens et le baron F. de Cussy. 7 vol. 8».
Page 330 - DEUTSCHES LESEBUCH, or GERMAN READING BOOK. New edition, enlarged, improved, and adapted to the use of English Students, by DR. A. HEIMANN, Professor of German at the London University. Seventh edition, 12mo, cloth boards, 5s. This is one of the most desirable and useful Reading...
Page 200 - Notes of a Journey from Cornhill to GRAND CAIRO, BY WAY OF LISBON, ATHENS, CONSTANTINOPLE, AND JERUSALEM. By WM THACKERAY. With a Coloured Frontispiece. Second Edition. Small SVO, cloth. 6*. Christmas Books : Containing 'MRS. PERKINS' BALL,' 'DR. BIRCH,