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Page 15 - LL.D., Downing Professor of the Laws of England in the University of Cambridge.
Page 15 - A most splendid and fascinating book on a subject of undying interest. The great feature of the book is the use the author has made of the existing portraits of the Caesars and the admirable critical subtlety he has exhibited in dealing with this line of research. It is brilliantly written, and the illustrations are supplied on a scale of profuse magnificence.
Page 28 - DANIELL, MA CARDINAL MANNING. By AW HUTTON, MA CHARLES SIMEON. By HCG MOULE, DD JOHN KEBLE. By WALTER LOCK, DD THOMAS CHALMERS. By Mrs. OLIPHANT. LANCELOT ANDREWES. By R. L. OTTLEY, MA AUGUSTINE OF CANTERBURY.
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Page 17 - The main feature of this gorgeous volume is its great wealth of beautiful photogravures and finely - executed wood engravings, constituting a complete pictorial chronicle of Napoleon I.'s personal history from the days of his early childhood at Ajaccio to the date of his second interment.
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Page 3 - THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF SIR JOHN EVERETT MILLAIS, President of the Royal Academy. With 319 Illustrations, of which 9 are Photogravure.
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