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Hunting, Shooting, and Fishing: A Sporting Miscellany - Primary Source Edition
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Page 9 - There is not a single thought in the volume that does not contribute in some measure to the formation of a true gentleman.
Page 3 - Hazlitt's Round Table. With Biographical Introduction. The Religio Medici, Hydriotaphia, and the Letter to a Friend. By Sir Thomas Browne, Knt. Ballad Poetry of the Affections. By Robert Buchanan. Coleridge's Christabel, and other Imaginative Poems. With Preface by Algernon C. Swinburne. Lord Chesterfield's Letters, Sentences, and Maxims.
Page 6 - Discoveries of Prince Henry the Navigator, and their Results ; being the Narrative of the Discovery by Sea, within One Century, of more than Half the World. By RICHARD HENRY MAJOR, FSA Demy 8vo, with several Woodcuts, 4 Maps, and a Portrait of Prince Henry in Colours. Cloth extra, 15^.
Page 9 - The chapters are so lively in themselves, so mingled with shrewd views of human nature, so full of illustrative anecdotes, that the reader cannot fail to be amused.
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Page 13 - Tales." 2. The Lad and the North Wind, ditto. 3. The Pancake, ditto. Low's Standard Library of Travel and Adventure. Crown 8vo, bound uniformly in cloth extra, price *js. 6d. 1. The Great Lone Land. By Major WF BUTLER, CB 2.