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Unprotected Females in Sicily, Calabria, and on the Top of Mount Ętna ...
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Page 30 - Ben Howard ; or, Truth and Honesty. By C. Adams. Bessie and Tom : A Book for Boys and Girls. Beechnut : A Franconian Story. By Jacob Abbott. Wallace : A Franconian Story. By Jacob Abbott.
Page 30 - Madeline. By Jacob Abbott. Mary Erskine. By Jacob Abbott. Mary Bell. By Jacob Abbott. Visit to my Birth-place. By Miss Bunbury. Carl Krinken ; or, The Christmas Stocking. By Miss Wetherell. Mr. Rutherford's Children. By Miss Wetherell. Mr. Rutherford's Children.
Page 32 - With large Coloured Illustrations by Harrison Weir. THE FAITHLESS PARROT. With large Coloured Illustrations by CH Bennett. A LITTLE GIRL'S VISIT TO A FLOWER-GARDEN.
Page 12 - THE DAWNINGS OF GENIUS, exemplified and exhibited in the Early Lives of Distinguished Men., By the Rev..
Page 6 - SPENSER'S FAERIE QUEENE. Illustrated by Corbould. CHAUCER'S CANTERBURY TALES. Illustrated by ditto. KIRKE WHITE. By Southey. Illustrated by Birket Foster. SOUTHEY'S JOAN OF ARC, AND MINOR POEMS. Illustrated by Gilbert. POPE'S POETICAL WORKS. Edited by Carey. MILTON'S POETICAL WORKS. Illustrated by Harvey. THOMSON, BEATTIE, AND WEST. Illust. by Birket Foster. HERBERT. With Life and Notes by Rev. RA Willmott.
Page 12 - ROBINSON CRUSOE ; including His Further Adventures. By DANIEL DEFOE. Illustrated by Phiz. " The passing delightful story of many generations, the always entertaining book., and the subject of copy to all ages.'* SANDFORD AND MERTON. By THOMAS DAY. Newly Revised and Edited. With Illustrations. "A favourite of nearly a century — how many books pass into dull forgetfulness in one-tenth of that time P All young people can study with much advantage the history of Sandford and Merton.
Page 30 - Whittington and his Cat. 30. History of our Pets. 31. Punch and Judy. 32. History of John Gilpin. 33. History of Blue Beard. 34. Old Mother Hubbard. 35. Little Totty. 36. Cock Robin and Jenny Wren. 37. Sinbad the Sailor. 38. Jack and the Bean Stalk. 39. The House that Jack Built.
Page 30 - Polly's Doll's House. 4. Story of Reynard the Fox. 5. Mother Bunch's Evening Party 6. The Victoria Alphabet. 7. Aunt Mavor's Picture Gallery. 8. Aunt Mavor's Alphabet. 9. Charles Gray's Travels. 10. Uncle Hugh's Country House. 11. Willie's Holiday. 12. The Cat's Tea Party. 13. The Conceited Goldfinch. 14. Nursery Alphabet. 15. History of Tom Thumb. 16. Cinderella, or the Three Sisters.
Page 24 - Biographies. By the REV. JAMES WHITE, Author of "Landmarks of English History," &c. With a PORTRAIT of BURNS. MABEL VAUGHAN. By MISS CUMMINS, Author of
Page 12 - The ' Moral Tales' of Madame Guizot are generally as well appreciated by younger children than they were originally intended for, as they are by persons of maturer years, so numerous are the sound lessons of good sense and proper influence paramount throughout these works.