The chronicle of Ethelfled, set forth by the author of 'Mary Powell'.

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1861
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Page 229 - MANUAL OF HERALDRY, being a concise Description of the several Terms used, and containing a Dictionary of every Designation in the Science. Illustrated by 400 Engravings on Wood. New Edition, fcap. cloth, 3s.
Page 233 - Word from the Greek, Latin, Saxon, German, Teutonic, Dutch, French, Spanish, and other Languages ; with their present Acceptation and Pronunciation.
Page 221 - This is a very delightful book, especially calculated for the amusement and instruction of our young friends ; and is evidently the production of a right-thinking and accomplished mind." — Church of England Review, " An elegant, interesting, and unobjectionable present for young ladies. The moral of the book turns on benevolence.
Page 29 - Well, therefore, may the holy apoftle of old remind us that our prefent afflictions, which are but for a moment, are working for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory.
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Page 221 - COLA MONTI ; or, the Story of a Genius. A Tale for Boys. By the Author of "How to win Love.
Page 224 - We have rarely had occasion to speak more highly of any work than of this. The purpose of the writer is admirable, the manner of his working out the story is natural and truthful, and the sentiments conveyed are all that can be desired."— Bell's Weekly Messenger. " We are glad to see such tales within the reach of the people. Mechanics' Institutes, and libraries of a popular character, should avail themselves of this edition.
Page 223 - The illustrations are very effective ; and the whole work, externally and internally, is worthy of the patronage of all who love to be instructed as well as amused.
Page 233 - STUDIES IN ENGLISH POETRY ; with short Biographical Sketches, and Notes Explanatory and Critical, intended as a Text-Book for the higher Classes in Schools.

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