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Page 248 - DAVIDSON (JOHN). PLAYS : An Unhistorical Pastoral ; A Romantic Farce ; Bruce, a Chronicle Play ; Smith, a Tragic Farce ; Scaramouch in Naxos, a Pantomime, with a Frontispiece and Cover Design by AUBREY BEARDSLEY.
Page 246 - ... where a stipulation has been made to the contrary, and of printing a separate edition of any of the books for America irrespective of the numbers to which the English editions are limited. The numbers mentioned do not include copies sent to the public libraries, nor those sent for review.
Page 250 - HANSSON (OLA). See EGERTON. HARLAND (HENRY). GREY ROSES. (See KEYNOTES SERIES.) HAYES (ALFRED). THE VALE OF ARDEN AND OTHER POEMS. With a Title-page and a Cover designed by EH NEW. Fcap. 8vo.
Page 55 - And upon the golden altar they shall spread a cloth of blue, and cover it with a covering of badgers...
Page 238 - He has imparted to the three tales in this volume something of that atmosphere of eerie fantasy which Poe knew how to conjure, proceeding by the analysis of a baffling intricacy of detail to an unforeseen conclusion. The themes and their treatment are alike highly imaginative.
Page 231 - As a work of art the book has the merit of brevity and smart writing ; while the denouement is skilfully prepared, and comes as a surprise. If the book had been intended as a satire on the ' ' new woman " sort of literature, it would have been most brilliant ; but assuming it to be written in earnest, we can heartily praise the form of its construction without agreeing with the sentiments expressed.' — St. James's Gazette. Shows considerable power and aptitude.
Page 241 - We doubt if any other living woman-writer could have written quite so well.'— Saturday Review. ' It is rare indeed to meet, in English, with a number of short stories of such distinction from an English pen.
Page 253 - GEORGE MEREDITH: Some Characteristics. With a Bibliography (much enlarged) by JOHN LANE, portrait, etc. Fourth Edition. Cr. 8vo. Purple cloth. 5s. 6d. net. THE RELIGION OF A LITERARY MAN.