What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
2nd Edition Achmed Hefzi Adrianople Alcott allowed ambulance waggons amongst arabas arrived Baker Pasha Balkans britzka Bulgarian bullocks caimacam charge Chefket Pasha Circassian cloth extra Colonel command Constantinople Crown 8vo Danube demy 8vo English Englishman Eski Zaghra fire Fratesti French garians gendarme gendarmerie German gilt edges Gorni Dubnek Gourko Grand Duke guard guns hand hill horses hospital Imperial journey Kesanlik Kichenew land leave Lorando Lord Augustus Loftus Lukovitza MacKellar Maps Mehemet Ali miles military morning night Novgorod Numerous Illustrations Orkhanie Osman Pasha Ottoman party passed Philippopolis Plevna prisoner R. D. Blackmore Red Crescent road rode Rose Library Roumanian round Russian Guard Russian officer Sarell sent Shipka side Simnitza Sistova Small post 8vo soldiers Sophia Stafford House Story Suleiman Suleiman Pasha Sultan surgeons taken Telliche tent tion told town troops Turkey Turkish army Turks village vols women Woodcuts wounded zaptieh
Page 8 - 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 - 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 2 - 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...
Page 7 - Price 6s. each; or in calf extra, price los. 6d. The Gentle Life. Essays in aid of the Formation of Character of Gentlemen and Gentlewomen. Tenth Edition. "Deserves to be printed in letters of gold, and circulated in every house."— Chambers' Journal. About in the World. Essays by the Author of "The Gentle Life.
Page 8 - Familiar Words. An Index Verborum, or Quotation Handbook. Affording an immediate Reference to Phrases and Sentences that have become embedded in the English language. 3rd and enlarged Edition. "The most extensive dictionary of quotation we have met with." — Notes and Queries. Essays by Montaigne. Edited and Annotated by the Author of "The Gentle Life.
Page 10 - The Gayworthys." New Edition, cloth extra, 3*. 6d. Also, in Rose Library, 2 vols., 2s.
Page 2 - St. Louis, King of France. The Essays of Abraham Cowley, including all his Prose Works. Abdallah ; or the Four Leaves. By EDOUARD LABOULLAYE. Table-Talk and Opinions of Napoleon Buonaparte. Vathek : An Oriental Romance. By WILLIAM BECKFORD. The King and the Commons. A Selection of Cavalier and Puritan Songs.
Page 5 - Books. 2s. 6d. each, Illustrated by CW COPE, RA, T. CRESWICK, RA, E. DUNCAN, BIRKET FOSTER, JC HORSLEY, ARA, G. HICKS, R. REDGRAVE, RA, C. STONEHOUSE, F. TAYLER, G. THOMAS, HJ TOWNSHEND, EH WEHNERT, HARRISON WEIR, &c. Bloomfield's Farmer's Boy. Campbell's Pleasures of Hope. Coleridge's Ancient Mariner. Goldsmith's Deserted Village. Goldsmith's Vicar of Wakefield. Gray's Elegy in a Churchyard. Keat's Eve of St. Agnes. Milton's L' Allegro. Poetry of Nature. Harrison Weir. Rogers
Page 13 - Js. 6d. 1. The Great Lone Land. By Major WF BUTLER, CB 2. The Wild North Land. By Major WF BUTLER, CB 3.
Page 9 - Gouffe. The Royal Cookery Book. By JULES GOUFFE ; translated and adapted for English use by ALPHONSE GOUFFE, Head Pastrycook to Her Majesty the Queen. Illustrated with large plates printed in colours. 161 Woodcuts, 8vo, cloth extra, gilt edges, 2l. 2s. • Domestic Edition, half-bound, 10^. 6d. " By far the ablest and most complete work on cookery that has ever been submitted to the gastronomical world.