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Page 397 - Works. The following Volumes are already issued — A RUSSIAN PROPRIETOR. THE COSSACKS. IVAN ILYITCH, AND OTHER STORIES. MY RELIGION. LIFE. MY CONFESSION. CHILDHOOD, BOYHOOD, YOUTH. THE PHYSIOLOGY OF WAR. ANNA KARENINA.
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Page 404 - Ibsen's characters speak and act as if they were hypnotised, and under their creator's imperious demand to reveal themselves. There never was such a mirror held up to nature before : it is too terrible. . . . Yet we must return to Ibsen, with his remorseless surgery, his remorseless electric-light, until we, too, have grown strong and learned to face the naked — if necessary, the flayed and bleeding — reality." — SPEAKER (London). VOL. I. "A DOLL'S HOUSE...
Page 390 - Marks a step of some importance in the study of some difficult physiological and psychological problems which have not yet received much attention in the scientific world of England.
Page 394 - MANACEINE (St. Petersburg). Illustrated. XXXV. THE NATURAL HISTORY OF DIGESTION. By A. LOCKHART GILLESPIE, MD, FRCP ED., FRS ED. With a large number of Illustrations and Diagrams. "Dr. Gillespie's work is one that has been greatly needed. No comprehensive collation of this kind exists in recent English literature.
Page 394 - XXXII. HALLUCINATIONS AND ILLUSIONS: A STUDY OF THE FALLACIES OF PERCEPTION. By EDMUND PARISH. "This remarkable little volume.
Page 390 - His book will probably remain for some time the best work of reference for facts bearing on those traces of the village community which have not been effaced by conquest, encroachment, and the heavy hand of Roman law."— Scottish Leader.
Page 389 - Saturday Review. III. THE ORIGIN OF THE ARYANS. By Dr. ISAAC TAYLOR. Illustrated. Second Edition. " Canon Taylor is probably the most encyclopaedic all-round scholar now living. His new volume on the Origin of the Aryans is a first-rate example of the excellent account to which he can turn his exceptionally wide and varied information. . . Masterly and exhaustive.
Page 406 - COMPACT AND PRACTICAL. In Limp Cloth ; for the Pocket. Price One Shilling, THE EUROPEAN CONVERSATION BOOKS, FRENCH ITALIAN SPANISH GERMAN NORWEGIAN CONTENTS. Hints to Travellers — Everyday Expressions — Arriving at and Leaving a Railway Station — Custom House Enquiries — In a Train — At a Buffet and Restaurant — At an Hotel — Paying an Hotel Bill— Enquiries in a Town — On Board Ship — Embarking and Disembarking — Excursion by Carriage — Enquiries as to Diligences — Enquiries...
Page 42 - The only trades which it seems possible for a joint-stock company to carry on successfully, without an exclusive privilege, are those of which all the operations are capable of being reduced to what is called a routine, or to such a uniformity of method as admits of little or no variation.