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Page xviii - Be his My special thanks, whose even-balanced soul, From first youth tested up to extreme old age, Business could not make dull, nor passion wild ; Who saw life steadily and saw it whole, The mellow glory of the Attic stage, Singer of sweet Colonus, and its child.
Page 70 - (IV. iii.) : What, all my pretty chickens and their dam, At one fell swoop ! A
Page 81 - So the tongue also is a little member and boasteth great things. Behold, how much wood is kindled by how small a fire
Page 148 - Will undoubtedly supersede atlases now in use among schoolboys and undergraduates. It is well bound and cheap at six shillings, but, better than this, it is clearer and more legible than any similar atlas we
Page 148 - PALESTINE, SYRIA, and part of MESOPOTAMIA, and a Map showing St. Paul's Voyages. THE ROMAN EMPIRE (at different epochs). The EASTERN EMPIRES (including EGYPT). ASIA
Page 62 - The rank is but the guinea-stamp, The man's the gowd for a' that.
Page 147 - GREEK TESTAMENT READER. For Use in Schools, comprising consecutive Extracts from the Synoptic Gospels and Passages from the Epistles of St. Paul. By THEOPHILUS D. HALL, MA Crown Svo.
Page xli - •we have in a moment lost the key : the Crystal Palace is the temple of a forgotten creed. The thing always happens sharply : a whisper runs^ through the salons, Mr. Max Beerbohm waves a wand, and a whole generation of great men and. great achievement suddenly looks mildewed and unmeaning.