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Page 162 - Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on the labour that I had laboured to do : and behold, all was vanity and vexation of spirit, and there was no profit under the sun.
Page 24 - NIMMO'S NINEPENNY SERIES FOR BOYS AND GIRLS. In demy 18mo, with Illustrations, elegantly bound in cloth. THIS Series of Books will be found unequalled for genuine interest and value, and it is believed they will be eagerly welcomed by thoughtful children of both sexes. Parents may rest assured that each Volume teaches some noble lesson, or enforces some valuable truth. 1. In tbe Brave Days of Old ; or, The Story of the Spanish Armada. For Boys and Girls. 2. The Lost Ruby. By the Author of ' The Basket...
Page 205 - And thou, too, whosoe'er thou art, That readest this brief psalm, As one by one thy hopes depart, Be resolute and calm. O fear not in a world like this, And thou shalt know ere long, Know how sublime a thing it is To suffer and be strong.
Page 20 - Evenings at Home ; or, The Juvenile Budget Opened. Consisting of a variety of Miscellaneous Pieces, for the Instruction and Amusement of Young Persons. By Dr.
Page 10 - ... 6d. each. Each Volume contains a Memoir, and is illustrated with a Portrait of the Author engraved on Steel, and numerous full-page Illustrations on Wood, from designs by eminent Artists; also beautiful Illuminated Title-page. 1. LONGFELLOW'S POETICAL WORKS. 2. SCOTT'S POETICAL WORKS. 3. BYRON'S POETICAL WORKS. 4. MOORE'S POETICAL WORKS. 5. WORDSWORTH'S POETICAL WORKS. [Continued on next page.
Page 26 - God is attempted to be unfolded, and more especially the state of probation which is set apart for them on earth to fit and prepare erring mortals for the society of the saints The work, as a whole, displays an originality of conception, a flow of language, and a closeness of reasoning rarely found in religious publications The author combats the pleasing and generally accepted belief, that DEATH WILL EFFECT AN ENTIRE CHANGE ON THE SPIRITUAL CONDITION OF OUR SOULS, and that all who enter into bliss...
Page 18 - BUSH, MA • 4. My New Home : A Woman's Diary. 5. Home Heroines: Tales for Girls, By TS Arthur, Author of ' Life's Crosses,' etc. 6. Lessons from Women's Lives. By Sarah J. Hale. 7. The Boseville Family. A Historical Tale of the Eighteenth Century. By Mrs. AS ORE, Author of ' Mountain Patriots,
Page 23 - Gratitude and Probity. And other Stories for the Young. With 21 Illustrations.
Page 26 - This is certainly one of the most remarkable works which have been issued from the press during the present generation ; and we have no doubt it will prove as acceptable to the public as the two attractive volumes to which it forms an appropriate and beautiful sequel.