Holland: its institutions, its press, kings and prisons

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Page 362 - STO, 1 vol., price 6s. Voyages to China, India, and America. By WSS Bradshaw. London : JF Hope, 16, Great Marlborough-street. Post 8vo, 1 vol., price 4s. (Ready.) Italy's Hope : A Tale of Florence. By John Ashford, Author of
Page 361 - Works intrusted to his care are Printed in the very best style, and at prices far below the usual charges, AUTHORS ABOUT TO PUBLISH will find it much to their advantage to apply to him. Specimens, Estimates, and all particulars forwarded gratuitously, by return of post.
Page 366 - There are evident touches of poetry in it. The stream of the verse has a gleam of gold. The author is apparently very young, but has undoubtedly shown that he possesses the poetic temperament An unusually pure tone and purpose in the book augur well for the future of the writer.
Page 224 - ... everybody, rich and poor, can easily reach. At The Hague, when I got up in the morning and looked out of the window of my room at the hotel, I saw a herd of about twenty deer quietly feeding in William's Park, a pleasure-ground adorned with villas, monuments and statues. Says a Dutch author: "The Hague has a tree, a flower and a bird for each of its sixty thousand inhabitants.
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Page 197 - Jonker was not the only one who forwarded reports to the king or the government. It is amusing to observe how, in the petty states of old Europe, projectors of financial measures spring up like mushrooms, whenever a political crisis appears on the horizon.
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Page 368 - London : JF Hope, 16, Great Marlborough-street. Lately published, in one vol., post 8vo., price 2s. 6d., cloth 3s. 6d. China : a Popular History, with a Chronological account of the most remarkable events from the earliest period to the present day. By Sir Oscar Oliphant, Kt. London : JF Hope, 16, Great Marlborough-street. Post 8vo, price 4s. (Just ready.) Wild Notes. By E. Passingham. London...
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