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Page 4 - Mr. Kipling knows and appreciates the English in India, and is a born story-teller and a man of humour into the bargain. ... It would be hard to find better reading.
Page 5 - Mr. Kipling's verse is strong, vivid, full of character. . . . Unmistakable genius rings in every line.* — Times. ' The ballads teem with imagination, they palpitate with emotion. We read them with laughter and tears : the metres throb in our pulses, the cunningly ordered words tingle with life; and if this be not poetry, what is ? '—Pall Mall Gazette.
Page 25 - With Introduction and Notes, by FJ ROWE, MA, and WT WEBB, MA, Professors of English Literature, Presidency College, Calcutta. [In preparation.
Page 14 - The work is written in a clear and practical way." The Field. —"Of the many popular veterinary books which have come under our notice, this is certainly one of the most scientific and reliable. The...
Page 22 - The Civil Service of India; An Army List of the Three Presidencies; A Railway Directory; A Newspaper and Periodical Directory; A Conveyance Directory; Tea, Indigo, Silk, and Coffee Concerns; List of Clubs in India; Alphabetical List of Residents. In thick Royal Octavo.
Page 13 - I have no hesitation in saying that the present edition is for many reasons superior to its predecessors. It is written very carefully, and with much knowledge and experience on the author's part, whilst it possesses the great advantage of bringing up the subject to the present level of Medical Science.
Page 9 - We may take it that as regards Indian laws and customs Mr. Field shows himself to be at once an able and skilled authority. In order, however, to render his work more complete, he has compiled, chiefly from Blue-books and similar public sources, a mass of information having reference to the land laws of most European countries, of the United States of America, and our Australasian Colonies.
Page 26 - IL PENSEROSO, LYCIDAS, ARCADES, SONNETS, &c. With Introduction and Notes, by W. BELL, MA, Professor of Philosophy and Logic, Government College, Lahore. Gl. 8vo.
Page 14 - THE INDIAN COOKERY BOOK. A Practical Handbook to the Kitchen in India : ADAPTED TO THE THREE PRESIDENCIES. Containing Original and Approved Recipes in every department of Indian Cookery ; Recipes for Summer Beverages and Home-made Liqueurs ; Medicinal and other Recipes ; together with a variety of things worth knowing. BY A THIRTY-FIVE YEARS