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CONTENTS: OUR JOURNEY TO THE HEBRIDES. Third Paper ELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL,
THIRTEEN ILLUSTRATIONS. Drawn by JOSEPH PENNELL.
Head-piece.-The only Castle I drew.---Fisher-boats hauled up near Buckie.---Near Cullen.-Bit of Macduff -
-Coming Home from the Fisheries, Fraserburgh.-Montrose.—Ruins at Arbroath, . WHY CANST THOU NOT AS OTHERS DO ?'
With FRONTISPIECE ILLUSTRATION and HEAD-PIECE, Drawn by EDWIN A. ABBEY and
THE LOWER ST. LAWRENCE
C. H. FARNHAM
Port on the St. Lawrence.--There were other old Men in a Row.'- Return from Duck-shooting.-At Low
fishing-Winter Ferry on the St. Lawrence---Return from Fishing. A MUSEUM OF THE HISTORY OF PARIS
THEODORE CHILD. EIGHT ILLUSTRATIONS. From Photographs, and Drawings by F. V. DU MOND and L. JOUTEL.
Escutcheon with Arms of City of Paris.--Guillotine Cup and Saucer.-Phrygian and Jacobin Caps.-- Revolutionary Marriage Cupboard.--Sabre of Members of the Convention, designed by David.--Sashes worn by Girls at
the Apotheosis of Voltaire.-Arm-chair in which Voltaire died.-Revolutionary Decimal Time-piece. IN DARKNESS. A Poem ..
FLORENCE EARLE COATES. A PINK VILLA. A Story
CONSTANCE FENIMORE WOOLsox. Six ILLUSTRATIONS. Drawn by C. S. REINHART and H. FENN.
Sorrento.-Mrs. Churchill, let me present to you Mr. David Red.'-On the Way to the Deserto.- At the
Deserto.-"She sat down and gathered her child to her Breast.'— Fanny put out her Hands with a bitter Cry.' ELK-HUNTING IN THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS
G. O, SHIELDS, FIVE ILLUSTRATIONS. Drawn by A. B. FROST.
Group of Elk. Following an Elk Trail.--Exterminators.-The Monarch of the Forest. -A Skin Hunter. BOATS ON THE TAGUS
TRISTRAM ELLIS, FIVE ILLUSTRATIONS. Drawn by TRISTRAM ELLIS.
Muletas and Barcos trawling off Cascaes.--Steering Gear of Muleta.—Bringing Home Nets for the Winter.
Varinas at Belem.-Felúa and Straw Frigate. ANNIE KILBURN. A Novel. (Concluded)
WILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS.
... CHARLES GAYARRÉ,
THE NEW ORLEANS BENCH AND BAR IN 1823
INVALIDISM AS A FINE ART
A. B. WARD, THE NEW YORK REAL ESTATE EXCHANGE ...
RICHARD WHEATLEY. ELEVEN ILLUSTRATIONS. From Drawings by W. A. ROGERS, Paintings by MADRAZO and GILBERT STUART, and Photographs by PACH BROTHERS and LUDOVICI.
The present John Jacob Astor.-E. A. Cruikshank - Benjamin Hardwick.-E. H. Ludlow.-Map of New York, 1728.-H. H. Cammann.-Adrian H. Muller.- Auction Sale of Real Estate.--Anthony J. Bleecker.-The highest
Bidder.--The original John Jacob Astor, CAPTAIN LELONGBOW (FULL-PAGE ILLUSTRATION) Drawn by GEORGE DU MAURIER. EDITOR'S EASY CHAIR
GEORGE WILLIAM CURTIS.
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