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MONKHOUSE—THE PRECIS BOOK; or, Lessons in Accuracy of Statement and Preciseness of Expression, for Civil Service Students, Self-Education, and Use in Schools. By W. Cosmo Monkhotjsb, of the Board of Trade. Second Edition, Revised. Fcp. 8vo. cloth, 2s. 64.—KEY, 2s. 6d. [Just published
'This mannal cannot fail to shorten and make more pleasant the novitiate of any one proposing to enter the public seni«.'--Co!fTEMPOKAKY Revtjkw.
■ It explains precis; treats of accuracy, clearness, and brevity; gives practical exercises both simple and advanced; and supplies all that a careful pupil need require to enable him to acquire this useful art easily, and on sound principles.'
'Mr. Cosmo Monkhouse has done intending candidates for appointments under the Crown real service by undertaking ttework before us. The example* given, and the hints and suggestions are all excellent, and we cordially commend uwn to the notice of all those who intend " going in *' for Government appointments.'—Civil Service Gazette.
'Mr. Monkhouse's expositions are very clear, the rules he lays down are distinct and intelligible, and the examples and exercseehe gives are well chosen. His work will be found of great service to young men who may be preparing for the Civil Service; but it will also be of benefit to any student who de-ires to acquire the habit of thoroughly understanding what be reads, and of stating in the most concise and methodic way what he writes.'—Scotsman.
'To those who are preparing for Civil Service examinations the book will bo a valuable help, supplying as it does, dear and exhaustive instructions for the preparation of brief but accurate abstracts of official or other correspondence.'
DOBSON.-THE CIVIL SERVICE HANDBOOK OF ENGLISH
LITERATURE. By H. A. Dobson, Board of Trade; Editor of 'The Civil Service History of England,' and Assistant-Editor of 'The Civil Service Geography,' &c. Fcp. 8vo. 3s. cloth. 'An excellent handbook of English literature.'—Atiikn^ltm. 1 'It is with especial pleasure that we can direct attention to Mr. Dobson's work. The author is no mere compiler. , H« evidently appreciates the higher beauties of literature,'—Westminster Review. * Possesses the indispensable and rare merit of accuracy.'—Examiner.
SPENCE.-THE CIVIL SERVICE GEOGRAPHY: General and Political. By the late L. M. D. Spencb. Revised by Thomas Gray, of the Board of Trado. Sixth Edition. 24th Thousand. Woodcuts and Six Maps. Fcp. 2s. 6d. cloth.
'A thoroughly reliable, as well as a most ingenious, compendium of Geography.*—Civil Service Gazette. i * A good manual for practical purposes, adapted to the present state of knowledge.'—Atiiex-eum.
WHITE-THE CIVIL SERVICE HISTORY OF ENGLAND; being a Fact
Book of English History. By F. A. White, B.A. Third Edition. Revised by H. A. Dohson, of the Board of Trade. With Four Maps. 2s. 6d. cloth.
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TATES — THE CIVLL SERVICE ENGLISH GRAMMAR; being Notes on
the History and Grammar of the Language. By W. V. Yates, Windermere Grammar School. Fcp. Is. 6d. cloth.
'* This text book will supply a want much felt, and it is so capitally arranged that we have no hesitation in recomatadiiig it to our readers.'—Civil Service Gazette.
* I never before saw the chief points both of Accidence and History put in so nice, concise, and comprehensive form. Ast student who has paid fair attention to it must attain a high position in any competitive examination.C. Belt,, B. A., Head Master, Grammar School, March.
MOTTEATJ.—THE FIRST FRENCH BOOK; being a Practical First Course of French Grammar, with Exercises combined, for the Use of Civil Service Candidates, Classes, and Private Students. By Achiixb Mottkau. Second Edition, Enlarged. Fcp. Is. 6d. cloth.
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'Well arranged on an easy, simple plan.'—Scotsman.
'There have been numberless French Lesson Books published, but we have not noticed one more likely to be of benefit 1 fcsSadenti than the one before us.'—Civn. Service Gazette.
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THE CIVIL SERVICE CHRONOLOGY OF HISTORY, ART, LITERATURE, and PROGRESS, from the Creation of the- World to the conclusion of the FrancoGerman War. The Continuation by W. D. Hamilton, F.S.A., of H.M. Public Record Office. Fep. 3s. 6d. cloth.
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