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Historical Pictures of the Middle Ages, in Black and White: Made on the Spot ...
Robert Moore (Mrs)
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2d Edition abbess abbey abbot abbot of Reichnau abbot of St Albert Alsace ancient Anne barons Basle beautiful bishop Bishop of Basle bishop of Constance bishop of Lausanne brother cantons castle cathedral century chronicle church citizens cloister cloth coloured convent count of Toggenburg crown death Deseription Dominican duke duke of Swabia early ecclesiastical emperor empress Engravings on Wood favour Fcap female Foolscap Gall German German florins Habsburg Helvetia Henry HISTORY holy honour Illustrations imperial Italy J. C. Loudon John Klingenthal ladies Lausanne Lord ment monastery monastic monks morocco mountains nature noble numerous nuns papal papal bull period Plates pope Portrait possession present prince prioress Reformation religious Rhine rich Rohert royal Rudolph Sigismund sisters spirit Swabia Swiss Switzerland Thierstein throne Toggenburg Translated TREATISE Ulric vassals Vignette Titles vols walls Wartz whilst Woodcuts Wurstisen young
Page 81 - Of every hearer; for it so falls out That what we have we prize not to the worth Whiles we enjoy it, but being lack'd and lost, Why, then we rack the value, then we find The virtue that possession would not show us Whiles it was ours.
Page 23 - TREATISE ON FOOD AND DIET: With Observations on the Dietetical Regimen suited for Disordered States of the Digestive Organs ; and an Account of the Dietaries of some of the principal Metropolitan and other Establishments for Paupers, Lunatics, Criminals, Children, the Sick, &c. By JON. PEREIRA, MDFRS & LS Author of
Page 22 - Murray's Encyclopaedia of Geography ; comprising a complete Description of the Earth : Exhibiting its Relation to the Heavenly Bodies, its Physical Structure, the Natural History of each Country, and the Industry, Commerce, Political Institutions, and Civil and Social State of All Nations. Second Edition ; with 82 Maps, and upwards of 1,000 other Woodcuts. 8vo. price 60s. Neale.
Page 14 - Boy's Country Book : Being the Real Life of a Country Boy, written by himself ; exhibiting all the Amusements, Pleasures, and Pursuits of Children in the Country. New Edition ; with 40 Woodcuts. Fcp. 8vo. price 6s. Howitt. — The Rural Life of England.
Page 6 - Encyclopaedia of Rural Sports; or, a complete Account, Historical, Practical, and Descriptive, of Hunting, Shooting, Fishing, Racing, and other Field Sports and Athletic Amusements of the present day.
Page 13 - MUSCOLOGIA BRITANNICA. Containing the Mosses of Great Britain and Ireland, systematically arranged and described ; with Plates, illustrative of the character of the Genera and Species. By Sir WJ HOOKER and T.
Page 19 - A General Dictionary of Geography, Descriptive, Physical, Statistical, and Historical ; forming a complete Gazetteer of the World. By A. KEITH JOHNSTON, FRSE 8vo. 31s. 6d. M'Culloch's Dictionary, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical, of the various Countries, Places, and principal Natural Objects in the World.
Page 31 - TURTON'S (DR.) MANUAL OF THE LAND AND FRESHWATER SHELLS of the BRITISH ISLANDS. A New Edition, thoroughly revised and with considerable Additions. By JOHN EDWARD GRAY, Keeper of the Zoological Collection in the British Museum. Post 8vo. with Woodcuts, and 12 Coloured Plates 15s. cloth. TWELVE YEARS AGO : A TALE. By the Author of " Letters to my Unknown Friends.
Page 230 - And then there was a little isle, (•>) Which in my very face did smile, The only one in view ; A small green isle, it seem'd no more, Scarce broader than my dungeon floor, But in it there were three tall trees, And o'er it blew the mountain breeze, And by it there were waters flowing, And on it there were young flowers growing, Of gentle breath and hue.