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Page 229 - MANUAL OF HERALDRY, being a concise Description of the several Terms used, and containing a Dictionary of every Designation in the Science. Illustrated by 400 Engravings on Wood. New Edition, fcap. cloth, 3s.
Page 221 - This is a very delightful book, especially calculated for the amusement and instruction of our young friends ; and is evidently the production of a right-thinking and accomplished mind." — Church of England Review, " An elegant, interesting, and unobjectionable present for young ladies. The moral of the book turns on benevolence.
Page 29 - Well, therefore, may the holy apoftle of old remind us that our prefent afflictions, which are but for a moment, are working for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory.
Page 214 - THE PILGRIM FATHERS; OR, THE FOUNDERS OF NEW ENGLAND IN THE REIGN OF JAMES THE FIRST.
Page 214 - WALKS ABOUT JERUSALEM AND ITS ENVIRONS. By WH BARTLETT. Illustrated by Twenty-four Engravings on Steel, Two Maps, and many Woodcuts. New Edition, super-royal 8vo. cloth, full gilt, 10s. 6d. " We have, at length, in this attractive volume, the desideratum of a complete picturesque guide to the topography of Jerusalem.
Page 221 - COLA MONTI ; or, the Story of a Genius. A Tale for Boys. By the Author of "How to win Love.
Page 224 - We have rarely had occasion to speak more highly of any work than of this. The purpose of the writer is admirable, the manner of his working out the story is natural and truthful, and the sentiments conveyed are all that can be desired."— Bell's Weekly Messenger. " We are glad to see such tales within the reach of the people. Mechanics' Institutes, and libraries of a popular character, should avail themselves of this edition.
Page 223 - The illustrations are very effective ; and the whole work, externally and internally, is worthy of the patronage of all who love to be instructed as well as amused.